Explore Cisco
How to Buy

Have an account?

  •   Personalized content
  •   Your products and support

Need an account?

Create an account

End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco ASR 9000 VSM Arbor DDoS Licenses

Available Languages

Download Options

  • PDF
    (424.0 KB)
    View with Adobe Reader on a variety of devices
Updated:August 24, 2021

Bias-Free Language

The documentation set for this product strives to use bias-free language. For the purposes of this documentation set, bias-free is defined as language that does not imply discrimination based on age, disability, gender, racial identity, ethnic identity, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, and intersectionality. Exceptions may be present in the documentation due to language that is hardcoded in the user interfaces of the product software, language used based on RFP documentation, or language that is used by a referenced third-party product. Learn more about how Cisco is using Inclusive Language.

Available Languages

Download Options

  • PDF
    (424.0 KB)
    View with Adobe Reader on a variety of devices
Updated:August 24, 2021

Table of Contents

 

 

Overview

EOL14415

Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco ASR 9000 VSM Arbor DDoS Licenses. The last day to order the affected product(s) is February 21, 2022. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) as shown in Table 1 of the EoL bulletin. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the affected product(s). Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement. For customers with active and paid service and support contracts, support will be available under the terms and conditions of customers' service contract.

End-of-life milestones

Table 1.      End-of-life milestones and dates for the Cisco ASR 9000 VSM Arbor DDoS Licenses

Milestone

Definition

Date

End-of-Life Announcement Date

The date the document that announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life of a product is distributed to the general public.

August 23, 2021

End-of-Sale Date:
App SW

The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.

February 21, 2022

Last Ship Date:
App SW

The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers. Actual ship date is dependent on lead time.

May 22, 2022

End of SW Maintenance Releases Date:
App SW

The last date that Cisco Engineering may release any final software maintenance releases or bug fixes. After this date, Cisco Engineering will no longer develop, repair, maintain, or test the product software.

February 21, 2023

End of New Service Attachment Date:
App SW

For equipment and software that is not covered by a service-and-support contract, this is the last date to order a new service-and-support contract or add the equipment and/or software to an existing service-and-support contract.

February 21, 2023

End of Service Contract Renewal Date:
App SW

The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.

May 19, 2024

Last Date of Support:
App SW

The last date to receive applicable service and support for the product as entitled by active service contracts or by warranty terms and conditions. After this date, all support services for the product are unavailable, and the product becomes obsolete.

February 28, 2025

HW = Hardware         OS SW = Operating System Software         App. SW = Application Software

Product part numbers

Table 2.      Product part numbers affected by this announcement

End-of-Sale Product Part Number

Product Description

Replacement Product Part Number

Replacement Product Description

Additional Information

A9K-DDOS-SP-BASIC

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Basic

VSLN-PP-EDGE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Edge Rtr, 2K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-BASIC=

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Basic

VSLN-PP-EDGE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Edge Rtr, 2K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-CORE

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Core Router

VSLN-PP-CORE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Core Rtr, 10K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-CORE=

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Core Router

VSLN-PP-CORE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Core Rtr, 10K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-EDGE

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Edge Router

VSLN-PP-EDGE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Edge Rtr, 2K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-EDGE=

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Edge Router

VSLN-PP-EDGE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Edge Rtr, 2K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-MO500

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License - Add 500 Managed Objects

VSLN-PP-MO500

Perpet Sightline SW License (500 MO) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-U25

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License - Additional 25 Users

VSLN-PP-U25

Perpet Sightline SW License (25 Users) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-10G

DDoS software license for 10G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-10G

Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-10G=

DDoS software license for 10G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-10G

Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-20G

DDoS software license for 20G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-20G=

DDoS software license for 20G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-40G

DDoS software license for 40G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-40G=

DDoS software license for 40G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-60G

DDoS Software Scrubbing for 60G

VTMS-PP-100G

Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-LIC-60G=

DDoS Software Scrubbing license for 60G (Spare)

VTMS-PP-100G

Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-10

AIF subcription license for one TMS 10G

VTMS-PP-10G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-10=

ASR 9K AIF 1-year Subscription One vDDoS instance 10Gbps

VTMS-PP-10G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-20

AIF subcription license for one TMS 20G

VTMS-PP-25G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (25Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-20=

ASR 9K AIF 1-year Subscription One vDDoS instance 20Gbps

VTMS-PP-25G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (25Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-40

AIF subcription license for one TMS 40G

VTMS-PP-50G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (50Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-40=

ASR 9K AIF 1-year Subscription One vDDoS instance 40Gbps

VTMS-PP-50G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (50Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-60G

AIF subcription license for one TMS 60G

VTMS-PP-100G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-60G=

AIF subcription license for one TMS 60G(Spare)

VTMS-PP-100G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-10U20G

DDoS License to upgrade from 10G to 20G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-10U20G=

DDoS License to upgrade from 10G to 20G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-10U40G

DDoS License to upgrade from 10G to 40G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-10U40G=

DDoS License to upgrade from 10G to 40G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-20U40G

DDoS License to upgrade from 20G to 40G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-20U40G=

DDoS License to upgrade from 20G to 40G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-40U60G=

Virtual DDOS 40G to 60G scrubbing upgrade license

VTMS-PP-100G

Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-20U60G=

DDoS License to upgrade from 20G to 60G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-100G

Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-10U20

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Subs Upgrade One vDDoS 10Gbps to 20Gbps

VTMS-PP-25G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (25Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-10U40

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Subs Upgrade One vDDoS 10Gbps to 40Gbps

VTMS-PP-50G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (50Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-20U60

AIF Subsription upgrade license from 20G to 60G for one TMS

VTMS-PP-100G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-20U40

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Subs Upgrade One vDDoS 20Gbps to 40Gbps

VTMS-PP-50G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (50Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-40U60

AIF Subsription upgrade license from 40G to 60G for one TMS

VTMS-PP-100G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-10U60G=

DDoS License to upgrade from 10G to 60G scrubbing

VTMS-PP-100G

Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-10-C

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Subscription One vDDoS instance 10Gbps China

VTMS-PP-10G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-10U60

AIF Subsription upgrade license from 10G to 60G for one TMS

VTMS-PP-100G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (100 Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-20-C

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Subscription One vDDoS instance 20Gbps China

VTMS-PP-25G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (25Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF-40-C

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Subscription One vDDoS instance 40Gbps China

VTMS-PP-50G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (50Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF10U20C

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Upgrade One vDDoS 10Gbps to 20Gbps China

VTMS-PP-25G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (25Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF10U40C

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Upgrade One vDDoS 10Gbps to 40Gbps China

VTMS-PP-50G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (50Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-AIF20U40C

ASR 9K AIF 1-yr Upgrade One vDDoS 20Gbps to 40Gbps China

VTMS-PP-50G-M

Renew 1yr M&S + AIF Perpet TMS SW License (50Gbps)

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-10G

ASR 9000 DDoS Solution License for up to 10G of Scrubbing

VTMS-PP-10G

Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-10G=

ASR 9000 DDoS Solution License for up to 10G of Scrubbing

VTMS-PP-10G

Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-10U20

ASR 9000 vDDOS Scrubbing upgrade license from 10G to 20G

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-10U40

ASR 9000 vDDOS Scrubbing upgrade license from 10G to 40G

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-20G

ASR 9000 DDoS Solution License for up to 20G of Scrubbing

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-20G=

ASR 9000 DDoS Solution License for up to 20G of Scrubbing

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-20U40

ASR 9000 vDDOS Scrubbing upgrade license from 20G to 40G

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-40G

ASR 9000 DDoS Solution License for up to 40G of Scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-CHN-40G=

ASR 9000 DDoS Solution License for up to 40G of Scrubbing

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-CORE-C

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Core Router China

VSLN-PP-CORE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Core Rtr, 10K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-EDGE-C

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Edge Router China

VSLN-PP-EDGE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Edge Rtr, 2K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SP-U25-C

ASR 9K DDoS SP License - Additional 25 Users China

VSLN-PP-U25

Perpet Sightline SW License (25 Users) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SPBASIC-C

ASR 9K DDoS SP Monitoring License Basic China

VSLN-PP-EDGE

Perpet Sightline SW License (1 Edge Rtr, 2K FPS) + 1yr M&S

-

A9K-DDOS-SPMO500-C

ASR 9K DDoS SP License Additional 500 Managed Objects China

VSLN-PP-MO500

Perpet Sightline SW License (500 MO) + 1yr M&S

-

S-A9K-DDOS-10GLIC

ASR9K DDoS License for up to 10G of Scrubbing/Mitigation

VTMS-PP-10G

Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

S-A9K-DDOS-10GLIC=

ASR9K DDoS License for up to 10G of Scrubbing/Mitigation

VTMS-PP-10G

Perpet TMS SW License (10 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

S-A9K-DDOS-20GLIC

ASR9K DDoS License for up to 20G of Scrubbing/Mitigation

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

S-A9K-DDOS-20GLIC=

ASR9K DDoS License for up to 20G of Scrubbing/Mitigation

VTMS-PP-25G

Perpet TMS SW License (25 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

S-A9K-DDOS-40GLIC

ASR9K DDoS License for up to 40G of Scrubbing/Mitigation

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

S-A9K-DDOS-40GLIC=

ASR9K DDoS License for up to 40G of Scrubbing/Mitigation

VTMS-PP-50G

Perpet TMS SW License (50 Gbps pool) + 1yr M&S + AIF

-

Product migration options

Service prices for Cisco products are subject to change after the product End-of-Sale date.

For more information

For more information about the Cisco End-of-Life Policy, go to: https://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_end-of-life_policy.html.

For more information about the Cisco Product Warranties, go to: https://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/prod_warranties_listing.html.

To subscribe to receive end-of-life/end-of-sale information, go to: https://www.cisco.com/cisco/support/notifications.html.

Any authorized translation issued by Cisco Systems or affiliates of this end-of-life Product Bulletin is intended to help customers understand the content described in the English version. This translation is the result of a commercially reasonable effort; however, if there are discrepancies between the English version and the translated document, please refer to the English version, which is considered authoritative.

 

 

 

Learn more