Fuse Product Life Cycle

The Fuse Product life cycle is based on the Limited Product Lifecycle, where the final year is Maintenance Support.

Fuse Product Life Cycle
Phase 1 Full Support (2 years) Maintenance Support (1 year)
Year 1 Year 2 Year 3

Life Cycle Dates

Red Hat JBoss Fuse, Red Hat JBoss A-MQ (formerly known as Fuse ESB Enterprise and Fuse MQ Enterprise)
  Full Support Maintenance Support
Family GA Life Cycle Start End Start End
7.x May 2012 Fuse (Limited) May 2012 Apr 2014 May 2014 Apr 2015
Fuse Management Console
  Full Support Maintenance Support
Family GA Life Cycle Start End Start End
7.x May 2012 Fuse (Limited) May 2012 Apr 2014 May 2014 Apr 2015
Fuse IDE
  Full Support Maintenance Support
Family GA Life Cycle Start End Start End
7.x May 2011 Fuse (Limited) May 2011 Apr 2013 May 2013 Apr 2014
Fuse ESB/Apache ServiceMix**
  Full Support Maintenance Support
Family GA Life Cycle Start End Start End
4.4 Sep 2011 Fuse (Limited) Sep 2011 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 Sep 2014
4.3 Jan 2011 Fuse (Limited) Jan 2011 May 2013 Jun 2013 May 2014
4.2 Feb 2010 Fuse (Limited) Feb 2010 Nov 2011 Dec 2011 Nov 2012
3.6 Jun 2011 Fuse (Limited) Jun 2011 Mar 2013 Apr 2014 Mar 2014
3.5 Aug 2010 Fuse (Limited) Aug 2010 Nov 2011 Dec 2011 Nov 2012
Fuse Message Broker/Apache ActiveMQ**
  Full Support Maintenance Support
Family GA Life Cycle Start End Start End
5.5 Sep 2011 Fuse (Limited) Sep 2011 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 Sep 2014
5.4 Aug 2010 Fuse (Limited) Aug 2010 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 Sep 2014
5.3 Mar 2009 Fuse (Limited) Mar 2009 May 2013 Jun 2013 May 2014
5.2 Dec 2008 Fuse (Limited) Dec 2008 Nov 2011 Dec 2011 Nov 2012
Fuse Mediation Router/Apache Camel**
  Full Support Maintenance Support
Family GA Life Cycle Start End Start End
2.8 Sep 2011 Fuse (Limited) Sep 2011 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 Sep 2014
2.7 Jun 2011 Fuse (Limited) Jun 2011 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 Sep 2014
2.6 Jan 2011 Fuse (Limited) Jan 2011 May 2013 Jun 2013 May 2014
2.5 and earlier Nov 2010 Fuse (Limited) Nov 2010 Nov 2011 Dec 2011 Nov 2012
Fuse Services Framework/Apache CXF**
  Full Support Maintenance Support
Family GA Life Cycle Start End Start End
2.4 Jun 2011 Fuse (Limited) Jun 2011 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 Sep 2014
2.3 Nov 2010 Fuse (Limited) Nov 2010 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 Sep 2014
2.2 Apr 2009 Fuse (Limited) Apr 2009 May 2013 Jun 2013 May 2014
2.1 Mar 2008 Fuse (Limited) Mar 2008 Nov 2011 Dec 2011 Nov 2012

**Security Support

The following FuseSource products receive only Critical impact security fixes, if and when available:

  • Fuse ESB/Apache ServiceMix: All versions
  • Fuse Message Broker/Apache ActiveMQ: 5.4, 5.3, 5.2 (all versions EXCEPT 5.5)
  • Fuse Mediation Router/Apache Camel: All versions
  • Fuse Services Framework/Apache CXF: All versions