End of Life Announcement for USG5300 DDoS Product

Dear Customers,

To help you better cope with challenges brought by market changes and technological innovations, Huawei hereby informs you of the milestones in the life cycle of USG5300 DDoS. Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

The Service of USG5300 DDoS will be stopped on December 31, 2015. Please note that you can no longer order USG5300 DDoS after the EOS date.

Table1 describes the end of life milestones, definitions, and dates for USG5300 DDoS.

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for USG5300 DDoS





End of Service and Support. After the EOS,
Huawei does not provide software problem
 analysis services.

December 31,2015

Huawei suggests that you use Anti-DDoS 1500 or upgrade your USG5300 DDoS to Anti-DDoS 1500, which has similar features and capabilities but optimized functions compared with USG5300 DDoS. We will continue to provide high-level services for your new software version

Table2 Replacement release

End of Life Release

Replacement Release

USG5300 DDoS

Anti-DDoS 1500


Table3 Replacement release end of life milestones





December 31, 2015



June 30, 2016



June 30, 2020



Hopefully this announcement can help you plan your future networks. This measure will not affect the existing service relationship and quality. We are consistently dedicated to providing you with other excellent products and services. If you have any questions, please contact your Huawei account manager.


For more information about the Huawei lifecycle strategy, please go to http://support.huawei.com/enterprise/news




Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
December 20, 2014