This document provides information on the lifecycle of the IBM Security Network Protection XGS Appliances. This does not include the XGS 5000 appliance.
The IBM Security Network Protection XGS 5000 appliance lifecycle information is documented in a different Technote, available here. Additional lifecycle details for other IBM Security Solutions appliances are available here.
|Appliance Name||General Availability||End of Marketing||End of Support|
|XGS 5100||05 Sep 2013|
|XGS 4100||25 Oct 2013|
|XGS 3100||25 Oct 2013|
|Firmware||Supported Appliances||General Availability||End of Content||End of Support|
|5.1||XGS 5100||05 Sep 2013|
|5.1.1||XGS 5100, XGS 4100, XGS 3100||25 Oct 2013|
|5.1.2||XGS 5100, XGS 4100, XGS 3100||22 Nov 2013|
|5.2.0||XGS 5100, XGS 4100, XGS 3100||06 May 2014|
Note that if an Appliance goes End of Support, then all firmware is no longer supported on that Appliance.