Life Cycle Stage Codes

 
Life Cycle Stage Codes Life Cycle Description Displayed Web Status Meaning Additional Information Notes
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PRODUCT INTRODUCTION PENDING Introduction Pending Product is in planning or early design stage. Samples may or may not exist. Specification changes can occur and planned introduction dates may be delayed. No orders or product shipments permitted. Note: This life cycle stage is not part of EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model).
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PRODUCT NEWLY INTRO'D/RAMP-UP Active Beginning to ramp up production. Can supply limited quantities. Orders and shipments permitted. Note: See EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model) for more information.
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PRODUCT RAPID GROWTH Product in rapid growth phase. Manufacturing capacity is being added. Orders and shipments permitted. Note: See EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model) for more information.
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PRODUCT STABLE GROWTH/MATURITY Product growth stabilizes and peaks. Product quality is very high. Orders and shipments permitted. Product is highly recommended for use in new designs. Note: See EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model) for more information.
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PRODUCT MATURITY/SATURATION Sales and capacity have leveled out. Orders and shipments permitted. Note: See EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model) for more information.
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NOT RECOMMENDED(DECLINING) Not Recommended for New Design Capacity beginning to decline. Orders and shipments permitted. Product not recommended for new designs. Note: See EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model) for more information.
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PROD PHASE OUT/SEE LAST ORD DT End of Life Capacity declining rapidly. Formal discontinuance notice may be issued. Limitations on shipments can occur, but orders are pressed toward final and last buy. Product should not be considered for new designs. Note: See EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model) for more information.
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PRODUCT LAST SHIPMENTS No Longer Manufactured Product in final stage of shipments after a formal Life Time Buy notice or product cancellation. Shipments made to existing orders. Manufacturing capacity limitations may exist. New orders are limited to existing or residual inventory. Note: This life cycle stage is not part of EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model).
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REMOVED FROM ACTIVE PORTFOLIO Product is considered no longer available. Inventory is removed. All supporting hardware, software, and documentation for the product are removed. No new orders, no shipments, and no inventory exist. Note: This life cycle stage is not part of EIA-724 (Product Life Cycle Data Model).