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Age of Juniper devices by Serial Number

Hello all,

 

I don't know where else to post this, please move it to the correct subforum if there is one :-)

 

We've got a couple of MX routers and EX switches. By specifying the Serial Number of a device, how can one check how old the device actually is? Or is there another way to determine the age of a Juniper device?

 

Thanks in advance!

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Re: Age of Juniper devices by Serial Number

Does it show up in the serial number entitlement tool?

 

https://entitlementsearch.juniper.net/entitlementsearch/

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Re: Age of Juniper devices by Serial Number

The original bar code labels on the back of the chassis include the manufacture date.

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Re: Age of Juniper devices by Serial Number

Hi spuluka,

 

Ugh, I feel quite stupid now. So that's what the big sticker means on top of the device :-)

The problem now is how I'm going to check the manufacture date of the devices while they're in production. 

 

Marijn