End of Marketing Announcement for NE40E V600R005 Version

No.: EOM-WN-2013-120-Global  

Date: 2013-12-31

Subject: End of Marketing Announcement for NE40E V600R005 Version

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 NE40E V600R005. Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

The sales of NE40E V600R005 will be stopped on December 31, 2014. Please note that you can no longer order NE40E V600R005 after the EOM date.

Table1 describes the end of life milestones, definitions, and dates for NE40E V600R005.

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for NE40E V600R005

Milestone

Definition

Date

EOM

End of Marketing. The EOM date is the
date from which the acceptance of the
POs for new deployments and capacity
expansions will be rejected. The version
is not sold any longer after the date.

December 31, 2014

EOFS

End of Full Support. After the EOFS, R&D
will not develop patches for the software
 version.

June 30, 2015 in plan

EOS

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

December 31, 2015 in plan

Huawei suggests that you use NE40E V600R007, or upgrade your NE40E V600R005 to NE40E V600R007, which has similar features and capabilities but optimized functions compared with NE40E V600R005. We will continue to provide high-level services for your new software version

Table2 Replacement release

End of Life Release

Replacement Release

NE40E V600R005

NE40E V600R007

 

Table3 Replacement release NE40E V600R007 end of life milestones

Milestone

Date

Note

EOM

June 30, 2016

In plan

EOFS

June 30, 2017

In plan

EOS

December 31, 2017

In plan

 

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.

 

 

 

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
December 31, 2013