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End of Availability for VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat (2079490)

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This article provides information on the End of Availability (EOA) for VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat.


VMware has announced the End of Availability for all vCenter Server Heartbeat versions effective June 2, 2014. After this date, vCenter Server Heartbeat is no longer available for purchase.

All support and maintenance for the removed versions is unaffected and will continue as per the VMware Life Cycle Support Policy through to the published support period ending on September 19, 2018.

Customers are able to continue using vCenter Server Heartbeat after June 2, 2014 and are not required to take any immediate action. Customers receive perpetual licenses when purchasing vCenter Server Heartbeat and are entitled to continued use of the licenses regardless of the End of Availability or End of Support.

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