End-of-Life (EOL) Announcement for the Intel® SSD Toolbox and Intel® SSD Data Center Tool Applications


Product Information & Documentation



The following applications have reached end-of-life (EOL) and will no longer be updated:

  • Intel® SSD Toolbox
  • Intel® SSD Data Center Tool (Intel® SSD DCT)

The software will continue to be available for download until the End of 2020.



The Windows 7* and Windows 8* operating systems are not officially supported/validated with the Intel® MAS GUI Tool, and Windows 7 is not supported with the CLI Tool. Users on unsupported operating systems can continue to manage firmware updates with the Intel® SSD Firmware Update Tool.


Intel recommends that users migrate to the following applications for continued Intel® SSD management and firmware updates:

The Intel® MAS Tool contains the same functionality and more. See the User Guide available on the download pages linked above for additional information.


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