This document provides information on the lifecycle of the Security SiteProtector System Appliances, formerly Proventia Management SiteProtector System Appliances.
IBM Security Appliances and the related Firmware adhere to the "IBM Internet Security Systems Product Lifecycle Policy" version 2.3, dated June 23, 2006 and updated October 27, 2007, available here.
Additional lifecycle details for other IBM Security Solutions appliances are available here.
|Appliance Name||General Availability||End of Marketing||End of Support|
|SP1001||18 Dec 2006||30 Nov 2009||30 Nov 2014|
|SP2001||18 Aug 2009||31 Dec 2011||31 Dec 2016|
|SP3001||08 Dec 2011|
|Firmware||Supported Appliances||General Availability||End of Content||End of Support|
|2.7.0||SP1001||17 Jun 2008||31 Mar 2012||31 Mar 2012|
|2.8.0||SP1001, SP2001||29 Jun 2009||31 Mar 2012||31 Dec 2013|
|2.8.1||SP1001, SP2001||01 Jul 2010||31 Dec 2013||31 Dec 2013|
|2.9.0||All||08 Dec 2011||31 Dec 2014||31 Dec 2014|
|3.0.0||All||22 Aug 2013|
|3.1.0||All||06 May 2014|
Note that if an Appliance goes End of Support, then all firmware is no longer supported on that Appliance.