End of Life Announcement for Huawei VP9050 V200R001 Version

Date : December 31, 2014

Subject: End of Life Announcement for Huawei VP9050 V200R001 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 VP9050 V200R001.Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

The sales of Huawei VP9050 V200R001 will be stopped on June 30, 2015. Please note that you can not place order after the EOM date.

The full support for Huawei VP9050 V200R001 will be stopped on June 30, 2017. After that day, No patch will be released for rectifying VP9050 V200R001 software defects.

The service of the VP9050 V200R001 will be stopped from June 30, 2018. After that day, Huawei no longer provides any services related to VP9050 V200R001. (including the service hotline). However, during the period of one year from the day June 30,2018,   you may visit http://support.Huawei.com to search or download the FAQ and resolved problem cases related to VP9050 V200R001.

Table1 describes the end of life milestones, definitions, and dates for VP9050 V200R001.

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for VP9050 V200R001





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 30,2015


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

June 30,2017


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

June 30,2018

Huawei suggests that you use new version or upgrade your old one to new product or version, which has similar features and capabilities but optimized functions compared with EOM&EOFS&EOS. We will continue to provide high-level services for your new software version

Table2  Replacement release

End of Life Release

Replacement Release

VP9050 V200R001


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, 2014