The End of General Support (EOGS) for VMware vSphere® 5.5 and vSAN™ 5.5 is September 19, 2018.
To maintain your full level of Support and Subscription Services, VMware recommends upgrading to vSphere 6.5 or vSphere 6.7. Note that by upgrading to vSphere 6.5/6.7 you not only get all the latest capabilities of vSphere but also the latest vSAN release and capabilities.
VMware vCloud Suite® 5 and vSphere with Operations Management™ customers running vSphere 5.5 are also recommended to upgrade to vSphere 6.5/6.7.
For more information on the benefits of upgrading and how to upgrade, contact us.
VMware has extended general support for vSphere 6.5 to a full five years from date of release, which will end on November 15, 2021. End of General Support for vSphere 6.7 will also be on November 15, 2021.