The new set of NCM features, described What we are working on now: NCM a while back, will soon be available for beta.

If you are an NCM customer with active maintenance, I encourage you to sign-up here for the upcoming Release Candidate.

Signing-up is a short and easy process that will take you through a few questions about your environment.

As illustrated by the screenshots below, NCM 7.0 has exciting new capabilities such as the Change Request Approval feature but also new web-based node and account management screens and a tighter integration with Orion Core.

We hope to see many of you sign-up for this beta and are looking forward to reading your feedback, which is essential to preserve and improve NCM’s quality and usability.

  • Change approval request (one user submits the change request for approval by another user)

I have created a list of future Change Request Approval improvements that you can vote for Vote for the future improvements of NCM's Change Request Approval feature 

  • The requester view


  • The approver view


  • New web-based network discovery wizard


  • Import devices from Core


  • Keep Orion Core and NCM node list in sync


  • User management (NCM roles integrated to Orion Core’s account management, Active Directory integration)


  • New user controls for Compliance report outcome (sortable node list and advanced controls on column/rules display)