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End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco UCS C210 M1 General-Purpose Rack-Mount Server

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Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of life dates for the Cisco UCS C210 M1 General-Purpose Rack-Mount Server. The last day to order the affected product(s) is February 4, 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 under the terms and conditions of customers' service contract.

Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco UCS C210 M1 General-Purpose Rack-Mount Server




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.

November 5, 2010

End-of-Sale Date

The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.

February 4, 2011

Last Ship Date:

The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers. Actual ship date is dependent on lead time.

May 5, 2011

End of Routine Failure Analysis Date:

The last-possible date a routine failure analysis may be performed to determine the cause of hardware product failure or defect.

February 4, 2012

End of New Service Attachment Date:

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.

February 4, 2012

End of Service Contract Renewal Date:

The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.

May 2, 2015

Last Date of Support:

The last date to receive applicable service and support for the product as entitled by active service contracts or by warranty terms and conditions. After this date, all support services for the product are unavailable, and the product becomes obsolete.

February 29, 2016

HW = Hardware OS SW = Operating System Software App. SW = Application Software

Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement

End-of-Sale Product
Part Number

Product Description

Replacement Product Part Number

Replacement Product Description

Additional Information


UCS C210 M1 Srvr w/1PSU, w/o CPU, mem, HDD, DVD or PCIe card


UCS C240 M3 SFF w/o CPU, mem, HD, PCIe, w/ rail kit, expdr



UCS C210 M1 Srvr w/o CPU, mem, HDD, DVD, PCIe cards, or PSU


UCS C240 M3 SFF w/o CPU, mem, HD, PCIe, PSU, rail kit



UCS C210 Rack Svr, 2x E5520, 6x4GB ddr 1333, 2PS, LSI1064


UCS C240 M3 SFF2, 1xE5-2620, 1x8GB,ROM55, 2x650W, SD, RAILS



UCS C210 Rack Svr, 2x E5540, 6x4GB, SAS Expand, 2PS, LSI6g


UCS C240 M3 SFF2, 1xE5-2640, 1x8GB, ROM55, 2x650W, SD, RAILS


Product Migration Options

Customers are encouraged to migrate to the Cisco UCS C240 M3 General-Purpose Rack-Mount Server. Information about this product can be found at:

Table 3. Product Comparisons


Cisco UCS C210 M1 General-Purpose Rack-Mount Server

Cisco UCS C240 M3 General-Purpose Rack-Mount Server

Processor Sockets



Processors Supported

Intel Xeon 5500 Series

Intel Xeon 5600 Series

Memory Capacity

12 DIMMs; up to 96 GB

12 DIMMs; up to 192 GB

Memory Size and Speed

2, 4, and 8 GB DDR3; 1066 MHz and 1333 MHz

2, 4, and 8 GB DDR3; 1066 MHz and 1333 MHz

Internal Disk Drive

16x 2.5" SAS or SATA or SSD

16x 2.5" SAS or SATA or SSD

Integrated Raid



Mezzanine I/O Adapter Slots



I/O Throughput

Up to 20 Gbps

Up to 20 Gbps

Form Factor



Max. Servers per Chassis



Service prices for Cisco products are subject to change after the product End of Sale date.
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