End of Sale of the Arista DCS-7130-16G3S Series
Arista Networks announces the upcoming end of sale for the DCS-7130-16G3S, part of the 7130 Series.
The products and part numbers covered by this announcement are listed below in Table 1. The last day to order the aﬀected products is planned for 18 April 2023.
Customers with active support contracts for DCS-7130-16G3S Series products will continue to receive support from Arista TAC (Technical Assistance Center) as long as the systems remain covered under a support contract and the dates listed in Table 2, the End-of-Life Milestones.
Customers affected by the End of Sales are encouraged to plan a migration to models that provide equivalent functionality or higher performance. The Arista DCS-7130-48G3S should be considered as an alternative depending on the nature of the networking requirements.
|Affected Product||Sub SKUs||Description||Alternate Products|
|DCS-7130-16G3S||-F, -R, #||Arista 7130 Series G3 Connect 16 Layer-1 Switch||DCS-7130-48G3S|
Table 1: Affected Products and Part Numbers
Alternative products with enhanced functionality and increased scale are also available. Customers are requested to contact Arista sales for additional information on these alternatives.
|End-of-Sale Announcement||October 18, 2022|
|Last day to order the products (End-of-Sale) (Subject to availability)||April 18, 2023|
|Last day to add new service contracts||April 18, 2024|
|Last day to request hardware failure analysis||April 18, 2024|
|Last day to receive software bug fixes and support||April 18, 2025|
|Last day to renew existing service contracts||April 18, 2025|
|Last day to receive 24x7 TAC support||April 18, 2026|
|Last day for hardware RMA requests||April 18, 2026|
|End-of-Life of product||April 18, 2026|
Table 2: End-of-Life Milestones
For more information about the Arista End-of-Life policy, please visit: https://www.arista.com/en/support/product-documentation/end-of-life-policy