EOL Transceiver Modules to Replacement Models

The most popular Cisco transceiver modules have been announced end-of-sale and end-of-life. How to migrate to the new model? Read the following guide and info about the Legacy SFP Modules and the newest SFP Transceivers.
End-of-Sale Transceiver Modules Replacement Models
GLC-ZX-SM GLC-ZX-SMD
GLC-ZX-SM= GLC-ZX-SMD=
SFP-GE-Z GLC-ZX-SMD
SFP-GE-Z= GLC-ZX-SMD=
GLC-LH-SM GLC-LH-SMD
GLC-LH-SM= GLC-LH-SMD=
GLC-SX-MM GLC-SX-MMD
GLC-SX-MM= GLC-SX-MMD=
SFP-GE-L GLC-LH-SMD
SFP-GE-L= GLC-LH-SMD=
SFP-GE-S GLC-SX-MMD
SFP-GE-S= GLC-SX-MMD=
GLC-T GLC-TE
GLC-T++= GLC-TE++=
GLC-T= GLC-TE=
SFP-GE-T GLC-TE
SFP-GE-T= GLC-TE=

GLC-SX-MM vs. GLC-SX-MMD vs. GLC-SX-MM-RGD vs. SFP-GE-S

Legacy SFP Modules End of Sale

Legacy SFP modules and new SFP modules will coexist for a maximum period of 12-18 months; then legacy SFP modules will be end of sale.

Target EoS Date for Legacy SFP Modules

Legacy Product ID Target EoS date
GLC-SX-MM March 2013
SFP-GE-S March 2013
GLC-LH-SM March 2013
SFP-GE-L March 2013
GLC-ZX-SM October 2013
SFP-GE-Z October 2013
GLC-T TBD
SFP-GE-T TBD
SFP features on new Product IDs:
  • Backward compatible
  • Digital Optical Monitoring
  • UDI compliant
  • PbFree
  • Extended temperature range of operation (-5°C to 85°C)

From https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/interfaces-modules/transceiver-modules/product_bulletin_c25-681353.html

The Newest SFP Transceivers, Updated on January 24, 2018

SFP Transceivers
Model Number Transceiver Description
GLC-T= 1000BASE-T SFP transceiver module for Category 5 copper wire, RJ-45 connector
GLC-TE= 1000BASE-T SFP transceiver module for Category 5 copper wire, RJ-45 connector, Extended Temperature
GLC-SX-MM= 1000BASE-SX SFP transceiver module for MMF, 850-nm wavelength, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-LH-SM= 1000BASE-LX/LH SFP transceiver module for MMF and SMF, 1300-nm wavelength, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-ZX-SM= 1000BASE-ZX SFP transceiver module for SMF, 1550-nm wavelength, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-BX-D= 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength, single LC/PC connector
GLC-BX-U= 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1310-nm TX/1490-nm RX wavelength, single LC/PC connector
GLC-BX40-D-I 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1550-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength, single LC/PC connector
GLC-BX40-U-I 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1310-nm TX/1550-nm RX wavelength, single LC/PC connector
GLC-BX80-D-I 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1570-nm TX/1490-nm RX wavelength, single LC/PC connector
GLC-BX80-U-I 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1490-nm TX/1570-nm RX wavelength, single LC/PC connector
GLC-BX40-DA-I 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength, single LC/PC connector
GLC-2BX-D= Dual-channel 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength, two single LC/PC connectors
SFP-GE-S= 1000BASE-SX SFP transceiver module for MMF, 850-nm wavelength, extended operating temperature range and DOM support, dual LC/PC connector
SFP-GE-L= 1000BASE-LX/LH SFP transceiver module for MMF and SMF, 1300-nm wavelength, extended operating temperature range and DOM support, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-EX-SMD= 1000BASE-EX SFP transceiver module for SMF, 1310-nm wavelength, extended operating temperature range and DOM support, dual LC/PC connector
SFP-GE-Z= 1000BASE-ZX SFP transceiver module for SMF, 1550-nm wavelength, extended operating temperature range and DOM support, dual LC/PC connector
SFP-GE-T= 1000BASE-T SFP transceiver module for Category 5 copper wire, extended operating temperature range, RJ-45 connector
GLC-SX-MM-RGD 1000BASE-SX SFP transceiver module for MMF, 850-nm wavelength, industrial Ethernet, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-LX-SM-RGD 1000BASE-LX/LH SFP transceiver module for MMF and SMF, 1300-nm wavelength, industrial Ethernet, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-ZX-SM-RGD 1000BASE-ZX SFP transceiver module for SMF, 1550-nm wavelength, industrial Ethernet, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-SX-MMD= 1000BASE-SX SFP transceiver module for MMF, 850-nm wavelength, extended operating temperature range and DOM support, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-LH-SMD= 1000BASE-LX/LH SFP transceiver module for MMF and SMF, 1300-nm wavelength, extended operating temperature range and DOM support, dual LC/PC connector
GLC-ZX-SMD= 1000BASE-ZX SFP transceiver module for SMF, 1550-nm wavelength, dual LC/PC connector
SFP-GPON-B Gigabit passive optical network (GPON) Class B+ SFP OLT transceiver module, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength
SFP-GPON-B-I Gigabit passive optical network (GPON) Class B+ SFP OLT transceiver module, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength, industrial temperature range
SFP-GPON-C Gigabit passive optical network (GPON) Class C+ SFP OLT transceiver module, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength
SFP-GPON-C-I Gigabit passive optical network (GPON) Class C+ SFP OLT transceiver module, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength, industrial temperature range

The Full Newest Cisco Gigabit Ethernet Transceiver Modules Compatibility Matrix: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/interfaces_modules/transceiver_modules/compatibility/matrix/GE_Tx_Matrix.html#_Toc483994090

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