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Entry type: Product note, Entry ID: 109475360, Entry date: 04/13/2015
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Type Discontinuation of the SIMATIC NET PROFIBUS PC Modules CP 5611 A2 and CP 5621

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Effective Oct. 01, 2015, the CP 5611 A2 (PCI) and CP 5621 (PCI-Express) modules will be type discontinued. At the same time the list price will be increased by 25%.

Affected Article No.’s:

CP 5611 A2                6GK1 561-1AA01

CP 5621                     6GK1 562-1AA00

The follow-on products CP 5612 (PCI) and CP 5622 (PCI-Express) were released for delivery in 2012.

Information on the new modules is available from the delivery release at entry ID 66464992 and the download of the Win XP Support Package at entry ID 84138725

Last time purchases of the modules will be possible until end of September 2015, e.g. for legacy systems with Windows 2000 or for users of PROFIBUS network analysis software.

The modules will remain available on a spare part basis for the time being.

Please speak to your local Siemens partner if you have any questions.

Security information
In order to protect plants, systems, machines and networks against cyber threats, it is necessary to implement – and continuously maintain – a holistic, state-of-the-art industrial security concept. Siemens’ products and solutions constitute one element of such a concept. For more information about industrial security, please visit
http://www.siemens.com/industrialsecurity.