Note that Big Monitoring Fabric (BMF) has been renamed to DANZ Monitoring Fabric (DMF) starting release 8.0

Date: February 16th, 2023


Software Version: DMF/BMF 7.0 (includes all 7.0.x patch releases)

  • Release Date: 11-Nov-2018
  • End of Software Support Date: 01-Dec-2023


The Arista DMF Life Cycle policy defines a 36 month lifecycle for each major release train. All DMF/BMF 7.0.x releases will be considered End of Software Support on Dec 1st, 2023 with no further Arista software support including maintenance for this release train. This notice is intended to serve as a reminder of this upcoming event. Customers running DMF/BMF 7.0.x should work with their Arista sales team to discuss possible upgrade options. In addition, a general DMF/BMF upgrade recommendation can be found at: Software Downloads page.

For more information about Arista’s DMF/BMF lifecycle 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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