End of Sale

Arista Networks announces the upcoming end of sale for one of its switches. The product part numbers covered by this announcement are listed below in Table 1. The last day to order the affected products is July 20th 2016. 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 7048T-A

Migration Options

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

 Affected  ProductDescriptionReplacement Product Description
DCS-7048T-A-F Arista 7048-A switch 48xRJ45(100/1000), 4xSFP+(1 or 10GbE), ZTP, front-to-rear fans, 2xAC DCS-7010T-48-F Arista 7010T, 48x RJ45 (100/1000), 4 x SFP+ (1/10GbE) switch, front to rear air, 2x AC, 2xC13-C14 cords
DCS-7048T-A-R Arista 7048-A switch 48xRJ45(100/1000), 4xSFP+(1 or 10GbE), ZTP, rear-to-front fans, 2xAC DCS-7010T-48-R Arista 7010T, 48x RJ45 (100/1000), 4 x SFP+ (1/10GbE) switch, rear to front air, 2x AC, 2xC13-C14 cords
DCS-7048T-A# Arista 7048-A switch 48xRJ45(100/1000), 4xSFP+(1 or 10GbE), ZTP DCS-7010T-48-DC-F Arista 7010T, 48x 10/100/1000 RJ45 & 4 x SFP+ (1/10GbE) switch, front to rear air, 2xDC PSU
DCS-7010T-48-DC-R Arista 7010T, 48x 10/100/1000 RJ45 & 4 x SFP+ (1/10GbE) switch, rear to front air, 2xDC PSU

Table 1: Affected Product and Part numbers

 

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

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