IBM® SmartCloud Monitoring provides holistic cloud availability, performance and capacity monitoring, broad health dashboards, and granular, detail views of virtual infrastructure components, as well as the virtual machine instances running in the cloud.


This trial download provides a compact, virtual machine installation of the IBM SmartCloud Monitoring software. You can deploy this software on a VMware host system in your data center in a test or production environment. The trial download remains fully functional for the trial period of 90 days, after which time, it is disabled.

Download this software to explore how this product helps you monitor your hypervisors and hypervisor workloads. You can deploy monitoring agents to monitor inventory. You can collect performance and availability metrics from your monitored resources. You can use the capacity planning tools to analyze the collected data. You can then assess the portion of the virtual or cloud infrastructure that you choose to monitor during the trial period.

This trial offering can be used to perform your own proof-of-concept exercises. You can explore the capabilities of the product at your own pace. You can see how the monitoring, reporting, dashboards, analytics, and other features benefit you directly.

This trial offering is a way for you to see the product live in your own environment, and become familiar with the interface and configuration. You can see how you can achieve rapid time-to-value if you elect to purchase the product and embark on a permanent production deployment.

This trials has all features enabled and are available at no charge for 90 days.

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Languages supported: English, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Japanese, Korean, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese (Brazil).

When you download this trial you are entitled to submit technical problems and questions through our online forum.

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