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Watchguard Product Lifecycle Matrix
End-of-Sale and End-of-Life lifecycle milestone information & migration recommendations

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WatchGuard Technologies is strongly committed to providing industry-leading products and services. As the market continues evolving towards more complex levels of network security, WatchGuard will periodically announce End-of-Sale and End-of-Life lifecycle milestone information along with migration recommendations for WatchGuard's valued customers.

Once an End-of-Sale date is announced, you may continue to order products while limited stock is available. Customers with active LiveSecurity¬ģ Service accounts will receive continued technical and limited software support until the End-of-Life.

Lifecycle Milestone Definition
End-of-Sale Date Last date for WatchGuard distribution partners to purchase specific products directly from WatchGuard.
Migration Path Recommended product or subscription replacements.
End-of-Life Conclusion of development and support for defined End-of-Sale products and subscriptions.

Product Lifecycle Milestones

WatchGuard has announced lifecycle milestones for the products listed below. Migration options are indicated and updated on a periodic basis. Click here to find an upgrade, support and subscription renewals are still available on some products.

Product End of Sale End of Life Migration Path
WatchGuard XTM 8 Series
XTM 810, 820, 830, 830-F
05 Feb 2015 05 Feb 2020 XTM 850, 860, 870, 870-F
WatchGuard SSL
SSL 100, SSL 500, SSL 560, SSL 1000
30 Jun 2014 30 Jun 2017 WatchGuard XTM
WatchGuard XTM 5 Series
XTM 505, XTM 510, XTM 520, XTM 530
03 Dec 2012 03 Dec 2017 XTM 5 Series
WatchGuard XTM 2 Series
XTM 21, XTM 21-W, XTM 22, XTM 22-W, XTM 23, XTM 23-W
30 Jun 2012 30 Jun 2017 XTM 2 Series
Firebox X Peak e-Series
X5500e, X6500e, X8500e, X8500e-F
31 Dec 2010 31 Dec 2015 XTM 800 Series
Firebox X Core e-Series
X550e, X750e, X1250e
31 Dec 2010 31 Dec 2015 XTM 2 Series
Firebox X Edge e-Series
X10e, X20e, X55e, X10e-W, X20e-W, X55e-W
31 Dec 2010 31 Dec 2015 XTM 5 Series
Firebox X Peak
X8000, X6000, X5000
25 Oct 2006 25 Oct 2009 XTM 800 Series
Firebox X Core
X2500, X1000, X700, X500
25 Oct 2006 25 Oct 2009 XTM 5 Series
Firebox X Edge
X50, X15, X5, X50W, X15W, X5W
25 Oct 2006 25 Oct 2009 XTM 2 Series
Firebox SSL Core VPN Gateway 11 July 2007 11 July 2010 WatchGuard XTM
Firebox Vclass - Outside Japan
Non-V200 models
10 Oct 2005 10 Oct 2008 WatchGuard XTM
Firebox Vclass V200 21 Apr 2005 21 Apr 2008 WatchGuard XTM
Firebox SOHO 6* 25 Oct 2006 25 Oct 2009 XTM 2 Series
Firebox SOHO 6 Wireless 21 Apr 2005 21 Apr 2008 XTM 2 Series
Firebox SOHO 6tc     XTM 2 Series
Firebox S6 21 Apr 2005 21 Apr 2008 XTM 2 Series
Firebox III - Outside Japan
FB 4500, 2500, 1000, 700, 500
21 Apr 2005 21 Apr 2008 WatchGuard XTM
Firebox II
FB II, FB II+, FB II+ Fast VPN
14 Apr 2003 14 Apr 2005 WatchGuard XTM

*This end-of-life schedule also applies to legacy SOHO models.