End of Sale

Arista Networks announces the end of sale for two 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 February 20th, 2013. 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 DCS-7120T and DCS-7140T switches

 

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 all existing features and offer enhanced control plane performance.

Affected ProductDescriptionReplacement ProductDescription
DCS-7120T-4S-F Arista 7100T switch 20xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T), 4xSFP+ (1 or 10GbE), front-to-rear fans DCS-7050T-36-F Arista 7050, 32xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 4xSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air
DCS-7120T-4S-R Arista 7100T switch 20xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T), 4xSFP+ (1 or 10GbE), rear-to-front fans DCS-7050T-36-R Arista 7050, 32xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 4xSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air
DCS-7140T-8S-F Arista 7100T switch 40xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T), 8xSFP+ (1 or 10GbE), front-to-rear fans DCS-7050T-52-F Arista 7050, 48xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 4xSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air
DCS-7050T-64-F Arista 7050, 48xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 4xQSFP+ switch, front-to-rear air
DCS-7140T-8S-R Arista 7100T switch 40xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T), 8xSFP+ (1 or 10GbE), rear-to-front fans DCS-7050T-52-R Arista 7050, 48xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 4xSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air
DCS-7050T-64-R Arista 7050, 48xRJ45 (1/10GBASE-T) & 4xQSFP+ switch, rear-to-front air

Table 1: Affected Product and Part numbers

 

MilestoneDate
End-of-Sale Announcement August 20, 2012
Last day to order the products (End-of-Sale) February 20, 2013
Last day to add new service contracts February 20, 2014
Last day to request hardware failure analysis February 20, 2014
Last day to receive software bug fixes and support February 20, 2015
Last day to renew existing service contracts February 20, 2015
Last day to receive 24x7 TAC support February 20, 2016
Last day for hardware RMA requests February 20, 2016
End-of-Life of product February 20, 2016

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