End of Life Announcement for Some USG6000 Series Firewalls

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 some USG6000 series. Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

The sales of some USG6000 series (USG6306-BDL/USG6308-BDL/USG6507-BDL/USG6530-BDL/USG6550-BDL/USG6570-BDL/USG6320-BDL/USG6330-BDL/USG6350-BDL/USG6360-BDL/USG6370-BDL/USG6380-BDL/USG6390-BDL/USG6620-BDL/USG6630-BDL/USG6650-BDL/USG6660-BDL/USG6670-BDL/USG6680-BDL) will be stopped on December 31, 2017. Please note that you can no longer order USG6000-BDL models after the EOM date.

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

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for product

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.

December 31, 2017

EOS

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

December 31, 2022(Planned)

Table2 Replacement product

End of Life Product

Replacement Product

USG6306-BDL

USG6306 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6308-BDL

USG6308 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6507-BDL

USG6507 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6530-BDL

USG6530 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6550-BDL

USG6550 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6570-BDL

USG6570 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6320-BDL

USG6320 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6330-BDL

USG6330 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6350-BDL

USG6350 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6360-BDL

USG6360 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6370-BDL

USG6370 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6380-BDL

USG6380 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6390-BDL

USG6390 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6620-BDL

USG6620 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6630-BDL

USG6630 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6650-BDL

USG6650 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6660-BDL

USG6660 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6670-BDL

USG6670 and IPS/AV/URL License

USG6680-BDL

USG6680 and IPS/AV/URL License

Table3 Replacement product end of life milestones

Milestone

Date

Note

EOM

December 31, 2019

Planned

EOS

December 31, 2024

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

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
June 30, 2017