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Product line enhancements and upgrades may bring current products to the end of their life cycle.
Once you have received an End of Life (EOL) notification from Brocade, you can continue to purchase the product until the Last Time Order date, assuming that it is still available. If you signed a support agreement prior to the EOL notification, Brocade will continue to support the product through the term of your agreement or the product’s End of Support date. View the End of Life Policy
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Recent End-of-Life Notices
The list of notices below is organized by Brocade product line. Each notice highlights specific SKUs within each product line that are included in End-of-Life announcements. To search the full list by SKU, see the Product End-of-Life Publish report above.
|Product Name||EOL Notification Date||Last Time Order||End Of Support|
|10GBASE-ZR DWDM 80 KM XFPs||3/25/2014||7/25/2014||9/25/2019|
|4x16G FC 50m QSFP||8/1/2013||12/1/2013||2/1/2019|
|4x16G FC 100m UCK QSFP||7/15/2016||11/15/2016||Support is tied to currently shipping DCX 8510 family of products. Formal EOS date will be same as EOS date for DCX 8510 base chassis platforms in future.|
|Brocade 410, 415, 420, 425||4/19/2013||8/19/2013||10/19/2018|
|Brocade 48000 Director||11/15/2010||1/17/2011||2/15/2016|
|Brocade 48000 Port Blades and Intelligent Blades||2/28/2012||9/28/2012||2/17/2016|
|Brocade 5400 vRouter||3/28/2017||8/20/2017||8/20/2017|
|Brocade 7800 - Advanced Accelerator for FICON Software License||8/19/2016||2/19/2017||Support is tied to currently shipping Brocade 7800 family of products. Formal EOS date will be same as EOS date for Brocade 7800 in future.|
|Brocade ADX 1000, 4000, 10000||1/6/2016||5/6/2016||7/6/2021|
|Brocade ADX 1000||1/6/2016||12/31/2016||2/28/2022|
|Brocade BigIron RX||9/18/2012||11/29/2012||7/26/2018|
|Brocade BigIron RX Management Modules||6/26/2009||9/30/2009||7/26/2018|
|Brocade CES-2048FX and Associated Field Replaceable Units||11/3/2015||3/22/2016||4/22/2021|
|Brocade Data Center Fabric Manager||10/28/2012||4/28/2013||4/28/2018|
|Brocade DCX & DCX4-S||5/14/2014||9/15/2014||11/14/2019|
|Brocade DCX Port Blade Family||7/31/2015||1/31/2016||11/14/2019|
|Brocade Encryption Switch & FS8-18 Encryption Blade||6/26/2014||10/30/2014||12/30/2019|
|Brocade FastIron CX Series||11/17/2015||12/7/2016||12/7/2021|
|Brocade FastIron CX Series and Associated Field Replaceable Units||1/24/2017||5/24/2017||7/24/2022|
|Brocade FastIron Edge X||2/5/2013||6/5/2013||8/5/2018|
|Brocade FastIron GS||6/29/2012||11/29/2012||12/29/2017|
|Brocade FastIron LS Series||11/7/2011||5/7/2012||6/7/2017|
|Brocade FastIron SX||7/9/2013||11/9/2013||1/9/2019|
|Brocade FastIron SX Series||6/28/2016||12/28/2016||12/28/2021|
|Brocade FastIron SX Switch Fabric and Chassis Bundle
(European Union Only)
|Brocade FCOE10-24 FCOE Blade||12/30/2015||4/30/2016||11/14/2019|
|Brocade FX8-24 Extension Blade||10/22/2013||2/21/2014||1/1/2021|
|Brocade ICX 6650||6/28/2016||12/28/2016||12/28/2021|
|Brocade IronPoint 250||2/22/2012||8/22/2012||9/22/2017|
|Brocade MLX/XMR Series||11/18/2013||3/18/2014||5/18/2019|
|Brocade MLX 2X100G-CFP, 100G CFP Optics, 1GX48-T-A, CER-RT 2X10G Expansion Module||11/03/2015||4/30/2016||6/30/2021|
|Brocade MLX 8x10G-X, 4X10G-X||11/03/2015||4/30/2016||6/30/2021|
|Brocade Mobility 1220||1/28/2014||5/30/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility 1240||4/30/2014||8/29/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility 650||9/23/2011||3/23/2012||4/23/2017|
|Brocade Mobility 6511||1/28/2014||5/30/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility 7131||9/23/2011||3/23/2012||4/23/2017|
|Brocade Mobility AirDefense||4/30/2014||8/29/2014||8/29/2014|
|Brocade Mobility Products||1/28/2014||5/30/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility RFS4000||4/30/2014||8/29/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility RFS6000||4/30/2014||8/29/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility RFS7000||1/28/2014||5/30/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility RFS9000||4/30/2014||8/29/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade Mobility RFS9510||4/30/2014||8/29/2014||10/31/2019|
|Brocade NetIron CER & CES||7/31/2015||11/30/2015||1/31/2021|
|Brocade NetIron CES||10/23/2014||12/22/2014||4/22/2021|
|Brocade NetIron MLX||2/28/2012||8/28/2013||10/28/2018|
|Brocade NetIron MLX XMR||2/28/2012||8/28/2012||10/28/2017|
|Brocade NetIron MLX & XMR||4/22/2009||7/31/2009||5/18/2019|
|Brocade NetIron MLX Series||2/28/2012||8/28/2012||10/28/2017|
|Brocade NetIron MLX, MLXe, XMR||11/18/2013||3/18/2014||5/18/2019|
|Brocade NetIron XMR Series||6/12/2012||10/12/2012||12/12/2017|
|Brocade Network Advisor||8/8/2012||4/8/2013||4/8/2018|
|Brocade Network Monitoring Service||9/17/2013||3/17/2014||3/17/2019|
|Brocade Path Explorer
|Brocade VDX 6710 & 6730||11/24/2014||3/24/2015||5/24/2020|
|Brocade VDX 6720||3/3/2014||7/3/2014||9/3/2019|
|Brocade VDX 8770-4 Airflow Conversion and Rack Kit||4/9/2014||5/8/2014||5/9/2014|
|Enhanced FC Blades||5/14/2014||9/15/2014||11/14/2019|
|Foundry Partner Support Advantage, Partner Support Essential||3/19/2013||4/19/2013||4/19/2018|