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Product discontinuation notice

On July 26, 2010, Intel announced that it will no longer manufacture the Intel® PRO/100 S Desktop Adapter, Intel® PRO/100 S Server Adapter, Intel® PRO/100 S Dual Port Server Adapter. Effective December 31, 2012 Intel will stop providing interactive support for these adapters. These adapters have a Limited Lifetime warranty and you will still be able request an RMA for defective parts. See questions and answers below.

Product Name

Part Number

Last Order Date

Last Ship Date

End of Interactive Support

End of Web Based Support

Intel® PRO/100 S Desktop Adapter

PILA8460C3
PILA8460C3BLK
PILA8460C3J

07/30/2011

12/31/2011

12/31/2012

12/30/2015

Intel® PRO/100 S Server Adapter

PILA8470C3
PILA8470C3PAK5
PILA8470D3G1P20

07/30/2011

12/31/2011

12/31/2012

12/30/2015

Intel® PRO/100 S Dual Port Server Adapter

PILA8472C3
PILA8472C3PAK5

07/30/2011

12/31/2011

12/31/2012

12/30/2015

Questions:

What if I have problems with my Intel PRO/100 S Desktop or Server Adapters and need an RMA. Will you still honor the warranty?
Yes. The Intel PRO/100 S Desktop and Server Adapters have a limited lifetime warranty. If you need to request an RMA you can do so by going to the RMA form and following the process included in the form.

Where can I get assistance for my Intel PRO/100 S Desktop and Server Adapters after December 2012?
Effective December 2012 e-mail and phone support will no longer be provided for these adapters. If you need technical support or other information on the Intel PRO/100 S Desktop or Server Adapters you will need to get it from the support web site. Web based support will continue through December 2015.

How long will Intel provide drivers for the Intel PRO/100 S Desktop and Server Adapters?
Intel will no longer test new drivers with the Intel PRO/100 S Desktop and Server Adapter hardware. The last known good drivers are available from Download Center.

Does Intel recommend another product to replace the Intel PRO/100 S Desktop and Server Adapters? Yes. Suggested replacements are listed as transiton products in the tables below.

 

Brand Name

Product Code

MM#

Note

EOL
Product

Intel® PRO/100 S
Desktop Adapter

PILA8460C3
PILA8460C3BLK
PILA8460C3J

832696
870508
838010

10/100Mbps PCI

Transition
Product

 Intel® PRO/1000 GT
Desktop Adapter

 PWLA8391GT
PWLA8391GTBLK
PWLA8391GTLBLK

864968
865080
865088

10/100/1000Mbps PCI

Transition
Product

Intel® Gigabit CT
Desktop Adapter 

 EXPI9301CT
EXPI9301CTBLK

893646
893647

10/100/1000Mbps PCI Express

 

Brand Name

Product Code

MM#

Note

EOL
Product

Intel® PRO/100 S
Server Adapter 

PILA8470C3
PILA8470C3PAK5
PILA8470D3G1P20

832702
832704
835046

10/100Mbps PCI-X
Includes IPSec 

Transition
Product

 Intel® PRO/1000 MT
Server Adapter

 PWLA8490MT
PWLA8490MTBLK5
PWLA8490MTG1P20

845956
847742
844795

10/100/1000Mbps PCI-X
No IPSec 

Transition
Product

 Intel® Gigabit ET
Dual Port Server Adapter

 E1G42ET
E1G42ETBLK

897658
897654

10/100/1000Mbps PCI Express
Includes IPSec 

 

Brand Name

Product Code

MM#

Note

EOL
Product

 Intel® PRO/100 S
Dual Port Server Adapter

 PILA8472C3
PILA8472C3PAK5

829938
829939

10/100Mbps PCI-X
Includes IPSec 

Transition
Product

 Intel® PRO/1000 MT
Dual Port Server Adapter

 PWLA8492MT
PWLA8492MTBLK5

844143
847743

10/100/1000Mbps PCI-X
No IPSec

Transition
Product

 Intel® Gigabit ET
Dual Port Server Adapter

E1G42ET
E1G42ETBLK 

897658
897654

10/100/1000Mbps PCI Express
Includes IPSec 

 Intel offers a wide range of single, dual, and quad port server adapters. Learn more

This applies to:

Intel® PRO/100 S Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Server Adapter



Solution ID: CS-031761
Last Modified: 20-Jun-2014
Date Created: 26-Jul-2010
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