EOM Announcement for Huawei AR168F &AR169F &AR169FGW-L &AR169FVW &AR169JFVW-2S &AR169JFVW-4B4S Product

No. :EOM-DC-2019-025-Global

Date :July 30,2019

Subject: EOM Announcement for Huawei AR168F &AR169F &AR169FGW-L &AR169FVW &AR169JFVW-2S &AR169JFVW-4B4S Product

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 AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S Product. Hopefully this information can give you a reference on making future network development plans.

The sales of Huawei AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S Product will be stopped on December 31, 2019. Please note that you can not place order after the EOM date.

 No patch will be released for rectifying AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S Product software defects.

The service of the AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S Product will be stopped from December 31, 2024. After that day, Huawei no longer provides any services related to AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S Product. (including the service hotline). However, during the period of one year from the day December 31, 2024, you may visit http://support.huawei.com to search or download the FAQ and resolved problem cases related to AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S Product.

Table1 describes the end of life milestones, definitions, and dates for AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S Product.

Table1 End of life milestones and dates for AR168F&AR169F&AR169FGW-L&AR169FVW&AR169JFVW-2S&AR169JFVW-4B4S 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 31,2019

EOS

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

December 31,2024

Huawei suggests that you use or upgrade your EOM to NetEngine AR600 series, which has similar features and capabilities but optimized functions compared with EOM. We will continue to provide high-level services for your new software version

Table2 Replacement release

End of Life Release

BOM Part Number

Replacement Release

BOM Part Number

AR168F

50010158

NA

NA

AR169F

50010157

NetEngine AR617VW

50010480

AR169FGW-L

50010200

NetEngine AR617VW-LTE4EA

50010479

AR169FVW

50010167

NetEngine AR617VW

50010480

AR169JFVW-4B4S

50010389

NetEngine AR617VW

50010480

AR169JFVW-2S

50010463

NetEngine AR617VW

50010480

 

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.

July 30,2019