End of Sale

Arista Networks announces the end of sale for the DCS-7316X switch, fabric modules and associated system bundles. The product part numbers covered by this announcement are listed below in Table 1. The last day to order the affected products is December 30, 2016. Customers with active support contracts will continue to receive support from Arista TAC (Technical Assistance Center) as per the dates listed in Table 3, the End-of-Life Milestones.

.End of Sale of the 7316 Series

Migration Options

Customers are encouraged to plan a migration to systems that provide the appropriate level of performance, interface density, flexibility and high availability. The options provided include the Arista 7500R Series and the Arista 7300X Series. Additional options for migration may be possible and consultation with an Arista Sales team is recommended.

 Affected  ProductDescriptionReplacement Product Description
DCS-7316-CH Arista 7316 empty chassis, 2 supervisor slots, 16 linecard slots, 4 fabric module slots DCS-7308-CH Arista 7308 empty chassis, 2 supervisor slots, 8 line card slots, 4 fabric module slots
DCS-7512N-CH Arista 7512N empty chassis, 2 Supervisor slots, 12 line card slots, 6 Fabric Module slots, AC or DC option 
DCS-7316X-FM-F Fabric-X (integrated fans) module for 7316 chassis, required for slots 1-4. Front-to-rear air As above – fabric modules for the 7300 and 7500 Series
DCS-7316X-FM-R Fabric-X (integrated fans) module for 7316 chassis, required for slots 1-4. Rear-to-front air As above – fabric modules for the 7300 and 7500 Series
DCS-7316X-BND-F Arista 7316X chassis bundle. Includes 7316 chassis, 6x3000 PS, 4XFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor (F-R)

DCS-7512-BND

Arista 7512R chassis bundle. Includes 7512N chassis, 8x3kW PS, 6xFM-R, 1xSup2
DCS-7308X-BND-F Arista 7308X chassis bundle. Includes 7308 chassis, 4x3000 PS, 4xFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor (F-R)
DCS-7316X-BND-R Arista 7316X chassis bundle. Includes 7316 chassis, 6x3000 PS, 4XFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor (R-F) DCS-7512-BND Arista 7512R chassis bundle. Includes 7512N chassis, 8x3kW PS, 6xFM-R, 1xSup2
DCS-7308X-BND-R Arista 7308X chassis bundle. Includes 7308 chassis, 4x3000 PS, 4 Fabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor (R-F)
DCS-7316X-BND-D-F Arista 7316X chassis bundle. Includes 7316 chassis, 6x3000 PS, 4XFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor & SSD (F-R) DCS-7512-BND Arista 7512R chassis bundle. Includes 7512N chassis, 8x3kW PS, 6xFM-R, 1xSup2
DCS-7308X-BND-D-F Arista 7308X chassis bundle. Includes 7308 chassis, 4x3000 PS, 4xFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor & SSD (F-R)
DCS-7316X-BND-D-R Arista 7316X chassis bundle. Includes 7316 chassis, 6x3000 PS, 4XFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor & SSD (R-F) DCS-7512-BND Arista 7512R chassis bundle. Includes 7512N chassis, 8x3kW PS, 6xFM-R, 1xSup2
DCS-7308X-BND-D-R Arista 7308X chassis bundle. Includes 7308 chassis, 4x3000 PS, 4xFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor & SSD (R-F)
DCS-7316X-BND-DC-F Arista 7316X chassis bundle. Includes 7316 chassis, 6xDC PS, 4XFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor (F-R) DCS-7512-BND-DC  Arista 7512R chassis bundle. Includes 7512N chassis, 8xDC PS, 6xFM-R, 1xSup2
DCS-7308X-BND-DC-F Arista 7308X chassis bundle. Includes 7308 chassis, 4xDC PS, 4xFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor & SSD (F-R)
DCS-7316X-BND-DC-R Arista 7316X chassis bundle. Includes 7316 chassis, 6xDC PS, 4XFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor (R-F) DCS-7512-BND-DC  Arista 7512R chassis bundle. Includes 7512N chassis, 8xDC PS, 6xFM-R, 1xSup2
DCS-7308X-BND-DC-R Arista 7308X chassis bundle. Includes 7308 chassis, 4xDC PS, 4xFabrics/fans, 1X Supervisor & SSD (R-F)

Table 1: Affected Product and Part numbers

The following table lists the spare accessories that are subject to the same end of sales period.

ProductDescription
KIT-7316 Configurable accessory kit for Arista 7316 switches
KIT-7316-4PR Configurable 4 Post Rack Mount Brackets for 7316 switches

Table 2: Spare Accessories and Part Numbers

MilestoneDate
End-of-Sale Announcement June 30th, 2016
Last day to order the products (End-of-Sale) December 30th, 2016
Last day to add new service contracts December 30th, 2017
Last day to request hardware failure analysis December 30th, 2017
Last day to receive software bug fixes and support December 30th, 2018
Last day to renew existing service contracts December 30th, 2018
Last day to receive 24x7 TAC support December 30th, 2019
Last day for hardware RMA requests December 30th, 2019
End-of-Life of product December 30th, 2019

Table 3: End-of-Life Milestones

 

For more information about the Arista End-of-Life policy, please visit: https://www.arista.com/en/support/policy/end-of-life-policy

If you need assistance with migration options, please contact your Arista sales representative or contact us at sales@arista.com