WebSphere software early programs makes beta versions of products available for evaluation. It now has WAS 7 and WMQ 7:
- IBM WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment V7.0 Open Beta
- WebSphere MQ Version 7.0 Open Beta
It also has the beta of the SOA feature pack for WAS:
There are also GA (i.e. non-beta) WebSphere Application Server Version 6.1 Feature Packs for Web Services, Web 2.0, and EJB 3.0. See WAS Feature Packs for details. There is also a RAD 7.5 beta available.