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132 VOTE
Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 11, 2022

QRadar Community Edition (CE) version 7.5.0 or later

Several users have created support forum requests for an update to QRadar Community Edition (CE) to bring the release up to a newer QRadar version. I discussed this issue with Product Management (PM) and the goal of this Idea is for users to vote up this issue to guage interest in an updated version of QRadar CE 7.5.0+.

  • Guest
    Nov 25, 2022

    I would add one important remark: please, change the current memory barrier available to use with apps to 20% or more. I think it might take the risk of doing this because it looks much easier than to develop App Host CE version.

  • Guest
    Nov 22, 2022

    It would be an excellent idea to create the community 7.5 version for testing or integration that often cannot be carried out in productive environments.

  • Guest
    Nov 16, 2022

    QRadar CE 7.5.0 release would be extremely useful for entire developers community, QRadar App diffusion, certifications, and for cybersecurity analysts trainings.

  • Guest
    Nov 4, 2022

    Please release CE 7.5.0 need to test latest Cloud Provide integrations and various SOHO product integration

  • Guest
    Nov 1, 2022

    This would be great. I run a very large 7.5.x environment at work and run CE at home for testing and training outside of work. The CE version is far enough out of date that it is hard say there is parity between what I am testing on my own and what we have in prod.

  • Guest
    Oct 29, 2022

    QR CE 7.5 should be released ASAP! Too many other competitors release CE editions of their products for evaluation purposes. Is IBM prferring to remain the last and lose lot of opportunities? There too many customers that find the 7.3.3 absolutely obsolete version.

  • Guest
    Oct 29, 2022

    I come from Splunk and have been working already 2 years fully with Qradar in my current job.

    I see many gaps where IBM is still behind and one of them is the lack of community developed applications and Qradar Engineers. Most of our job applicants are fluent on Splunk, but not on Qradar and its hard to find Qradar engineers. I've realized this is mainly because of the open community Splunk has, same versioning of prod and Community Edition Splunk and good documentation.

    If IBM wants to really compete with Splunk for the lead, they need to make this more open for users, self-learners, independent developers, etc.... Having an outdated Community Edition where most current prod applications don't work on CE just kills anyone who wants to get involved with Qradar and actually hurts your own clients trying to find good engineers for Qradar.

    I hope this criticism is well received and somehow makes a change of mindset.

    Thanks again for your support and help in the community.

  • Guest
    Oct 23, 2022
    I need the new release CE to test new apps.
  • Guest
    Oct 22, 2022

    QR CE 7.5 need to release ass soon as possible.

  • Guest
    Oct 18, 2022

    + it is IBM's own interest, that they should release CE with latest version and updated contents, it enables administrators to become more familiar with Qradar features and functions and get the most out of the production deployments.

  • Guest
    Oct 6, 2022

    +1 I love to see the QRadar CE 7.5.0+ make it available to the community.

  • Guest
    Oct 5, 2022

    No question, it needs to be updated.

  • Guest
    Oct 3, 2022

    CE has been invaluable to us in testing various features in a non-production/lab environment. 7.3.3 is too old at this point, please update CE to the latest version and allow users to patch it going forward.

  • Guest
    Oct 1, 2022

    In fact, it was only through the CE that I learned to use Q correctly - including troubleshooting. As a result, I have lost the fear of making changes in my company's productive environment. Another fact is that I hated Q at first - and wanted a different SIEM. But using the CE changed that. How many CE users felt the same? Please, please don't take this value away from the community and give it a version that can also be patched. A security product without updates? That's not very contemporary.

  • Guest
    Sep 28, 2022

    This definitely needs to more frequently be on-par with paid version. It's invaluable as a learning tool.

  • Guest
    Sep 28, 2022

    a new version is desperately needed. OS, App containers, Python, New UI... - almost everything has changed since 7.3.3 was released. Pls come up with an updated CE version for X-Mas!

  • Guest
    Sep 27, 2022

    it will help a lot in developing Qradar Apps. Qradar CE 7.5.0 can be considered as UAT enviroment for our oganization. It's quite risky when try to install developing apps on production Qradar environment.

  • Guest
    Sep 22, 2022

    Free but limited versions of capabilities like this are invaluable as a learning tool. I've brought numerous technologies in to our work environment after evaluating them on my own. The experience with from personal evaluation with competing products helps us recommend the one(s) that fit best in our use case(s).

  • Guest
    Sep 21, 2022

    Would definitely like to see something at or closer to the latest version. I spend a lot of time on the instance of CE spun up in the lab and the widening gap between versions is becoming an issue.

  • Guest
    Sep 19, 2022

    While you're adding the new version please make sure it can be installed on public cloud linux servers

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