End of Life Announcement for S9700 V200R001 Software

No.: EOM-NW-2013-XXX-Global

Date: 2013-12-31

Subject: End of life announcement for S9700 V200R001 software

Dear customers,

To assist you in adapting to the market change and meeting the challenge by technology development and innovation, Huawei announces the milestone dates for the S9700 V200R001 software , providing reference for your network development plan.

The EOM date of S9700 V200R001 software  is June 30, 2014. Huawei will not accept new orders or capacity expansion orders after this date.

The end of full support (EOFS) date of S9700 V200R001 software  is June 30, 2015. After the EOFS date, no patch will be released for V200R001.

After June 30, 2019, no software fault location service will be provided for V200R001.

Table 1 lists the milestone, definition, and last date for the S9700 V200R001 software .

Table 1 S9700 V200R001 software  milestones




EOM date

The last date to order the software  from Huawei. Huawei will not accept new orders or capacity expansion orders after this date. After that day, the software  will not be provided for sale.



The last date Huawei provides patches for the software . Between EOFS and EOS dates, Huawei does not provide patches to solve new issues, but still loads released patches to the software .


EOS Date

The last date Huawei provides software fault location service.



Huawei provides a new  to replace the old one. The new  has higher performance. You are encouraged to use the new software . Huawei will continuously provide high quality service. Table 2 lists the affected  and the replacement .

Table 2 Replacement






Product replacement will not affect the existing contracts or degrade service quality.

For any questions about this announcement, contact Huawei sales representatives. For more information about Huawei end-of-life policies, visit http://support.huawei.com/enterprise/news.

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

December 31, 2013