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EOS/EOL for the Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor Engine III with NFFC I & II

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Cisco® announces the end-of-sale and end-of life dates for the Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor Engine III with NFFC I & II and associated daughter card upgrades. The last day to order the affected product(s) is April 30, 2000. 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 Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor Engine III with NFFC I & II and associated daughter card upgrades

Milestone

Definition

Date

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.

April 30, 2000

Last Ship Date:
HW

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 31, 2000

Last Date of Support:
HW

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.

May 31, 2005

Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement

End-of-Sale Product Part Number

Product Description

Replacement Product Part Number

Replacement Product Description

WS-C5505-S3

Catalyst 5505, w A/C Power and Sup 3 w/ NFFC (WS-X5530-E2)

There is currently no replacement product available for this product.

 

WS-C5505-S3-48R

C5505 w A/C, Sup 3(E-2), SX Uplink, WS-X5225R x 2, License

See the Product Migration Options section below for detailed information on replacing this product.

 

WS-C5509-S3-E3

Catalyst 5509, w A/C Power / Sup 3 w/ NFFC II (WS-X5530-E3)

See the Product Migration Options section below for detailed information on replacing this product.

 

WS-F5521=

Catalyst 5000 Supervisor III NetFlow Feature Card (spare)

WS-F5521A=

Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor III NFFC-A (spare)

WS-F5531=

NetFlow Feature Card II (Upgrade)

WS-F5531A=

Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor III NFFC II-A (spare)

WS-X5530-E2

Catalyst 5002/5000/5505/5500 Supervisor III Base Mod w/ NFFC

WS-X5530-E2A

Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor III w/ NFFC-A

WS-X5530-E2=

Catalyst 5002/5000/5505/5500 Sup III Base Mod w/ NFFC(spare)

WS-X5530-E2A=

Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor III w/ NFFC-A

WS-X5530-E3

Catalyst 5500/5000 Supervisor Engine III Module w/NFFC II

WS-X5530-E3A

Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor III w/ NFFC II-A

WS-X5530-E3=

Catalyst 5500/5000 Sup Engine III Module w/NFFC II spare

WS-X5530-E3A=

Catalyst 5000 Family Supervisor III w/ NFFC II-A

Product Migration Options

After April 30, 2000, orders for the Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC and Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC II should be replaced with Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC-A and Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC II-A, respectively.
Relative to Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC and Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC II, Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC-A and Supervisor Engine III w/ NFFC II-A offer increased functionality at an equivalent price.

For More Information

For more information about the Cisco End-of-Life Policy, go to:
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/prod_end_of_life.html
To subscribe to receive end-of-life/end-of-sale information, go to:
http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/FieldNoticeTool/field-notice