Perforce Maintenance Support Policy

Perforce software is thoroughly tested and backed by active Engineering and Support teams.

    Standard Maintenance

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    During Standard Maintenance, Perforce provides patches for Severity A bugs, which include crash, data corruption, erroneous results, high-risk security vulnerability, malfunction with no workaround or serious performance.

    The Standard Maintenance period is defined as: 

    • Server Releases up to two years after their initial availability.
    • Desktop and Web Apps up to one year after their initial availability.

    Perforce End-of-Life (EOL) Schedule

     

    Helix Versioning Engine

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4D 2017.1 May 17, 2017 May 17, 2019 May 17, 2021
    P4D 2016.2 Nov 8, 2016 Nov 8, 2018 Nov 8, 2020
    P4D 2016.1 Apr 19, 2016 Apr 19, 2018 Apr 19, 2020
    P4D 2015.2 Oct 27, 2015 Oct 27, 2017 Oct 27, 2019
    P4D 2015.1 Mar 25, 2015 Mar 25, 2017 Mar 25, 2019
    P4D 2014.2 Sep 25, 2014 Sep 25, 2016 Sep 25, 2018
    P4D 2014.1 Mar 24, 2014 Mar 24, 2016 Mar 24, 2018
    P4D 2013.3 Nov 20, 2013 Nov 20, 2015 Nov 20, 2017
    P4D 2013.2 Oct 1, 2013 Oct 1, 2015 Oct 1, 2017

    Helix Broker

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Broker 2016.2 Nov 8, 2016 Nov 8, 2018 Nov 8, 2020
    P4Broker 2016.1 Apr 19, 2016 Apr 19, 2018 Apr 19, 2020
    P4Broker 2015.2 Oct 27, 2015 Oct 27, 2017 Oct 27, 2019
    P4Broker 2015.1 Mar 25, 2015 Mar 25, 2017 Mar 25, 2019
    P4Broker 2014.2 Sep 25, 2014 Sep 25, 2016 Sep 25, 2018
    P4Broker 2014.1 Mar 24, 2014 Mar 24, 2016 Mar 24, 2018
    P4Broker 2013.3 Nov 20, 2013 Nov 20, 2015 Nov 20, 2017
    P4Broker 2013.2 Oct 1, 2013 Oct 1, 2015 Oct 1, 2017

    Helix Proxy

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4P 2016.2 Nov 8, 2016 Nov 8, 2018 Nov 8, 2020
    P4P 2016.1 Apr 19, 2016 Apr 19, 2018 Apr 19, 2020
    P4P 2015.2 Oct 27, 2015 Oct 27, 2017 Oct 27, 2019
    P4P 2015.1 Mar 25, 2015 Mar 25, 2017 Mar 25, 2019
    P4P 2014.2 Sep 25, 2014 Sep 25, 2016 Sep 25, 2018
    P4P 2014.1 Mar 24, 2014 Mar 24, 2016 Mar 24, 2018
    P4P 2013.3 Nov 20, 2013 Nov 20, 2015 Nov 20, 2017
    P4P 2013.2 Oct 1, 2013 Oct 1, 2015 Oct 1, 2017

    Helix Git Fusion

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    Git Fusion 2017.1 Feb 8, 2017 Feb 8, 2019 Feb 8, 2021
    Git Fusion 2016.3 Oct 25, 2016 Oct 25, 2018 Oct 25, 2020
    Git Fusion 2016.2 Jun 9, 2016 Jun 9, 2018 Jun 9, 2020
    Git Fusion 2016.1 Feb 24, 2016 Feb 24, 2018 Feb 24, 2020
    Git Fusion 2015.4 Nov 17, 2015 Nov 17, 2017 Nov 17, 2019
    Git Fusion 2015.3 Aug 26, 2015 Aug 26, 2017 Aug 26, 2019
    Git Fusion 2015.2 Jul 21, 2015 Jul 21, 2017 Jul 21, 2019
    Git Fusion 2015.1 Feb 2, 2015 Feb 2, 2017 Feb 2, 2019
    Git Fusion 2014.2 Sep 12, 2014 Sep 12, 2016 Sep 12, 2018
    Git Fusion 2014.1 Apr 1, 2014 Apr 1, 2016 Apr 1, 2018
    Git Fusion 2013.3 Jan 14, 2014 Jan 14, 2016 Jan 14, 2018
    Git Fusion 2013.2 Oct 14, 2013 Oct 14, 2015 Oct 14, 2017
    Git Fusion 2013.1 Sep 10, 2013 Sep 10, 2015 Sep 10, 2017


    Collaboration Tools
     

    Helix Swarm

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    Swarm 2017.1 May 11, 2017 May 11, 2018 May 11, 2019
    Swarm 2016.3 Dec 15, 2016 Dec 15, 2017 Dec 15, 2018
    Swarm 2016.2 Oct 4, 2016 Oct 4, 2017 Oct 4, 2018
    Swarm 2016.1 May 11, 2016 May 11, 2017 May 11, 2018
    Swarm 2015.4 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2017
    Swarm 2015.3 Nov 3, 2015 Nov 3, 2016 Nov 3, 2017
    Swarm 2015.2 Aug 26, 2015 Aug 26, 2016 Aug 26, 2017

    Helix GitSwarm

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    GitSwarm 2017.1 Apr 29, 2017 Apr 29, 2018 Apr 29, 2019
    GitSwarm 2016.3 Dec 1, 2016 Dec 1, 2017 Dec 1, 2018
    GitSwarm 2016.2 Jul 6, 2016 Jul 6, 2017 Jul 6, 2018
    GitSwarm 2016.1 Mar 25, 2016 Mar 25, 2017 Mar 25, 2018
    GitSwarm 2015.4 Nov 20, 2015 Nov 20, 2016 Nov 20, 2017
    GitSwarm 2015.3 Sep 17, 2015 Sep 17, 2016 Sep 17, 2017
    GitSwarm 2015.2 Jul 23, 2015 Jul 23, 2016 Jul 23, 2017

     

    Desktop Web Clients
     

    Helix P4 CLI

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4 2016.2 Nov 8, 2016 Nov 8, 2018 Nov 8, 2020
    P4 2016.1 Apr 19, 2016 Apr 19, 2018 Apr 19, 2020
    P4 2015.2 Oct 27, 2015 Oct 27, 2016 Oct 27, 2017

    Helix P4V

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4V 2017.1 Mar 2, 2017 Mar 2, 2019 Mar 2, 2020
    P4V 2015.2 Dec 8, 2015 Mar 8, 2017 Mar 8, 2018
    P4V 2015.1 Sep 15, 2015 Sep 15, 2016 Sep 15, 2017

    Helix P4Merge

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Merge 2015.2 Dec 8, 2015 Dec 8, 2016 Dec 8, 2017
    P4Merge 2015.1 Sep 15, 2015 Sep 15, 2016 Sep 15, 2017

    Helix P4Admin

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Admin 2015.2 Dec 8, 2015 Dec 8, 2016 Dec 8, 2017
    P4Admin 2015.1 Sep 15, 2015 Sep 15, 2016 Sep 15, 2017

    Helix Insights

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    Insights 2015.2 Oct 30, 2015 Oct 30, 2016 Oct 30, 2017

     

    Plugins and Integrations
     

    P4Connect

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Connect 2015.3 Nov 9, 2015 Nov 9, 2016 Nov 9, 2017
    P4Connect 2015.2 Aug 21, 2015 Aug 21, 2016 Aug 21, 2017

    P4DTG

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4DTG 2014.1 Jan 28, 2015 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4Eclipse

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Eclipse 2015.1 Dec 17, 2015 Dec 17, 2016 Dec 17, 2017

    P4EXP

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4EXP 2012.2 Oct 4, 2012 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4FTP

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4FTP 2016.2 Nov 8, 2016 Nov 8, 2018 Nov 8, 2020
    P4FTP 2016.1 Apr 19, 2016 Apr 19, 2018 Apr 19, 2020
    P4FTP 2015.2 Oct 27, 2015 Oct 27, 2016 Oct 27, 2017

    P4GT

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4GT 2015.1 Feb 5, 2015 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4SCC

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4SCC 2012.1 Apr 19, 2012 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4Thumb

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Thumb 2011.1 Nov 7, 2011 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4toDB

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4toDB 2012.1 Jun 8, 2012 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4VS

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4VS 2016.2 Dec 15, 2016 Dec 15, 2017 Dec 15, 2018
    P4VS 2016.1 Feb 1, 2016 Feb 1, 2017 Feb 1, 2018
    P4VS 2015.2 Oct 20, 2015 Oct 20, 2016 Oct 20, 2017

    P4Search

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Search 2016.1 May 16, 2016 May 16, 2017 May 16, 2018

     

    SDKs and APIs
     

    P4API (C|C++)

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4API 2016.2 Nov 8, 2016 Nov 8, 2018 Nov 8, 2020
    P4API 2016.1 Apr 19, 2016 Apr 19, 2018 Apr 19, 2020
    P4API 2015.2 Oct 27, 2015 Oct 27, 2016 Oct 27, 2017

    P4API.NET

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4API.NET 2016.2 Dec 15, 2016 Dec 15, 2017 Dec 15, 2018
    P4API.NET 2016.1 Feb 1, 2016 Feb 1, 2017 Feb 1, 2018
    P4API.NET 2015.2 Oct 20, 2015 Oct 20, 2016 Oct 20, 2017

    P4Java

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Java 2017.1 Apr 29, 2017 Apr 29, 2018 Apr 29, 2019
    P4Java 2015.2 Dec 17, 2015 Dec 17, 2016 Dec 17, 2017

    P4Perl

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Perl 2014.1 May 6, 2014 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4PHP

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4PHP 2013.1 Apr 1, 2013 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)

    P4Python

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Python 2015.2 Jan 27, 2016 Jan 27, 2017 Jan 27, 2018

    P4Ruby

      General Availability End of Standard Maintenance End of Extended Maintenance
    P4Ruby 2015.2 Nov 16, 2015 Current Version (under maintenance) Current Version (under maintenance)