Blue Coat Systems, Inc. announces a Notice of Status Change for the SSL Visibility SV2800 appliance. The following changes apply to the SV2800 appliance:
The End of Sale date is Sep 30th, 2016 while supplies last.
The Hardware End of Life date is the later of Sep 30th, 2018 or 5 years from the date of purchase of the appliance.
Customers have until one year before the EOL date for their appliance to purchase 1 Year Support Contracts.
The SV2800 is replaced by the functionally equivalent SV2800B, the detailed SKUs are noted below. The SV2800B pricing is identical to the SV2800 but it has a different SKU which should be used when ordering. The current range of Netmods will work in both SV2800 and SV2800B appliances. The SV2800B uses a 750w power supply (PWR-AC-SV2800B), which is different from the SV2800 which uses a 650w power supply (PWR-AC-SV2800).
Details of the old and new product codes are in the NSC.
For details, please see attached Notice of Status Change for SSL Visibility SV2800 appliance