End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco Catalyst C2960+ Series Switches

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Overview

EOL13612 - Amended

Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco Catalyst C2960+ series switches. The last day to order the affected product(s) is October 31, 2021. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) as shown in Table 1 of the EoL bulletin. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the affected product(s). Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement. For customers with active and paid service and support contracts, support will be available under the terms and conditions of customers' service contract.

End-of-life milestones

Table 1.      End-of-life milestones and dates for the Cisco Catalyst C2960+ series switches

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.

October 31, 2020

End-of-Sale Date:
HW, Accessory

The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.

October 31, 2021

Last Ship Date:
HW, Accessory

The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers. Actual ship date is dependent on lead time.

January 30, 2022

End of SW Maintenance Releases Date:
HW

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.

October 31, 2022

End of Vulnerability/Security Support:
HW

The last date that Cisco Engineering may release a planned maintenance release or scheduled software remedy for a security vulnerability issue.

October 31, 2026

End of Routine Failure Analysis Date:
HW

The last-possible date a routine failure analysis may be performed to determine the cause of hardware product failure or defect.

October 31, 2022

End of New Service Attachment Date:
HW

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.

October 31, 2022

End of Service Contract Renewal Date:
HW

The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.

January 29, 2026

Last Date of Support:
HW

The last date to receive applicable service and support for the product as entitled by active service contracts or by warranty terms and conditions. After this date, all support services for the product are unavailable, and the product becomes obsolete.

October 31, 2026

HW = Hardware         OS SW = Operating System Software         App. SW = Application Software

Product part numbers

Table 2.      Product part numbers affected by this announcement

End-of-Sale Product Part Number

Product Description

Replacement Product Part Number

Replacement Product Description

Additional Information

RCKMNT-1RU=

Rack Mount Kit for 1RU for 3750,3560,3550,2900-LRE-XL

RCKMNT-1RU-2KX=

Rack Mount Kit for 1RU for 2960-X, 2960-XR and 2960-L

-

RCKMNT-REC-1RU=

RECESSED 1RU RACK MOUNT FOR 3550, 3560, and 3750

There is currently no replacement product available for this product.

-

-

WS-C2960+24LC-L

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 (8 PoE) + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24LC-L++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 (8 PoE) + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24LC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 (8 PoE) + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-24P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24LC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 (8 PoE) + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-24P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24 PoE FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960+24LC-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 (8 PoE) + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-24P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24LC-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 (8 PoE) + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-24P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24 PoE FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960+24PC-BR

CE Brazil Catalyst 2960 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24PC-BR=

CE Brazil Catalyst 2960 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24PC-DWP

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP DWP License

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24PC-L

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24PC-L++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24PC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24PC-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-BR

CE Brazil Catalyst 2960 24 10/100 + 2T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-BR=

CE Brazil Catalyst 2960 24 10/100 + 2T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-J1

Catalyst 2960-Plus 24TC-L for Japan Post

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-L

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 + 2T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-L++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 + 2T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24 port FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960+24TC-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+24TC-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24 port FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960+48PST-DWP

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 PoE + 2 1000BT +2 SFP DWP Licen

C1000-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48PST-L

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 PoE + 2 1000BT +2 SFP LAN Base

C1000-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48PST-L++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 PoE + 2 1000BT +2 SFP LAN Base

C1000-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48PST-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 PoE + 2 1000BT +2 SFP LAN Lite

C1000-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48PST-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 PoE + 2 1000BT +2 SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48 PoE FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960+48PST-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 PoE + 2 1000BT +2 SFP LAN Lite

C1000-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48PST-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 PoE + 2 1000BT +2 SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48 PoE FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960+48TC-L

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48TC-L++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Base

C1000-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48 port FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960+48TC-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960+48TC-S++

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite

C1000FE-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48 port FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960R+24PC-L

Catalyst 2960Plus 24 10/100 PoE+2 T/SFP LAN Base, Russia

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+24PC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100 PoE + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite, Russia

C1000-24FP-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, Full POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+24TC-L

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100+2T/SFP LAN Base, mfg in Russia

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+24TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100+2 T/SFP LAN Lite, mfg in Russia

C1000-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+24TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 24 10/100+2 T/SFP LAN Lite,mfg in Russia

C1000FE-24T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 24 port FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960R+48PST-L

Catalyst2960Plus 48 10/100 PoE+2 1000BT+2SFP LAN Base, Russia

C1000-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+48PST-S

Catalyst2960Plus48 10/100 PoE+2 1000BT+2 SFP LAN Lite, Russia

C1000-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, POE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+48PST-S

Catalyst2960Plus48 10/100 PoE+2 1000BT+2 SFP LAN Lite, Russia

C1000FE-48P-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48 PoE FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

WS-C2960R+48TC-L

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Base, Russia

C1000-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+48TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite, Russia

C1000-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48port GE, 4x1G SFP

-

WS-C2960R+48TC-S

Catalyst 2960 Plus 48 10/100 + 2 T/SFP LAN Lite, Russia

C1000FE-48T-4G-L

Catalyst 1000 48 port FE, 2x1G SFP ,2X1G combo

-

Product migration options

Customers may be able to use the Cisco Technology Migration Program (TMP) where applicable to trade-in eligible products and receive credit toward the purchase of new Cisco equipment. For more information about Cisco TMP, customers should work with their Cisco Partner or Cisco account team. Cisco Partners can find additional TMP information on Partner Central at https://www.cisco.com/web/partners/incentives_and_promotions/tmp.html.

Customers may be able to continue to purchase the Cisco Catalyst C2960+ series switches through the Cisco Certified Refurbished Equipment program. Refurbished units may be available in limited supply for sale in certain countries on a first-come, first-served basis until the Last Date of Support has been reached. For information about the Cisco Certified Refurbished Equipment program, go to: https://www.cisco.com/go/eos.

Service prices for Cisco products are subject to change after the product End-of-Sale date.

The Cisco Takeback and Recycle program helps businesses properly dispose of surplus products that have reached their end of useful life. The program is open to all business users of Cisco equipment and its associated brands and subsidiaries. For more information, go to: https://www.cisco.com/web/about/ac227/ac228/ac231/about_cisco_takeback_recycling.html.

For more information

For more information about the Cisco End-of-Life Policy, go to: https://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_end-of-life_policy.html

For more information about the Cisco Product Warranties, go to: https://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/prod_warranties_listing.html

To subscribe to receive end-of-life/end-of-sale information, go to: https://www.cisco.com/cisco/support/notifications.html

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