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PRODUCT BULLETIN NO. 2708

END-OF-SALE AND END-OF-LIFE ANNOUNCEMENT

FOR THE CISCO MDS 9000 PORT ANALYZER ADAPTER, BASE

Cisco Systems

®

announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco

®

MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Base (PAA).

The last day to order the Cisco

®

MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Base is September 8, 2005. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until September 8, 2010.Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and important dates for the Cisco MDS 9000 PAA, and Table 2 describes the specific part numbers affected by this announcement.

Customers are encouraged to migrate to the Cisco MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Enhanced (PAA-2), which contains all the functionality available in the Cisco MDS 9000 PAA and in addition, provides accurate performance monitoring of the network when used in conjunction with the

Cisco Fabric Manager. The Enhanced Port Analyzer Adapter can record the original size of truncated Fibre Channel frames as they become encapsulated in Ethernet which allows the Cisco Fabric Manager to calculate performance data without requiring forwarding of full frames.

Information about the Cisco MDS 9000 PAA-2 can be found at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps5992/index.html

. Table 3 provides relevant information for migrating from the Cisco MDS 9000 PAA to the Cisco MDS 9000 PAA-2.

Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Base

Milestone

End-of-Life

Announcement Date

Definition

The date the document that announces the end of sale and end of life of a product is distributed to the general public.

End-of-Sale Date

Last Shipment Date

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

The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers.

Actual ship date is dependent on lead-time.

End of Software

Maintenance

Releases Date

End of Routine Failure

Analysis Date

Date

March 8, 2005

September 8, 2005

December 8, 2005

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.

September 8, 2006

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

September 8, 2006

End of New Service

Attachment Date

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.

September 8, 2006

End of Service Contract

Renewal Date

The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product. The extension or renewal period cannot extend beyond the last date of support.

March 8, 2010

Last Date of Support The last date to receive service and support for the product. After this date, all support September 8, 2010

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Milestone Definition services for the product are unavailable, and the product becomes obsolete.

Date

Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement

End-of-Sale Product Part Number

DS-PAA

Product Description

Cisco MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Base

PRODUCT MIGRATION OPTIONS

The recommended replacement for the Cisco MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Base is the Cisco MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Enhanced. A comparison of the features available in the two products is shown in Table 3.

Table 3. Product Comparisons

Feature

Fibre Channel Ports

Cisco MDS 9000 PAA, Base Cisco MDS 9000 PAA-2, Enhanced

1 1

Gigabit Ethernet Ports

Non-Disruptive Traffic Analysis

1

Yes

1

Yes

Truncate Modes 4 4

Ability to Record the Original Size of Truncated Fibre Channel Frames No Yes

Customers may purchase the Cisco MDS 9000 Port Analyzer Adapter, Enhanced from EMC Corporation, IBM Corporation, Hitachi Data Systems,

Hewlett Packard, Xiotech, StorageTek and Network Appliance, all of whom are designated OSM partners, or from any of these companies’ resellers.

Cisco does not offer trade-in credits or a trade-in program.

PRODUCT MARKETING CONTACTS-INTERNAL ONLY

Name Alias

Sandhya Venkatachalam [email protected]

FOR MORE INFORMATION

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

To subscribe to receive end-of-life/end-of-sale information, go to: http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/FieldNoticeTool/field-notice

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Tel: 408 526-4000

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Tel: 31 0 20 357 1000

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