Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of life dates for the Cisco IOS Stateful Failover of Network Address Translation (SNAT). The last day to order the affected product(s) is January 20, 2011. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) as shown in Table 1 of the EoL bulletin. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the affected product(s). Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement. For customers with active and paid service and support contracts, support will be available until the termination date of the contract, even if this date exceeds the Last Date of Support shown in Table 1.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco IOS Stateful Failover of Network Address Translation (SNAT)
End-of-Life Announcement Date
The date the document that announces the end of sale and end of life of a product is distributed to the general public.
July 22, 2010
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
January 20, 2011
Last Ship Date Feature
The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers. Actual ship date is dependent on lead time.
April 20, 2011
End of SW Maintenance Releases Date Feature
The last date that Cisco Engineering may release any final software maintenance releases or bug fixes. After this date, Cisco Engineering will no longer develop, repair, maintain, or test the product software.
January 20, 2012
End of New Service Attachment Date Feature
For equipment and software that is not covered by a service-and-support contract, this is the last date to order a new service-and-support contract or add the equipment and/or software to an existing service-and-support contract.
January 20, 2012
Last Date of Support Feature
The last date to receive service and support for the product. After this date, all support services for the product are unavailable, and the product becomes obsolete.
January 31, 2014
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
Replacement Product Part Number
Replacement Product Description
Base Server Software
ASA 5505 Appliance with SW, 10 Users, 8 ports, DES