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Product Bulletin, No. 834
End-of-Life Announcement for Catalyst 5000 Supervisor Engine I
OverviewThe Cisco Systems Workgroup Business Unit is announcing the end of life (EOL) of the following Catalyst® 5000 supervisor engines:
Table 1 End-of-Life Products
Cisco Part Number Description WS-X5005
Catalyst 5000 Supervisor Engine I, Single-mode Fiber
Catalyst 5000 Supervisor Engine I, Multimode Fiber
Catalyst 5000 Supervisor Engine I, TX
End of sales: April 23, 1999
End of shipment: May 23, 1999
End of support: May 23, 2004
Pricing InformationThe Technology Migration Program includes attractive upgrades to newer technology for all Supervisor Engine I modules. Supervisor Engine II/III products offer increased performance and a migration path to the 5500 series chassis. Please reference the Technology Migration Program or contact your account manager for the latest upgrade pricing.
Ordering InformationAfter April 23, 1999, orders for Supervisor Engine I should be replaced with Supervisor Engine II/III as detailed on page two.
Table 2 Replacement Options for Catalyst 5000 Supervisor Engine I
Software SupportSupervisor Engine I will be supported for Catalyst 5000 software releases through the release 4.5 scheduled for March/April CY99. It will not be supported in new software releases after this release.