F5 VIPRION EoTS Announcement and Next Steps

F5 VIPRION EoTS Announcement and Next Steps

VIPRION is F5 Network’s family of chassis appliances. VIPRION extends the BIG-IP platform to an extremely high-performance, bladed device that scales on demand to provide the highest available levels of throughput and transactions per second. However in just 1 month, two platforms within the VIPRION family will be reaching their End of Service Life (EOSL). The models that will be …

Fujitsu PRIMERGY Serversd are Reaching EOSL: What's Next?

Fujitsu PRIMERGY Servers are Reaching EOSL: What’s Next?

Time is running out for Fujitsu PRIMERGY customers! Several Primergy servers are set to reach End of Service Life (EOSL) at the end of March. The three models that will officially be out of service come March 31, 2021 include: PRIMERGY CX272 S1 PRIMERGY CX420 S1 PRIMERGY RX200 S8 Understand that Fujitsu discontinuing support on your PRIMERGY system does not …

F5 Networks BIG-IP Products Reaching EoTS in January: What's Next?

F5 Networks BIG-IP Products Reaching EoTS in January: What’s Next?

This is your reminder that the BIG-IP 11000/11050 FIPS Platforms and SSD Options from F5 Networks reached EoTS on January 1st, 2021. The models that are now officially out of service include: BIG-IP 11000-FIPS – 1/01/2021 BIG-IP 11050-FIPS – 1/01/2021 BIG-IP 1.2 TB SSD Dual Tray (11000 Platform) – 1/01/2021 BIG-IP 2.4 TB SSD Dual Tray (11000 Platform) – 1/01/2021 …

EMC VNXe Models are Almost EOSL: What's Next?

EMC VNXe Models are Almost EOSL: What’s Next?

Have you heard? Certain EMC VNXe models are reaching End of Service Life (EOSL) in just a few days. With post-warranty support for these solutions winding down, it’s time for businesses to start having an honest conversation about what comes next for their data centers. Those who fail to get out ahead of these expiration dates could find themselves in …

New Year, New EOSL Deadlines: What's Losing Coverage in 2021?

New Year, New EOSL Deadlines: What’s Losing Coverage in 2021?

Were you able to keep up with End of Service Life (EOSL) dates in 2020? If not, 2021 is the year to get ahead! When juggling data center equipment that not only spans decades, but comes from a multitude of vendors, it can be difficult to stay on top of various contracts, warranties, and support deadlines. Worse yet, EOSL is …

Your NetApp V3270 System is Almost EOSL: What's Next?

Your NetApp V3270 System is Almost EOSL: What’s Next?

Utilizing a NetApp V3270 Filer System within your storage environment? Riverstone offers you a last-minute reminder that the V3270 storage controller is reaching End of Service Life on December 31st, 2020. This leaves 2 weeks of coverage from NetApp before unsupported downtime or data loss becomes a very real possibility.  If you haven’t yet secured an extended support contract for …

IBM DS8870 Models are Almost EOSL: What's Next?

IBM DS8870 Models are Almost EOSL: What’s Next?

Released in October 2012, IBM’s DS8870 is a high-performance, high-capacity storage system and member of the System Storage DS8000 portfolio. However, in exactly 4 weeks several DS8870 models will be reaching their end of service life (EOSL). The models that will be officially out of service come December 31st, 2020 include: IBM DS8870 2421-961 IBM DS8870 2421-96E IBM DS8870 2422-961 …

Dell EMC's Data Domain DD990 is Approaching EOSL: What's Next?

Dell EMC’s Data Domain DD990 is Approaching EOSL: What’s Next?

According to Dell EMC’s PowerProtect DD Monthly Support Highlights – October 2020, the Data Domain DD990 will be reaching its End of Service Life on December 31st, 2020. This leaves a little over 5 weeks to secure post-warranty coverage for your DD990 storage appliance. If you weren’t aware of this deadline, or haven’t had time to consider next steps, there’s …

HPE Integrity Servers are Nearing EOSL: What's Next?

HPE Integrity Servers are Nearing EOSL: What’s Next?

2021 is inching closer and closer, and with it, several hardware models are approaching their End of Service Life (EOSL). On December 31, 2020 three HPE Integrity Blade Servers will officially be deemed EOSL. These models include: HPE Integrity BL860c i2 HPE Integrity BL870c i2 HPE Integrity BL890c i2 It’s important to understand that HPE discontinuing support does not mean …

IBM Flex Systems are Approaching EOSL: What's Next?

IBM Flex Systems are Approaching EOSL: What’s Next?

The end of the year is steadily approaching, and certain IBM customers need to be vigilant. IBM Flex Systems X220, X240, and X440 are reaching End of Service Life (EOSL) on December 31, 2020. Listed below are links to the discontinued devices: IBM Flex System X220 – Machine 2585, 7906 IBM Flex System X240 – Machine 8737, 8738, 8956 IBM …