EIP communications

EIP milestones

R4600 EIPs (delivery on 20 March 2021)

R4550 EIPs (delivery on 16 January 2021)

R4500 EIPs (delivery 21 November 2020)

R4450 EIPs (delivery 19 September 2020)

R4400 EIPs (delivery on 18 July 2020)

R4350 EIPs (delivery on 16 May 2020)

R4300 EIPs (delivery 21 March 2020)

R4250 EIPs (delivery 18 January 2020)


EIP milestones

External Information Points is a standardised 10-stage process that informs Openreach customers about and during the development of new or the enhancement of existing product Releases (Milestones) within the Openreach portfolio. It applies to all functional releases, i.e. major releases (e.g. R1800) and interim releases (R1808), as well as maintenance releases.

Milestone

Description

Timeline

Issued

EIP1

Initial release scope and EIP dates (including outage date)

-150

Briefing

EIP2

Revised release scope

-120

Briefing

EIP3

Final release scope, updated documentation and pricing notification for existing products

-90

Briefing

EIP4

Outage notification and duration

-60

Email

EIP5

Final documentation published

-45

Briefing

EIP6

Pricing notification for new/existing products if applicable

-28

Briefing

EIP7

Outage notification and release scope (including defect fixes)

-14

Email

EIP8

Outage notification and scope change since EIP7

-2

Email

EIP9

Release deployment

0

Email

EIP10

Post deployment communications

4

Briefing

 

 


R4600 EIPs (delivery on 20 March 2021)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4600 R4600 EIP1 publication delay notification 1.0 57kb 21/10/2020

R4550 EIPs (delivery on 16 January 2021)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4550 R4550 EIP3 1.0 123kb 16/10/2020
R4550 R4550 EIP2 V2 2.0 123kb 23/09/2020
R4550 R4550 EIP2 1.0 187kb 18/09/2020
R4550 R4550 EIP1 1.0 101kb 03/09/2020
R4550 R4550 EIP1 publication delay notification 1.0 57kb 21/08/2020

R4500 EIPs (delivery 21 November 2020)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4500 R4500 EIP5 1.0 140kb 07/10/2020
R4500 R4500 EIP3 v2 2.0 164kb 02/09/2020
R4500 R4500 EIP3 1.0 160kb 21/08/2020
R4500 R4500 EIP2 1.0 156kb 24/07/2020
R4500 R4500 EIP1 1.0 115kb 24/06/2020

R4450 EIPs (delivery 19 September 2020)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4450 R4450 EIP10 v3 3.0 231kb 13/10/2020
R4450 R4450 EIP10 v2 2.0 229kb 08/10/2020
R4450 R4450 EIP10 1.0 229kb 25/09/2020
R4450 R4450 EIP5 2.0 166kb 10/08/2020
R4450 R4450 EIP5 1.0 145kb 05/08/2020
R4450 R4450 EIP3 1.0 246kb 19/06/2020
R4450 R4450 EIP2 1.0 228kb 22/05/2020
R4450 R4450 EIP1 1.0 210kb 23/04/2020

R4400 EIPs (delivery on 18 July 2020)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4400 R4400 EIP10 1.0 272kb 27/07/2020
R4400 R4400 EIP5 1.0 200kb 05/06/2020
R4400 R4400 EIP3 2.0 190kb 27/04/2020
R4400 R4400 EIP3 1.0 233kb 17/04/2020
R4400 R4400 EIP2 1.0 124kb 23/03/2020
R4400 R4400 EIP1 1.0 108kb 20/02/2020

R4350 EIPs (delivery on 16 May 2020)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4350 R4350 EIP10v2 2.0 232kb 26/05/2020
R4350 R4350 EIP10 1.0 231kb 22/05/2020
R4350 R4350 EIP5 2.0 169kb 07/04/2020
R4350 R4350 EIP5 1.0 168kb 01/04/2020
R4350 R4350 EIP3 1.0 166kb 14/02/2020
R4350 R4350 EIP2 1.0 161kb 17/01/2020
R4350 R4350 EIP1 1.0 143kb 19/12/2019

R4300 EIPs (delivery 21 March 2020)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4300 R4300 EIP10 1.0 243kb 30/03/2020
R4300 R4300 EIP5 1.0 149kb 06/02/2020
R4300 R4300 EIP3 1.0 162kb 20/12/2019
R4300 R4300 EIP2 1.0 266kb 22/11/2019
R4300 R4300 EIP1 1.0 456kb 24/10/2019

R4250 EIPs (delivery 18 January 2020)

Release File Name Version Size Issue date Type
R4250 R4250 EIP10 1.0 247kb 23/01/2020
R4250 R4250 EIP5 1.0 428kb 04/12/2019
R4250 R4250 EIP3 1.0 267kb 18/10/2019
R4250 R4250 EIP2 1.0 258kb 20/09/2019
R4250 R4250 EIP1 1.0 326kb 21/08/2019