Product Bulletin


End of Service Announcement

14 - January - 2003

End of Service for NetScreen-100

End of Service

The NetScreen-100 appliance will reach End of Service on 14-Jan-2006, in accordance with standard Juniper End of Life Policies and Procedures.

Summary of Key Milestones

Last Time Buys

NetScreen will cease to manufacture any more NetScreen-100 appliances as of March 11, 2003, the End of Manufacturing (EOM) date. Although partners have 60 days from this date to place any last orders, NetScreen will only be able to fulfill these orders out of existing inventory and is not obligated to fulfill any orders after this date, as per Juniper End of Life Policies and Procedures.

Stock Rotation

Where applicable per contract, stock rotation rights may be exercised until the EOM date only. NetScreen is not obligated to honor any requests for stock rotation after this date.

Part Numbers Affected

These part numbers will be removed from the price list in Jan 2003 and cannot be ordered after EOM date.

Part Number Description
NS-100-001 NetScreen-100a with US Power Cord
NS-100-001-DC NetScreen-100a with DC power
NS-100-002 NetScreen-100e, (56bit DES only)
NS-100-003 NetScreen-100f, (without VPN)
NS-S97-001 NetScreen-10/100 - boxes with inserts
NS-S94-003 Console Cable for NetScreen-10 or NetScreen-100

These part numbers can be ordered up until the EOS date but only for those versions of ScreenOS that are supported on the NetScreen-100.

Part Number Description
ScreenOS 2.6 Software Upgrade for NetScreen-100
NS-100-S30 ScreenOS 3.0 Software for NetScreen-100
NS-100-S40 ScreenOS 4.0 Software for NetScreen-100

Upgrade Options
Customers seeking a NetScreen security solution with similar performance and capacities are encouraged to evaluate the next appliance in the product line, the NetScreen-204 or NetScreen-208 appliance.

Customers may upgrade to a more recent version of ScreenOS for the NetScreen-100, including the latest version of NetScreen ScreenOS, version 4.0. When upgrading to a more recent release, certain hardware platforms may no longer be supported.

For More Information
For product support information, please contact your NetScreen representative for more details.