XGS 4300, XGS 4500, XGS 5500, XGS 6500:
The high-end 1U and 2U XGS Series hardware appliances are now available to order in some regions.
Please refer to this post for further information on the expected availability dates by region.
New license bundles for XG Series hardware, virtual and software-only deployments
The new Standard and Xstream Protection licensing bundles will be available to quote and order from July 1, 2021.
- The new SKUs are included in the 2021-2.0 price list.
- We will keep you informed of any changes to the order date via the Partner News blog.
License Migration for existing XG Series hardware, virtual and software-only customers
As part of the ongoing transition to the new licensing scheme for Sophos Firewall, existing customers with any the following SKUs will be migrated to the new scheme:
- TotalProtect Plus
- EnterpriseProtect Plus
- FullGuard Plus
- EnterpriseGuard Plus
- Enhanced Plus Support
Full details of the migration path will be communicated to partners and customers by email or via the local Sophos sales team from June 7, 2021. A Partner News post will be published in the w/c June 7, 2021, and details are also included in the SophSkills recording and What’s New video for the XGS Series launch which are available on the Partner Portal.
End of Sale for Central Endpoint Protection and Central Server Protection
From July 1, 2021, Central Endpoint Protection (CEP) and Central Server Protection (SVRC) sales will be limited to renewals only (no new sales). On the same date we are introducing Central Intercept X Essentials (CIXE) and Central Intercept X Essentials for Server (SVRCIXE) as alternative protection options.
See this Partner News post for further information.
|Product||End of Life (EoL)||Migration Path|
|Prior Sophos (XG) Firewall License bundles
||July 30th 2021||As part of the ongoing transition to the new Sophos Firewall licensing scheme, the following license SKUs have a final order date of July 30, 2021:
Individual subscriptions are not affected, with the exception of Sandstorm Protection which has been renamed to Zero-Day Protection to reflect the enhanced threat intelligence features in SFOS.
These changes are valid in combination with Sophos Firewall (SFOS) only and do not apply to Sophos UTM.
|Endpoint Protection, Server Protection and Enterprise Console products (standalone or managed on premises)||July 20th 2023||Intercept X Advanced or Intercept X Advanced for Server|
|Sophos Mobile as a Service||September 30th 2021||Sophos Mobile managed in Sophos Central|
|Sophos Mobile (managed on premises)||July 20th 2023||Sophos mobile managed in Sophos Central|
|SafeGuard Enterprise||July 20th 2023||Sophos Central Device|
|Legacy SATC Client||July 31st 2021||Sophos Firewall and Intercept X for Server|
|PureMessage for Exchange||June 30th 2023||There is no migration path.|
|PureMessage for Unix||June 30th 2023||Sophos Email|
|Sophos Email Appliance||June 30th 2023||Sophos Email|
|Reflexion Total Control||March 31st 2023||Sophos Email|
|Reflexion Archiving Lite||March 31st 2023||Sophos Email|
|Reflexion Total Encrypt||March 31st 2023||Sophos Email|
|SFOS v17.5 and older
SFOS b18.0 MR3 and older
|July 31st, 2021||Latest SFOS MR|
Abbreviation index: EoS = End of Sale, EoL = End of Life