Open Beta for IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management Standard Edition vNext

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IBM SC APM SE vNext is an open Beta. If you are registered with IBM, and have an IBM ID, you can log in and download the software.

IBM SC APM SE vNext follows on from, and incorporates, the functionality that was delivered in IBM SC APM Standard Edition 7.6.

Beta Milestones will include updates to the following:

  • Videos of new Enhancements.
  • Blogging by Developers on the features delivered.
  • Time to Value Improvements for Self Discovery.
  • End User Experience Monitoring capabilities: incorporating Internet Service Monitoring, Transaction Tracking, and User Response Time.
  • Diagnostics capabilities: including updates to Websphere, Microsoft Application Support, and ERP Systems.
  • Enhancements to the Web-based dashboards.


To understand more about our new capabilities, please join us in a series of technical events in January/February 2014.


For more detail on product features delivered on a per milestone basis, click on the link in the Content column in the table below:


SC APM SE vNext Beta Milestone Date Content Status
Beta Milestone 1
May 22 2013
Beta Milestone 2
May 31 2013
APM UI, ITCAM for Microsoft Applications,

Beta Milestone 3
June 25 2013
Beta Milestone 4
July 3 2013
Beta Milestone 5
July 11 2013
Beta Milestone 6 August 6 2013 ITCAM for Microsoft Applications, ITM for Virtual Environments,

Beta Milestone 7
August 9 2013
Beta Milestone 8
August 16 2013
Beta Milestone 9
August 20 2013
Beta Milestone 10
September 13 2013
Beta Milestone 11
November 5 2013
Beta Milestone 12
November 7 2013
ITM for Virtual Environments Available
Beta Milestone 13 November 26 2013
Mobile Applications, IBM Application Performance Diagnostics, APM UI, SmartCloud Monitoring - Application Insight : Hosted Environment **
Beta Milestone 14 December 2 2013 Complete
Mobile Applications *, APM UI , IBM Application Performance Diagnostics Complete
Hosted Environment
November 26 2013
IBM SC APM Hosted Environment ** Available
May 22 2013
Open for Posts
Open Beta Wiki
May 22 2013
Product Beta Wiki
May 22 2013
Beta Documentation
May 22 2013

* For maximum benefit, install with the most recent beta milestone of SmartCloud Monitoring - Application Insight.

** Contact Kim O'Connor ( to arrange access to this hosted environment.