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End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco Catalyst 4948E Switch Accessories

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Updated:August 3, 2020

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Overview

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Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco Catalyst 4948E Switch Accessories. The last day to order the affected product(s) is October 30, 2020. 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 4948E Switch Accessories

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.

July 31, 2020

End-of-Sale Date
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 30, 2020

Last Ship Date
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 28, 2021

Product part numbers

Table 2.      Product part numbers affected by this announcement

End-of-Sale Product Part Number

Product Description

C4948E-ACC-KIT=

49xxE spare accessory kit

C4948E-BKT-REC=

C49xxE front 2inch rec mounting brackets

C4948E-REAR-BKT=

C49xx high performance rear mount brackets

WS-X4948E-19CNTR=

4948E Center Mount 19 Inch Rack Kit L/R

WS-X4948E-23CNTR=

4948E Center Mount 23 Inch Rack Kit L/R

C4948E-BKT-KIT=

C49xxE front and rear mount brackets

Product migration options

There is no replacement available for the Cisco Catalyst 4948E Switch Accessories at this time.

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.

Any authorized translation issued by Cisco Systems or affiliates of this end-of-life Product Bulletin is intended to help customers understand the content described in the English version. This translation is the result of a commercially reasonable effort; however, if there are discrepancies between the English version and the translated document, please refer to the English version, which is considered authoritative.

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