CA API Gateway v10 - Hardware Appliance Re-Image Compatibility

book

Article ID: 196064

calendar_today

Updated On:

Products

CA API Gateway

Issue/Introduction

There are several versions of the physical hardware form factor CA API Gateway Appliance: 

X3-2

X5-2

X7-2

A question may arise as to which versions of the CA API Gateway Hardware form factor are supported for Gateway version 10 re-imaging.

 

Cause

N/A

Environment

Release : 10.x

Component : API GATEWAY

Resolution

The documented re image procedure @ https://techdocs.broadcom.com/content/broadcom/techdocs/us/en/ca-enterprise-software/layer7-api-management/api-gateway/10-0/install-configure-upgrade/upgrade-the-gateway/reimagehardware-appliance.html is only compatible with the X5-2 and X7-2 versions of the hardware appliance. The X3-2 is not supported.

https://techdocs.broadcom.com/content/broadcom/techdocs/us/en/ca-enterprise-software/layer7-api-management/api-gateway/10-0/release-notes/requirements-and-compatibility/appliance-gateway-compatibility.html 

Additional Information

Please see general End Of Life information here

Announcing EOS for Layer 7 Redhat Appliances

https://community.broadcom.com/blogs/amandeep-dhindsa1/2020/02/20/announcing-eos-for-layer-7-redhat-appliances

CA API Gateway Release and Support Lifecycle Dates

https://support.broadcom.com/external/content/release-announcements/CA-API-Gateway-Release-and-Support-Lifecycle-Dates/3023

If you have questions regarding your older, unsupported CA API Gateway Hardware Appliance please reach out to your Broadcom representative or Account Manager for more information

Find CA API Gateway Hardware Images here by navigating to the CA API Management section:

https://support.broadcom.com/download-center/download-center.html