Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Lifecycle (EOL)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

Below you can find the life cycle for each version of operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), like RHEL 7.0, including release dates and end of life (EOL) dates.

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Facts for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

Initial release
Feb 2000
Kernel type

Current releases

Release Release date End of Full SupportEnd of Maintenance Support 1End of lifeEnd of Extended Life-cycle Support
RHEL 7.0June 10, 2014Q4, 2019Q4, 2020June 30, 2024
RHEL 6.0November 10, 2010May 10, 2016May 10, 2017November 30, 2020June 30, 2024