This letter serves as your formal notification that Belden is discontinuing Hirschmann Industrial HiVision, HiFusion and HiView 32 bit versions, effective December 1, 2018


Industrial HiVision, HiFusion and HiView 32 bit versions are running on operating systems which have become obsolete. Future versions of Industrial HiVision, HiFusion and HiView will only run on 64 bit operating systems.


There are existing 64 bit versions of Industrial HiVision and HiFusion. Industrial HiVision databases can be transferred between 32 bit and 64 bit versions. Existing licenses are valid for both 32 bit and 64 bit versions. There is no difference in functionality between 32 bit and 64 bit versions of the same software release.

Discontinued Product(s)

Industrial HiVision 32 bit versions

HiFusion 32 bit versions

HiView 32 bit versions

Existing 32 bit versions will still be available for download, but these versions will no longer be maintained outside the one year warranty period.

For more information on Belden’s Long Term Product Support Policy for Industrial Networking products, please visit www.belden.com/ltps. Special contracts in place and active prior to the announcement date will be honored according to the terms of that contract, with regard to product availability, warranty, or support terms.

Discontinuation Announcement Date
July 17, 2018

Last Order Date
December 1, 2018

Last Shipment Date
December 31, 2018

Last Service Date
December 1, 2019