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 Cisco 2710 Wireless Location Appliance of the Cisco 2700 Series. All successor products are fully compatible with Cisco's suite of Lightweight Access Point Protocol (LWAPP) products for the Cisco Unified Wireless Network. Table 2 provides relevant information for migrating to the replacement product. More information about the replacement product can be found at: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/wireless/index.html
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the 2700 Wireless Location Appliance
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 3, 2006
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
May 24, 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.
August 16, 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.
August 16, 2007
End of Service Contract Renewal Date
The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.
November 11, 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.
August 15, 2011
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
Replacement Product Part Number
Replacement Product Description
Cisco Location Appliance 2700 Series, Redhat Linux
ROHS compliant version of New Location Appliance
PRODUCT MIGRATION OPTIONS
The recommended replacement for the Cisco 2700 Wireless Location Appliance is the Cisco 2710 Wireless Location Appliance of the Cisco 2700 Series.
Customers can use the Cisco Technology Migration Program (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.