Cisco Systems® announces the end-of-sale and end-of life dates for the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 2 Related Memory Modules. The last day to order the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 2 Related Memory Modules is November 9, 2007. 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 Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 2 Related Memory Modules. Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 2 Related Memory Modules
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.
May 11, 2007
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
November 9, 2007
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.
February 7, 2008
End of Routine Failure Analysis Date: HW
The last-possible date a routine failure analysis may be performed to determine the cause of product failure or defect.
November 8, 2008
End of New Service Attachment Date: HW
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.
November 8, 2008
End of Service Contract Renewal Date: HW
The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.
February 4, 2012
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.
November 7, 2012
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
Cat6500 Sup1/Sup1A/Sup2, PCMCIA Flash Mem Card, 16MB Spare
Cat6500 Sup1/Sup1A/Sup2, PCMCIA Flash Mem Card, 24MB Spare
Catalyst 6500 128MB DRAM on the MSFC2
Catalyst 6500 128MB DRAM on the MSFC2, Spare
Catalyst 6500 256MB DRAM on the MSFC2, Spare
SUP1A-MSFC Upgrade Kit, including 128MB DRAM and MSFC2
Catalyst 6500 128MB DRAM Upgrade on Supervisor (SUP1), Spare
Catalyst 6500 128MB DRAM on the Supervisor (SUP2), Spare
Catalyst 6500 256MB DRAM on the Supervisor (SUP2), Spare
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.