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Cisco IAD2400 Series Integrated Access Devices

End-of-Sale and End-of-Life for Cisco IAD2420 Series

Product Bulletin, No. 2379


End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco IAD2420 Series


Cisco Systems announces the end of life of the Cisco® IAD2420 integrated access devices. Please refer to Table 1 for product ID and description of the products which are being announced for End of Sale.

Table 1   Cisco IAD2420 Series Platforms End-of-Life

Product ID  Product Description 

IAD2420-16FXS

One 10BaseT port with 16 FXS analog voice ports

IAD2421-8FXS

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 8 FXS analog voice port

IAD2421-16FXS

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS analog voice port

IAD2421-16FXS8FXO

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS and 8 FXO analog voice port

IAD2421-1T1

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with One T1 digital voice port

IAD2423-8FXS

One ADSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 8 FXS analog voice port

IAD2424-8FXS

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 8 FXS analog voice ports

IAD2424-16FXS

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS analog voice ports

IAD2424-16FXS8FXO

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS and 8 FXO analog voice ports

IAD2424-1T1

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with One T1 digital voice port

The last day to order the Cisco IAD2420 series products is July 12, 2004. Customers will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until July 12, 2009 for Hardware. Table 2 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the Cisco IAD2420 Series products

Customers are encouraged to migrate to the Cisco IAD2430 series products, the next generation IADs. Information about this product can be found at: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/gatecont/ps887/ps5321/index.html . Table 3 provides relevant information for migrating from the Cisco IAD2420 series products to the Cisco IAD2430 series products or Cisco 3700 Series products.

Table 2   End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco IAD2420 Series Platforms

Milestone   Definition   Date 

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.

December 15, 2003

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.

July 12, 2004

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.

October 15, 2004

End of software maintenance releases date

The last date that Cisco Engineering may release any final software maintenance releases or bug fixes. After this date, Cisco Engineering will no longer develop, repair, maintain, or test the product software.

July 19, 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.

July 19, 2005

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.

July 19, 2005

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.

Apr 19, 2009 for Hardware

 

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.

Jul 12, 2009 for HW/OS

Table 3   Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement

End-of-Sale Product Part Number  Product Description 

IAD2420-16FXS

One 10BaseT port with 16 FXS analog voice ports

IAD2421-8FXS

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 8 FXS analog voice port

IAD2421-16FXS

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS analog voice port

IAD2421-16FXS8FXO

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS and 8 FXO analog voice port

IAD2421-1T1

One T1 WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with One T1 digital voice port

IAD2423-8FXS

One ADSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 8 FXS analog voice port

IAD2424-8FXS

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 8 FXS analog voice ports

IAD2424-16FXS

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS analog voice ports

IAD2424-16FXS8FXO

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with 16 FXS and 8 FXO analog voice ports

IAD2424-1T1

One G.SHDSL WAN port, One 10BaseT port, with One T1 digital voice port

Product Migration Options

The recommended replacement for the Cisco IAD2420 Series is mainly the Cisco IAD2430 Series. Exact SKU replacement options are shown in Table 4. The Cisco IAD2430 series offers next generation hardware architecture and is a further evolution of the product specifically designed for use as a managed CPE to offer VoIP services in a Service Provider environment. Hardware feature highlights of the new IAD2430 series include:

  • Increased analog port density of 24 ports
  • Integrated on-board T1s (with CSU/DSUs)
  • Single VWIC for flexibility: FXO for backup, BRI for data backup, xDSL for emerging markets
  • DC Battery Backup Input

With the exception of the IAD2420 series platforms with 16FXS and 8FXO combinations, all IAD2420 series are recommended to migrate to the IAD2430 series. For exact platform ID replacement options, please refer to Table 5.

Table 4   Product Comparisons

   Cisco IAD2420 Series Platforms  Cisco IAD2430 Series Platforms 

8 FXS, 16 FXS, 24 FXS

Yes, 8 FXS and 16 FXS only

Yes

On board T1/E1

Yes, T1 only

Yes, one to two T1/E1

Ethernet

No, only 10BaseT

Yes, one to two 10/100BaseT

VWIC

No

Yes, one

DC battery back up

No

Yes, 12V input

Table 5   Cisco IAD2420 Series Platform IDs and Replacement Product IDs

IAD2420 Series Platform ID  Replacement Product ID 

IAD2420-16FXS

IAD2430-24FXS

IAD2421-8FXS

IAD2431-8FXS

IAD2421-16FXS

IAD2431-16FXS

IAD2421-16FXS8FXO

Hardware: 3725 with one NM-HDA-4FXS, one EM-HDA-8FXS, one VIC-4FXS/DID, two VIC2-4FXO Software: 12.3(4)T IOS release

IAD2421-1T1

IAD2431-1T1E1

IAD2423-8FXS

IAD2431-8FXS w/ADSL WIC (WIC-1ADSL or WIC-1ADSL-DG)

IAD2424-8FXS

IAD2431-8FXS w/G.SHDSL WIC (WIC-1SDSL or WIC-1SHDSL-V2)

IAD2424-16FXS

IAD2431-16FXS w/G.SHDSL WIC (WIC-1SDSL or WIC-1SHDSL-V2)

IAD2424-16FXS8FXO

Hardware: 3745 with two NM-HDA-4FXS, one EM-HDA-8FXS, one WIC-1SHDSL or WIC-1SHDSL-V2, two VIC2-4FXO Software: 12.3(4)T IOS release

IAD2424-1T1

IAD2431-1T1E1 w/G.SHDSL WIC (WIC-1SDSL or WIC-1SHDSL-V2)

Additional Information

For more information about Cisco products, please contact your Cisco account manager and/or Cisco Channel Partner.

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