Cisco Systems® announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco® ONT 1031 Gigabit Ethernet Series Optical Network Terminator. The last day to order the Cisco ONT 1031 Gigabit Ethernet Series Optical Network Terminator is September 15, 2005. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from theCiscoTechnical Assistance Center (TAC) until September 15, 2010. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the Cisco ONT 1031 Gigabit Ethernet Series Optical Network Terminator. Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement.
Cisco ONT 1031 Gigabit Ethernet Series Optical Network Terminator customers are encouraged to migrate to Cisco Catalyst
® 2940, 2950, or 2970 series switches.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco ONT 1031 Gigabit Ethernet Series Optical Network Terminator
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.
March 15, 2005
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
September 15, 2005
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.
December 15, 2005
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.
September 15, 2006
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. The extension or renewal period cannot extend beyond the last date of support.
June 15, 2010
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.
September 15, 2010
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
Cisco ONT 1031 1 LX 1 10/100/1000T media converter
Special key for ONT 1000 case
PRODUCT MIGRATION OPTIONS
The recommended replacement for the Cisco ONT 1031 Gigabit Ethernet Series Optical Network Terminator is Cisco Catalyst 2940, 2950, or 2970 series switches.
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.