End of Life Announcement for CIS V100R001 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 CIS V100R001. Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

The sales of CIS V100R001 will be stopped on June 30, 2018. Please note that you can no longer order CIS V100R001 after the EOM date.

Table1 describes the end of life milestones, definitions, and dates for CIS V100R001.

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for CIS V100R001

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, 2018

EOFS

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

June 30, 2019

(Planned)

EOS

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

December 31, 2019

(Planned)

Huawei suggests that you use CIS V100R002, which has similar features and capabilities but optimized functions compared with CIS V100R001. We will continue to provide high-level services for your new software version.

Table2 Replacement release

End of Life Release

Replacement Release

CIS V100R001

CIS V100R002

Table3 Replacement release end of life milestones

Milestone

Date

Note

EOM

December 31, 2019

Planned

EOFS

December 31, 2020

Planned

EOS

June 30, 2021

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
January 03, 2018