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End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Select Cisco Compute System Microsoft Windows Server 2016

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Updated:December 6, 2019

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Overview

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Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Select Cisco Compute System Microsoft Windows Server 2016. The last day to order the affected product(s) is December 31, 2019. 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 Select Cisco Compute System Microsoft Windows Server 2016

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.

December 3, 2019

End-of-Sale Date:
OS SW

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

December 31, 2019

Last Ship Date:
OS 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.

December 31, 2019

End of SW Maintenance Releases Date:
OS 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.

December 30, 2020

End of New Service Attachment Date:
OS 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.

December 30, 2020

End of Service Contract Renewal Date:
OS SW

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

March 27, 2024

Last Date of Support:
OS 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.

December 31, 2024

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

MSWS-16-DC24C-NS

Windows Server 2016 DC (24 Cores/Unlim VMs) - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-DC16C-NS

Windows Server 2019 DC (16 Cores/Unlim VMs) - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-DC24C-RM

Windows Server 2016 DC (24Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-DC16C-RM

Windows Server 2019 DC (16Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

-

MSWS-16-DCA4C

Windows Server 2016 Data Center - Additional 4 Cores

MSWS-19-DCA2C

Windows Server 2019 Data Center - Additional 2 Cores

-

MSWS-16-ST16C

Windows Server 2016 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs)

MSWS-19-ST16C

Windows Server 2019 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs)

-

MSWS-16-ST24C-NS

Windows Server 2016 Standard (24 Cores/2 VMs) - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-ST16C-NS

Windows Server 2019 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs) - No Cisco SVC

-

HX-MSWS-16-DCA2C

Windows Server 2016 Data Center - Additional 2 Cores

HX-MSWS-19-DCA2C

Windows Server 2019 Data Center - Additional 2 Cores

-

MSWS-16-ST24C

Windows Server 2016 Standard (24 Cores/2 VMs)

MSWS-19-ST16C

Windows Server 2019 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs)

-

MSWS-16-ST24C-RM

Windows Server 2016 Stan (24Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-ST16C-RM

Windows Server 2019 Stan (16 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

-

HX-MSWS-16-DC16C

Windows Server 2016 Data Center (16 Cores/Unlimited VMs)

HX-MSWS-19-DC16C

Windows Server 2019 Data Center (16 Cores/Unlimited VMs)

-

MSWS-16-DC24C

Windows Server 2016 Data Center (24 Cores/Unlimited VMs)

MSWS-19-DC16C

Windows Server 2019 Data Center (16 Cores/Unlimited VMs)

-

MSWS-16-DCA2C

Windows Server 2016 Data Center - Additional 2 Cores

MSWS-19-DCA2C

Windows Server 2019 Data Center - Additional 2 Cores

-

MSWS-16-ST16C-NS

Windows Server 2016 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs) - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-ST16C-NS

Windows Server 2019 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs) - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-ST16C-RM

Windows Server 2016 Stan (16 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-ST16C-RM

Windows Server 2019 Stan (16 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

-

HX-MSWS-16-DC-RM

Windows Server 2016 Data Center Recovery Media DVD Only

HX-MSWS-19-DC-RM

Windows Server 2019 DC (16Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

-

HX-MSWS-16-ST16C

Windows Server 2016 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs)

HX-MSWS-19-ST16C

Windows Server 2019 Standard (16 Cores/2 VMs)

-

MSWS-16-DCA16C-NS

Windows Server 2016 DC - Additional 16 Cores - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-DCA2C-NS

Windows Server 2019 DC - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-DCA2C-NS

Windows Server 2016 DC - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-DCA2C-NS

Windows Server 2019 DC - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-ST24C-RM=

Windows Server 2016 Stan (24 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-ST16C-RM=

Windows Server 2019 Stan (16 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

-

MSWS-16-STA4C-NS

Windows Server 2016 Stan - Additional 4 Cores - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-STA2C-NS

Windows Server 2019 Stan - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-DC16C-RM

Windows Server 2016 DC (16Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-DC16C-RM

Windows Server 2019 DC (16Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

-

MSWS-16-ST16C-RM=

Windows Server 2016 Stan (16 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-ST16C-RM=

Windows Server 2019 Stan (16 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

-

MSWS-16-STA2C-NS

Windows Server 2016 Stan - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-STA2C-NS

Windows Server 2019 Stan - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-STA4C

Windows Server 2016 Standard - Additional 4 Cores

MSWS-19-STA2C

Windows Server 2019 Standard - Additional 2 Cores

-

MSWS-16-DC16C

Windows Server 2016 Data Center (16 Cores/Unlimited VMs)

MSWS-19-DC16C

Windows Server 2019 Data Center (16 Cores/Unlimited VMs)

-

MSWS-16-DC16C-NS

Windows Server 2016 DC (16 Cores/Unlim VMs) - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-DC16C-NS

Windows Server 2019 DC (16 Cores/Unlim VMs) - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-DC24C-RM=

Windows Server 2016 DC (24Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-DC16C-RM=

Windows Server 2019 DC (16Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

-

MSWS-16-DCA16C

Windows Server 2016 Data Center - Additional 16 Cores

MSWS-19-DCA2C

Windows Server 2019 Data Center - Additional 2 Cores

-

MSWS-16-STA2C

Windows Server 2016 Standard - Additional 2 Cores

MSWS-19-STA2C

Windows Server 2019 Standard - Additional 2 Cores

-

HX-MSWS-16-ST-RM

Windows Server 2016 Standard Recovery Media DVD Only

HX-MSWS-19-ST-RM

Windows Server 2019 Stan (16 Cores/2 VMs) Rec Media DVD Only

-

HX-MSWS-16-STA2C

Windows Server 2016 Standard - Additional 2 Cores

HX-MSWS-19-STA2C

Windows Server 2019 Standard - Additional 2 Cores

-

MSWS-16-DC16C-RM=

Windows Server 2016 DC (16Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

MSWS-19-DC16C-RM=

Windows Server 2019 DC (16Cores/Unlim VM) Rec Media DVD Only

-

MSWS-16-DCA4C-NS

Windows Server 2016 DC - Additional 4 Cores - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-DCA2C-NS

Windows Server 2019 DC - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

-

MSWS-16-STA16C

Windows Server 2016 Standard - Additional 16 Cores

MSWS-19-STA2C

Windows Server 2019 Standard - Additional 2 Cores

-

MSWS-16-STA16C-NS

Windows Server 2016 Stan - Additional 16Cores - No Cisco SVC

MSWS-19-STA2C-NS

Windows Server 2019 Stan - Additional 2 Cores - No Cisco SVC

-

Product migration options

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

The Cisco Takeback and Recycle program helps businesses properly dispose 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.

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.

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