End of Life Announcement for ME60 V600R005 Version

 

No.: EOS-NW-2014-191-Global

Date: 2014-12-31

Subject: End of Life Announcement for ME60 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 ME60 V600R005. Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

Both of the full support and service of ME60 V600R005 will be stopped on December 31, 2015. Please note that no service (including hotline service) will be provided after the EOS date. Meanwhile, for one year after EOS date, you can still visit Huawei technical support website to query or download any related FAQ or known defect case.

Table1 describes the end of life milestones, definitions, and dates for ME60 V600R005.

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for ME60 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 product
is not sold any longer after the date.

June 30, 2014

EOFS

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

December 31,2015

EOS

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

December 31, 2015

Huawei suggests that you upgrade your version to ME60 V600R008, which has similar features and capabilities but optimized functions compared with ME60 V600R005. We will continue to provide high-level services for your new software version

Table2 Replacement release

End of Life Release

Replacement Release

ME60 V600R005

ME60 V600R008

 

Table3 Replacement release end of life milestones

Milestone

Date

Note

EOM

December 31, 2016

Planned

EOFS

December 31, 2017

Planned

EOS

June 30, 2018

Planned

 

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?lang=en#

 

 

 

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
December 31, 2014