Micro Focus Hybrid Cloud Management Suite 2018.02 has been released

  • KM03129376
  • 23-Mar-2018
  • 23-Mar-2018


Micro Focus Hybrid Cloud Management Suite 2018.02


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Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: Micro Focus Hybrid Cloud Management Suite
Version: 2018.02
Languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish

The following key new features are available with this version:

• Subscription management

  • Added improved role-based-access-control (RBAC) for granular access control of group owned subscriptions
  • Enhanced APIs to manage subscription lifecycle to order, modify, cancel and execute user operations
  • Subscription configuration enhancements to allow flexible lease terms, and ability to specify start time for subscription activation

• IT Process Orchestration enhancements

  • Leverage your investment in legacy AFL flows by importing them and running them from the OO Designer, as well as embedding them as part of the CloudSlang flows in textual format
  • It is now possible to export content packs from OO Central and import them into the new OO Designer

• New content updates

  • New integration with Microsoft Exchange 2016 and Microsoft Windows 2016
  • Ability to provision AWS instances from HCM and run compliance scans on them from DCA
  • Ability to provision RHEL from HCM using DCA templates

• Application Release Automation updates

  • Conditions can now be defined to execute stages and release gate actions
  • Pipeline configurations can now be cloned

• Other enhancements

  • Topology designer is now only available on upgraded instances with published topology designs
  • HCM’s content store has been integrated with Micro Focus ITOM market place
  • Added configurable HTML notification templates for paused and modified subscriptions, service instance upgrades and transfer of subscriptions.

For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from Software Support Online)

If you have an active support subscription for these products, please plan for downloading this version from the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal. You will need your Software Passport login and password to access the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal.

Our goal is to provide you with clear visibility into the support time-line of software products, enabling you to use this information to plan, test, and deploy new product versions. For more information, check our Software Support Online Obsolescence & Migration pages, where you can find support time-line information for previously released versions. For this newly released version, the following time-line applies (dates subject to change, always check the Obsolescence & Migration pages referenced above for the latest information):

Support time-line:



Mar 31, 2021

End of Committed Support

Mar 31, 2023

End of Extended Support

Mar 31, 2027

End of Self-Help Support with Rights to New Versions

Please note that all Hybrid Cloud Management Suite customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to Micro Focus Hybrid Cloud Management Suite 2018.02.