Dell SonicWALL TZ170 – End of Support in 2013

Dell will end support (EOS) of their TZ Series firewall TZ170 in 1 years time. on 1st July 2013

The TZ170 router was last available to order 30th June 2007
The last date to order (LDO) 1 years support is today 30th June 2012

All support from Dell will finally come to an end 1st July 2013

What does this mean for you?

Whilst your router / firewall will continue to work as originally designed & currently configured, the hardware warranty has now ended and the product support & updates from Dell are due to end soon.

We recommend you consider and manage the end-of-life transition and understand how Stanridge can assist you with the migration to current Dell SonicWALL products and services

Source: Sonicwall product lifecycle tables TZSeries

Microsoft will stop supporting Windows Vista on 11th April 2017

Please note that Microsoft extended support of Windows Vista will be ending on 11th April 2017, so you will no longer receive security updates and patches beyond this date.

Mainstream support has already ended 10th April 2012. We recommend planning in advance of this date to maximize the management of your IT investments and strategically plan for a successful IT future.

For more information about upgrading your systems and technical assistance, please contact us or take a look at Microsoft’s article about end of support.