Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco Catalyst 2950 LRE Switch, Customer Premise Equipment and POTS Splitter.
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.
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
Last shipment 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.
End of software maintenance releases date
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.
End of routine failure analysis date
The last-possible date a routine failure analysis may be performed to determine the cause of product failure or defect.
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.
End of service contract renewal date
The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.
Last date of support
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.
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
LRE Bundle 2950 w 24 CPE 575
Long Reach Ethernet CPE
Long Reach Ethernet CPE - 24 pack
Long Reach Ethernet CPE - 6PK
POTS Splitter, 1MHz, 48 Port
24-port 2950-based Long Reach Ethernet Switch
8-port 2950-based Long Reach Ethernet Switch
PRODUCT MIGRATION OPTIONS
There is no migration path or replacement product for Long Range Ethernet.
Customers can use the Cisco Technology Migration Plan (TMP) to trade in products and receive credit toward the purchase of new Cisco equipment. For more information about Cisco TMP, go to: http://www.cisco.com/go/tradein/. The Cisco TMP application requires all users to have a Cisco.com user ID.
For more information about the Cisco Cisco Catalyst 2950 LRE Switch, Customer Premise Equipment and POTS Splitter, visit http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/switches/ps4916/prod_eol_notices_list.html or contact your local account representative or email@example.com.