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End-of-Maintenance (EOM) & End-of-Life (EOL) Dates for 2012 and early 2013

November 24, 2011

Below you will find an overview of End-of-Maintenance (EOM) and End-of-Life (EOL) dates for 2012 and early 2013. The products listed are related to application and desktop delivery. Of course there are many other products with their own product lifecycle, but these seem to be very important. The bold dates are critical!

Virtual Application Solutions

Product Released

End of Maintenance

End of Life

Microsoft App-V 4.5 14/01/2014 08/01/2019
Microsoft App-V 4.6 14/07/2015 14/07/2020
VMware ThinApp 4.0 - EOL
VMware ThinApp 4.5 - 17/03/2012
VMware ThinApp 4.6 /4.7 Unknown Unknown

Operating Systems

Product Released

End of Maintenance

End of Life

Windows XP Embedded 11/01/2011 12/01/2016
Windows XP 14/04/2009 08/04/2014
Windows Vista 10/04/2012 11/04/2017
Windows 7 13/01/2015 14/01/2020
Windows Server 2003 13/07/2010 14/07/2015
Windows Server 2008 09/07/2013 10/07/2018

Virtual Desktop Solutions

Product Released

End of Maintenance

End of Life

Citrix XenDesktop 3 EOM EOL
Citrix XenDesktop 4 16/11/2013 16/05/2014
Citrix XenDesktop 5 17/12/2014 17/06/2015
Citrix XenApp 4.5 on W2k3 30/09/2012 31/03/2013
Citrix XenApp 5.0 on W2k8 15/01/2013 15/07/2013
Citrix XenApp 6.0 15/01/2013 15/07/2013
Citrix XenApp 6.5 23/01/2015 24/07/2015
Citrix Provisioning Server 5.0 EOM EOL
Citrix Provisioning Server 5.1 EOM EOL
Citrix Provisioning Services 5.6 30/06/2012 31/03/2014
Citrix Provisioning Services 6.0 Unknown Unknown
VMware View 3.x - EOL
VMware View 4.x 16/11/2012 16/11/2014
VMware View 5.x 14/09/2014 14/09/2016

Hypervisors

Product Released

End of Maintenance

End of Life

Microsoft Hyper-V R2 14/01/2014 08/01/2019
Citirx XenServer 5.0 & 5.5 14/09/2011 14/09/2013
Citrix XenServer 5.6 30/06/2012 31/03/2014
Citrix XenServer 6.x 26/09/2014 26/09/2016
VMware ESX 3.0 10/12/2011 10/12/2013
VMware ESX(i) 3.5 21/05/2013 21/05/2015
VMware ESX(i) 4.0 21/05/2014 21/05/2016
VMware ESX(i) 5.0 24/08/2016 24/08/2018

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