Arista unqualified SFP

Mark Tinka mark.tinka at
Thu Aug 18 11:47:37 UTC 2016

On 18/Aug/16 13:41, Youssef Bengelloun-Zahr wrote:

> Hello all,
> At my actual job, some colleagues bought Arista switchs very recently. They asked the question about 3rd party transceivers and their SE told them exactly what has been said before :
> "we do accept 3rd party transceivers but we don't support them. If you still want to use them willingly, you'll have to sign a discharge paper and we'll provide you with a key to activate on your equipement".
> That's Arista's official policy regarding 3rd party transceivers.

I am fine with that.

All other vendors, explicitly or silently, adopt the same approach.


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