End of Sale

Arista Networks announces the upcoming end of sale for selected switches in the 7050X Series. The product part numbers covered by this announcement are listed below in Table 1. The last day to order the affected products is February 20th 2017. Customers with active support contracts will continue to receive support from Arista TAC (Technical Assistance Center) as per the dates listed in Table 2, the End-of-Life Milestones.

.End of Sale of Select Models of the Arista 7050X Series

Migration Options

Customers are encouraged to plan a migration to newer models that are equivalent or better. The newer models are more power efficient, support existing features and offer enhanced functionality.

 Affected ProductDescriptionReplacement Products Description
DCS-7050SX-72-F Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch, front-to-rear air DCS-7050SX-72Q-F Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air
DCS-7050SX2-72Q-F Arista 7050X2, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air, 2xAC
DCS-7050SX-72-R  Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch, rear-to-front air  DCS-7050SX-72Q-R Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air
DCS-7050SX2-72Q-R Arista 7050X2, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air, 2xAC
DCS-7050SX-72# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch

DCS-7050SX-72Q#

DCS-7050SX2-72Q#

Arista 7050X and 7050X2, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, no fans, no psu
DCS-7050SX-72-D# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch, SSD
DCS-7050TX-72-F Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch, front-to-rear air DCS-7050TX-72Q-F Arista 7050X, 48xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air, 2xAC
DCS-7050TX-72-R Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch, rear-to-front air DCS-7050TX-72Q-R Arista 7050X, 48xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air, 2xAC
DCS-7050TX-72# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch air DCS-7050TX-72Q# Arista 7050X, 48xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 6x40GbE QSFP+ switch, no fans, no psu
DCS-7050TX-72-D# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 6x40GbE (2xMXP) switch, SSD
DCS-7050SX-96-F Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch, front-to-rear air DCS-7280SR-48C6-F Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, front-to-rear air, 2x AC
DCS-7050SX-96-R Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch, rear-to-front air DCS-7280SR-48C6-R Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, rear-to-front air, 2x AC
DCS-7050SX-96# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch DCS-7280SR-48C6# Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, configurable fans and psu
DCS-7050SX-96-D# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch, SSD DCS-7280SR-48C6-M# Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE (SFP+) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, expn mem, SSD, configurable fans and psu
DCS-7050TX-96-F Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch, front-to-rear air DCS-7280TR-48C6-F Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE (1/10G) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, front-to-rear air, 2x AC
DCS-7050TX-96-R Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch, rear-to-front air DCS-7280TR-48C6-R Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE RJ45 (1/10G) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, rear-to-front air, 2x AC
DCS-7050TX-96-# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch DCS-7280TR-48C6# Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE RJ45 (1/10G) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, configurable fans and psu
DCS-7050TX-96-D# Arista 7050X, 48x10GbE (1/10GBASE-T) & 12x40GbE (4xMXP) switch, SSD DCS-7280TR-48C6-M# Arista 7280R, 48x10GbE RJ45 (1/10G) & 6x100GbE QSFP switch, expn mem, SSD, configurable fans and psu
DCS-7050QX-32-F Arista 7050, 32xQSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air DCS-7050QX-32S-F Arista 7050X, 32xQSFP+ & SFP+ switch, front-to-rear air
DCS-7050QX2-32S-F Arista 7050X2, 32x40GbE QSFP+ & 4xSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air
DCS-7050QX-32-R Arista 7050, 32xQSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air DCS-7050QX-32S-R Arista 7050X, 32xQSFP+ & 4xSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air
DCS-7050QX2-32S-R Arista 7050X2, 32x40GbE QSFP+ & 4xSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air
DCS-7050QX-32# Arista 7050, 32xQSFP+ switch DCS-7050QX-32S# Arista 7050X, 32xQSFP+ & 4xSFP+ switch, no fans, no psu 
DCS-7050QX2-32S# Arista 7050X2, 32x40GbE QSFP+ & 4xSFP+ switch, configurable fans and psu 
DCS-7050QX-32-D# Arista 7050, 32xQSFP+ switch, SSD DCS-7050QX-32S-D# Arista 7050X, 32xQSFP+ & 4xSFP+ switch, SSD, no fans, no psu 

Table 1: Affected Product and Part numbers

 

MilestoneDate
End-of-Sale Announcement September 20th, 2016
Last day to order the products (End-of-Sale) March 20th, 2017
Last day to add new service contracts March 20th, 2018
Last day to request hardware failure analysis March 20th, 2018
Last day to receive software bug fixes and support March 20th, 2019
Last day to renew existing service contracts March 20th, 2019
Last day to receive 24x7 TAC support March 20th, 2020
Last day for hardware RMA requests March 20th, 2020
End-of-Life of product March 20th, 2020

Table 2: 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