Cisco Systems® announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Sun Netra 120 and Sunfire V120 Servers for use with the Cisco® PGW 2200 Softswitch, Cisco PGW 2200 H.323 Signaling Interface, and Cisco Billing and Measurements Server.
The last day to order the affected product is March 30, 2006. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until March 30, 2011. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the affected product. Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement.
Customers are encouraged to migrate to the other supported Sun platforms.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Sun Netra 120 and Sunfire V120 Servers
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.
September 30, 2005
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
March 30, 2006
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.
June 30, 2006
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.
March 30, 2007
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.
March 30, 2007
End of Service Contract Renewal Date
The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.
September 30, 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.
March 30, 2011
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
Nonredundant Sunfire V120 with 1 CPU, 2 GB memory
Nonredundant Sunfire V120 with 1 CPU, 2 GB memory, spare
Redundant Sunfire V120 with 1 CPU, 2 GB memory
Nonredundant Sun Netra 120 with 1 CPU, 2 GB memory
Nonredundant Sun Netra 120 with 1 CPU, 2 GB memory, spare
Redundant Sun Netra 120 with 1 CPU, 2 GB memory
Nonredundant Sunfire V120 with 1 CPU, 1 GB memory with Quad Ethernet
Redundant Sunfire V120 with 1 CPU, 1 GB memory with Quad Ethernet
Nonredundant Sun Netra 120 with 1 CPU, 1 GB memory with Quad Ethernet
Redundant Sun Netra 120 with 1 CPU, 1 GB memory with Quad Ethernet
PRODUCT MIGRATION OPTIONS
Sun has announced end of sale of the Netra 120. Currently, Netra 240s and 440s are certified for use with Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch application software. Other platforms will be certified prior to the end of sale of the Sun Netra 120 and Sunfire V120 for use with Cisco PGW 2200 H.323 Signaling Interface, and Cisco Billing and Measurements Server application software. Please check with your Cisco account team or Cisco reseller to obtain the latest list of supported hardware.
This notification addresses only the availability of Sun Netra 120 and Sunfire V120 servers procured through and supported by Cisco Systems that are used as host platforms for Cisco application software. The Sun Netra 120 and Sunfire V120 servers may continue to be purchased from other sources, including directly from Sun Microsystems or authorized resellers, beyond the dates listed in this notice.