End of Software Support for BMF 7.1
Note that Big Monitoring Fabric (BMF) will be renamed to DANZ Monitoring Fabric (DMF) starting release 8.0

Date: April 15, 2022

Software Version: BMF 7.1
Release Date: 02-April-2019
End of Support Date: 01-May-2022


The Arista DMF/CCF/MCD Life Cycle policy defines a 36 month lifecycle for each major release train. BMF 7.1 will be considered End of Support on May 1st, 2022 with no further official software support on this version from Arista. This notice is intended to serve as a reminder of this upcoming event. Customers running BMF 7.1 should work with their Arista sales team to discuss possible upgrade options. In addition, a general BMF upgrade recommendation can be found at: Software Downloads page

For more information about Arista’s BCF EOS/EOL policies and/or to obtain an explanation of terms used in this announcement, please refer to the Arista DMF/CCF/MCD Product Life Cycle Policy.

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