Cisco Catalyst 2900 XL Series Switches

End-of-Sale/End-of-Life - Cisco Catalyst 2900 XL Expansion Kit

Product Bulletin No. 2047

End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco Catalyst 2900 XL Expansion Kit

Cisco Systems announces the end of life of the Cisco Catalyst® 2900 Series XL Expansion Kit. The last day to order this product is June 30, 2003. Customers will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until June 30, 2008. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the Cisco Catalyst 2900 XL Expansion Kit.

Table 1   End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco Catalyst 2900 XL Expansion Kit

Milestone Definition Date
End-of-life announcement date

The document date of the end of sale and end of life of a product to the general public.

January 30, 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.

June 30, 2003

Last shipment date

The last possible date that Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers will ship the affected product.

July 1, 2003

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.

June 30, 2008

Table 2   Product Part Numbers Being Affected

End-of-Sales Product Part Number Product Description

Catalyst 2900 XL Expansion Kit with Application Note and Four Fast EtherChannel® Cables

Special Note

The end of sale date is subject to change based on availability of inventory, due to the fact that certain components within this kit are no longer available.

Additional Information

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