Fujitsu Primergy Servers are Approaching EOSL: What's Next?

Fujitsu Primergy Servers are Approaching EOSL: What’s Next?

Time has almost run out for some Fujitsu Primergy customers! Several Fujitsu Primergy servers are set to reach their End of Service Life (EOSL) at the end of 2020. The three models that will officially be out of service come December 31st, 2020 include: Fujitsu Primergy BX920 S4 Fujitsu Primergy RX350 S8 Fujitsu Primergy TX300 S8 It can be a …

IBM ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateways are Almost EOSL: What's Next?

IBM ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateways are Almost EOSL: What’s Next?

End of Service Life (EOSL) is almost here for IBM ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateways, and it’s unfortunate timing. There’s immense pressure on IT to maintain uptime for a new style of work while simultaneously reducing spending. But this is irrelevant to manufacturers, and EOSL is approaching whether you like it or not. On November 30th, 2020 several ProtecTIER machines will officially …

Your Fujitsu PRIMEQUEST is Approaching EOSL: What's Next?

Your Fujitsu PRIMEQUEST is Approaching EOSL: What’s Next?

Customers using a Fujitsu PRIMEQUEST server within their data center environment need to listen up! This is your last-minute reminder that some Fujitsu PRIMEQUEST servers will be reaching EOSL at the end of 2020. The two models that will be officially out of service on December 31st, 2020 are: Fujitsu PRIMEQUEST 1800B2 Base Unit Fujitsu PRIMEQUEST 1800E2 Base Unit This …

Your MDS-9148 Switch is Almost EOSL: What's Next?

Your MDS-9148 Switch is Almost EOSL: What’s Next?

Utilizing an EMC Connectrix – Cisco MDS-9148 switch within your networking environment? We offer a last-minute reminder that the MDS-9148 is reaching End of Service Life on October 31, 2020. This leaves exactly 1 month of service and support before uncovered downtime becomes a very real possibility.  If you haven’t yet secured an extended support contract for your MDS-9148 switch, …

Hitachi Compute Racks are Approaching EOSL: What's Next?

Hitachi Compute Racks are Approaching EOSL: What’s Next?

Companies utilizing a Hitachi Compute Rack (CR) within their data center environment need to listen up! On October 31st, 2020, three models in this product line will be reaching End of Service Life (EOSL). The servers that will officially be out of service at the end of October include: Hitachi CR 210H Hitachi CR 220H Hitachi CR 220S This leaves …

Your Cisco Nexus 5548P Switch is Almost EOSL: What's Next?

Your Cisco Nexus 5548P Switch is Almost EOSL: What’s Next?

Utilizing a Cisco Nexus 5548P Switch within your data center? This is your last-minute reminder that the 5548P Switch will be reaching End of Service Life on September 30th, 2020. This leaves 2 weeks to secure post-warranty coverage for your Cisco Nexus 5548P Switch. If you weren’t aware of this deadline, or haven’t had time to consider next steps, there’s no …

EMC VNX Models are Approaching EOSL: What's Next?

EMC VNX Models are Approaching EOSL: What’s Next?

Organizations utilizing EMC VNX unified storage arrays within their data center need to listen up! Several models in this product line will be declared End of Service Life (EOSL) before the end of 2020. These dates, and their respective models, include: October 31st, 2020 VNX-F5000 VNX-F7000 December 31st, 2020 VNX5100 VNX5300 Now more than ever, having a contingency plan in …

Keeping Track of End of Service Life with Riverstone's EOSL Update Service

Keeping Track of End of Service Life with Riverstone’s EOSL Update Service

It’s basic dollars and cents: businesses seek the greatest output from capital expenditures to maximize ROI. This means holding onto current useful assets as long as possible. But if you plan to utilize data center equipment beyond End of Service Life (EOSL), the first step is knowing when your provider is withdrawing service.  The reality is that most data centers …

NetApp E-Series & EF-Series Systems are Approaching EOSL: What's Next?

NetApp E-Series & EF-Series Systems are Approaching EOSL: What’s Next?

If you’re utilizing any NetApp E-Series or EF-Series systems within your data center, we urge you to keep reading! On January 28th, 2021 several models within these product lines will be reaching End of Service Life (EOSL). The storage devices that will officially be out of service at the end of January include: NetApp E5412 NetApp E5424 NetApp E5460 NetApp …

Your F5 Edge Gateway is Approaching EoTS: What's Next?

Your F5 Edge Gateway is Approaching EoTS: What’s Next?

Organizations utilizing any F5 networking application services within their data center need to listen up! End of Technical Support (EoTS) is approaching for your F5 EDGE Gateway on October 1st, 2020. This leaves 2 months to secure an extended support arrangement before unexpected downtime or data loss becomes a real possibility. The F5 models that will officially be out of …