Lifecycle Policy

VMware will offer 5 years of support from the general availability of a new Major Release as per the Support and Subscription Terms and Conditions.

Phase Phase Length Additional Policy Details
General Support 4 years General Support will be provided for a minimum of 4 years from general availability of a Major Release. Security and bug fixes will be provided in maintenance releases that will be applied to the latest Minor release series within a given Major release series.
Technical Guidance 1 year N/A