Cisco announced the end-of-sale (EoS) and end-of-life (EoL) of Cisco Catalyst 2960-S Series and 2960-SF Series Switches. The last day to order the affected products is November 6, 2015 and the last shipment date is February 4, 2016.
Given below Table No.1 describes the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates, definitions and milestones for the affected products. Table No.2 lists the product part numbers affected and the suggested replacement part numbers.
|End-of-Sale Date||November 6, 2015||Last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms.|
|End-of-Life Date||November 6, 2014||The date the document that announces the end of sale and end of life of a product is distributed to the general public.|
|Last Ship Date: HW||February 4, 2016||The last ship date that can be requested of Cisco. Actual ship date depends on lead time.|
|End of SW Maintenance Date: HW||November 5, 2016||After this date, Cisco Engineering will no longer develop, maintain, repair, or test the product software.|
|End of Security Support Date: HW||November 5, 2018||The last date for the release a planned maintenance release or scheduled software remedy for a security vulnerability issue.|
|End of Failure Analysis Date: HW||November 5, 2016||The last-possible date for a failure analysis to determine the cause of hardware product failure or defect.|
|Last Date of Support: HW||November 30, 2020||The last date to receive applicable service and support for the product as entitled by active service contracts or by warranty terms and conditions.|
HW = Hardware OS SW = Operating System Software App. SW = Application Software
|End-of-Sale Product Part Number||
Replacement Product Part Number