Cisco announces the end-of-life dates for the Cisco UCS Director Software Version 5.5 software.
Software maintenance support for 5.5 software release end on July 10, 2021. No patches or maintenance releases will be provided for Cisco UCS Director 5.5 release after that date.
Starting July 10, 2019 only sev1 and security vulnerability issues will be addressed, and it may be necessary to upgrade to later software release to correct a reported problem.
Software maintenance requires an active service contract.
Product Migration Options
Current Cisco UCS Director 5.5 customers can upgrade to latest Cisco UCS Director 6.x release.
Install and upgrade guides can be found here: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/support/servers-unified-computing/ucs-director/products-installation-guides-list.html.
Cisco Takeback and Recycle program helps businesses dispose properly of surplus products that have reached their end of useful life. The program is open to all business users of Cisco equipment and its associated brands and subsidiaries. For more information, go to: https://www.cisco.com/web/about/ac227/ac228/ac231/about_cisco_takeback_recycling.html.
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