End of Marketing Announcement for NE5000E V800R005 Version

No.: EOM-WN-2015-xx-Global

Date: 2015-06-23

Subject: End of Marketing Announcement for NE5000E V800R005 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 NE5000E V800R005. Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

The sales of NE5000E V800R005 will be stopped on December 31, 2015. Please note that you can no longer order NE5000E V800R005 after the EOM date.

Table1 describes the end of life milestones, definitions, and dates for NE5000E V800R005.

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for NE5000E V800R005

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, 2015

EOFS

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

December 31, 2016 in plan

EOS

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

June 30, 2017 in plan

Huawei suggests that you use NE5000E V800R006, or upgrade your NE5000E V800R005 to NE5000E V800R006, which has similar features and capabilities but optimized functions compared with NE5000E V800R005. We will continue to provide high-level services for your new software version.

Table2 describes the replacement release for NE5000E.

Table2 Replacement release

End of Life Release

Replacement Release

NE5000E V800R005

NE5000E V800R006

 

Table3 Replacement release end of life milestones

Milestone

Date

Note

EOM

December 31, 2016

In plan

EOFS

December 31, 2017

In plan

EOS

June 30, 2018

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.
June 23, 2015