Product Notice
As technologies evolve, stay up to date and in the know regarding extenuating factors, industry trends and market conditions that may temporarily impact CPI logistics, materials and other product-related matters. 
Effective Date Product Group Temporary Change or Update Notes
1-21-2022 RMR Enclosures, Stainless Steel Please note this product is temporarily unavailable. RMR Enclosures manufactured from Stainless Steel are temporarily unavailable due to significant volatility in the market for stainless steel. CPI will continue to offer all RMR Enclosures manufactured from mild steel.
12-15-2021 eConnect® Power Distribution Unit (PDU) No Log4Shell (log4j) Vulnerability on eConnect® Power Distribution Units (PDUs)
On December 10, 2021, a critical severity Remote Code Execution (RCE) exploit disclosure for log4j was published as CVE-2021-44228. The vulnerability has been coined as Log4Shell. The log4j framework allows Java developers to log data in their applications.
Chatsworth Products (CPI) has confirmed that CVE-2021-44228 does not impact the eConnect® PDU platform. The eConnect PDU platform does not utilize any Apache or Java technologies.
10-11-2021 eConnect® Power Distribution Unit (PDU) No AUX ports on eConnect® Power Distribution Units (PDUs) Please note that vertical eConnect® PDUs that are not pre-integrated into a Chatsworth Products (CPI) cabinet with electronic locks will ship without the two AUX ports generally found on the field-replaceable controller module of all Monitored, Monitored Pro, Switched and Switched Pro eConnect PDUs. This is a temporary action being taken due to a severe industry-wide shortage of semiconductor components associated with the AUX ports.

The only function enabled by the AUX ports is the integration of an RFID Electronic Lock Kit into the eConnect PDU. If you deploy eConnect PDUs without AUX ports now and wish to add electronic locks in the future, please contact the CPI Technical Support Team. Once supplies are back to normal, CPI will initiate a swap of the field-replaceable controller module to one with AUX ports, contingent on an order for RFID Electronic Lock Kits being placed. Please note that swapping of the module can be performed without affecting basic power distribution.

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