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EOL for Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software Version 9.1

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Product Bulletin No. 1820

Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software Part Numbers

Table 2 lists the Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software part numbers that are affected by this EOS/EOL announcement.

Ordering Information

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Product Bulletin No. 1820


End-of-Life Announcement for Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software Version 9.1

Cisco Systems is officially announcing the end of sales and end of life (EOS/EOL) for the Cisco BPX® 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software Version 9.1 with an effective announcement date of June 28, 2002. Cisco customers may continue to receive software support for a longer period as set forth in the milestones and timelines in Table 1.

Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software releases 9.2.x and later will replace the software release version affected by this announcement.

It is recommended to consult with your support group before upgrading software and compatible firmware. In an effort to provide full and proper engineering support for two main baselines and encourage customers to upgrade to the latest developed releases, Cisco is ending the life of the Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software Version 9.1. It shall be implied that any 9.1.x release not listed in Table 2 below is also covered by this End-of-sales announcement.

In summary, the milestones, their definitions, and effective EOL dates for the Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software are listed in Table..

Table 1  Milestones and Effective End-of-Life Dates for Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software

Milestone
Definition
Effective Date
End-of-sales announcement
The date that the end of sales announcement will be released to the public.

June 28, 2002

End of sales
The last date to enter orders of the product in the Cisco Marketplace "Orderability" Tool.

December 27, 2002

End of production
The date that Cisco Manufacturing completed/will complete fulfillment and shipment of new equipment purchase orders.

January 27, 2003

End of hardware maintenance (engineering)
The date that Cisco Engineering ceased or will cease considering the repair/maintenance of confirmed hardware defects related to components within this system configuration.

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End of software maintenance (engineering)
The date that Cisco Engineering ceased or will cease considering the repair/maintenance of confirmed operating system software defects or card download software defects within this system configuration.

June 28, 2005

Discontinue contract renewal
The date that renewing/extending a service contract for this system will discontinue.

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End of support/end of life/product obsolescence
The date that Cisco Logistics will no longer have any obligation to support the products listed in this product bulletin. This includes processing RMA orders for components with this system configuration; it is also the date that the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) will no longer have any obligation to assist customers with any issues related to this software. Any assistance rendered by Cisco will be on an as available basis without warranties at the sole discretion of Cisco Systems.

June28, 2007


1 Not Applicable

Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software Part Numbers

Table 2 lists the Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software part numbers that are affected by this EOS/EOL announcement.

Table 2  

Product
Number
Product
Description
EOS
Last
Order (Sales) Date
End of
Production
Last
Shipment Date
End of Engineering
Hardware Maintenance Date
End of Engineering
Software Maintenance Date
Dis-
continue
Contract Renewal Date
End of Support/Product Obsolescence
Date
BPX-SW-9110

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.10)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_1

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9111

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.11)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9115

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.15)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9116

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.16)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9117

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.17)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9118

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.18)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9119

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.19)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9122

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.22)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9124

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.24)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9125

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.25)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

BPX-SW-9130

BPX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.30)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9110

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.10)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9111

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.11)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9115

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.15)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9116

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.16)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9117

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.17)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9118

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.18)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9119

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.19)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9122

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.22)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9124

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.24)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9125

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.25)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

IGX-SW-9130

IGX System Software License - Release (version 9.1.30)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007


Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software Part Numbers

1 Not Applicable

Ordering Information

December 27, 2002 will be the last date to enter orders for Cisco BPX 8600 and IGX 8400 Switch Software versions 9.1. Support for software will be provided according to the effective dates stated in Table 1.

For More Information

Erick Pong

Product Manager

Phone: 408 525-1007

E-mail: epong@cisco.com