3 Replies Latest reply on Sep 30, 2009 10:52 AM by PhilR

    VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Life Statement

    twenden
      FYI,


      VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Life Statement


      Environment

      McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i
      Microsoft Windows


      Summary

      McAfee Product Management Statement
      Date: January 31, 2008

      VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Full Service Support Announcement

      On December 31, 2008, McAfee VirusScan Enterprise (VSE) 8.0i will reach its End of Full Service Support (EoFSS). As of this date, technical support will no longer be provided for this version by McAfee's Customer Support organization.

      McAfee strongly recommends that customers who are still running VSE 8.0i as of June 2008 take steps to migrate to a currently supported version prior to the EoFSS date. June 2008 is the expected release time frame for the next version release of this product, VSE 8.7i. If this is not feasible due to any reason, please contact your McAfee account manager as soon as possible to explore custom support options.

      Please contact your account manager or technical account manager if you have any questions about this announcement.
        • 1. RE: VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Life Statement


          Confusing... :confused:
          • 2. RE: VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Life Statement
            twenden
            It looks like they have decided to extend the support for VSE 8.0i another year. That is good news since we still have it on about 100 plus systems. These are systems too slow for considering upgrading to VSE 8.5i.

            Below is the article that explains the update:

            VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Life Statement


            Environment

            McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i
            Microsoft Windows


            Summary

            Statement Update 1 July 2008
            VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i will now reach End of Life on December 31, 2009


            NOTE: The above is not part of the original Product Management Statement
            .


            McAfee Product Management Statement
            Date: January 31, 2008

            VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Full Service Support Announcement

            On December 31, 2008, McAfee VirusScan Enterprise (VSE) 8.0i will reach its End of Full Service Support (EoFSS). As of this date, technical support will no longer be provided for this version by McAfee's Customer Support organization.

            McAfee strongly recommends that customers who are still running VSE 8.0i as of June 2008 take steps to migrate to a currently supported version prior to the EoFSS date. June 2008 is the expected release time frame for the next version release of this product, VSE 8.7i. If this is not feasible due to any reason, please contact your McAfee account manager as soon as possible to explore custom support options.

            Please contact your account manager or technical account manager if you have any questions about this announcement.
            • 3. RE: VirusScan Enterprise 8.0i End of Life Statement
              PhilR
              End of life for VSE 8.0i was recently extended to March 31st, 2010.

              Phil