Sophos Update Manager (SUM) - release dates for forthcoming versions

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This article relates to our SUM software which is for on-premise installations and works in combination with Enterprise Console to manage the download and distribution of endpoint software packages from our warehouses. It lists the release version numbers of Sophos Update Manager (SUM) for the coming six month period.


Updates may be rolled out at any time during the month indicated, which means that you may not see the indicated versions on your system at the start of the month. These updates are rolled out automatically, you do not need to download them manually.

In general a server reboot is not required. If it should ever be required, it will be specifically indicated.

Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Update Manager
Enterprise Console

Release dates for forthcoming versions of Sophos Update Manager 

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Subscription 2015
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Recommended 1.5.6 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7
Extended 1.5.6 1.5.6 1.5.6 1.5.6 1.5.6 1.5.6


Subscription 2016
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
Recommended 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.6 1.6
Extended 1.5.6 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7 1.5.7

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