Term, Expiration, Renewals. The term of each Support Plan shall be the period identified in the applicable purchase order and shall begin on date of shipment of the Product by SanDisk. For software Products, the date of shipment shall be the date of delivery unless otherwise noted in Customer's order acknowledgement. If the applicable quote or SanDisk confirmation document does not state the term, the initial term shall be one (1) year. Upon expiration of the initial term and acceptance by SanDisk of a valid purchase order for a Support Plan renewal term, the Support Services will automatically be renewed for successive periods as specified in the applicable purchase order.