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Release Notes for Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express, Release 12.5
Determining the Software Version
Upgrading to a New Software Release
New Features in Unified CME, Release 12.5
Support for Virtual CME on Cisco Cloud Services Router 1000V Series
Support for KEM Modules on Cisco 8800 Series IP Phones on Unified CME
Support for Cisco ATA 191 on Unified CME
Support for Cisco Jabber on Unified CME
Open Caveats—Unified CME, Release 12.5
Obtain Documentation and Submit a Service Request
First Published: November 30, 2018
This Release Notes document describes the features of Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express, Release 12.5 (Cisco IOS XE Gibraltar 16.10.1a).
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The Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Router platforms require 4 GB of DRAM.
The following Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Router platforms are supported:
For more information on supported images and minimum software version requirement, see the “Information About Cisco Unified CME Software” section of the Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express Administrator Guide.
To determine the correct Cisco IOS release to support a specific Unified CME version, see the Cisco Unified CME and Cisco IOS Software Version Compatibility Matrix.
Use Cisco Feature Navigator to find information about platform support and Cisco IOS software image support. To access Cisco Feature Navigator, go to http://www.cisco.com/go/cfn. An account on Cisco.com is not required.
To determine the release of Cisco IOS software currently running on your Cisco router, log in to the router and enter the show version command. The following sample output from the show version command indicates the Cisco IOS release on the first output line:
To upgrade to a new software release, see the “Installing and Upgrading Cisco Unified CME Software” section of the Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express Administrator Guide.
Use Cisco Feature Navigator to find information about platform support and software image support. Cisco Feature Navigator enables you to determine which software images support a specific software release, feature set, or platform. To access Cisco Feature Navigator, go to http://www.cisco.com/go/cfn.
The following new features are introduced for Unified CME, Release 12.5 on the Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Routers:
For information on support for Virtual CME (vCME) on Cisco Cloud Services Router 1000V Series, see Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express System Administrator Guide.
For information on introduction of support for A-KEM (CP-8800-Audio) and V-KEM (CP-8800-Video) Modules with Cisco 8800 Series IP Phones on Unified CME, see Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express System Administrator Guide.
For information on introduction of support for Cisco ATA 191 on Unified CME, see Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express System Administrator Guide.
For information on support for Cisco Jabber on Unified CME, see Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express System Administrator Guide.
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