BMC Helix Continuous Optimization is a capacity management solution that gives you insights to optimize the use of your current IT resources and plan for future demands. It collects and analyzes the capacity data and core metrics for CPU, memory, and storage, and provides recommendations for optimizing them.

Release notes and notices
updated 10 Dec

Learn what's new or changed for BMC Helix Continuous Optimization 23.4, including new features, urgent issues, and documentation updates.


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December 11, 2023

Enhancements available in this release:

  • Exclude data marts and views while migrating from TrueSight Capacity Optimization
  • Support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.x for the Remote ETL Engine and Gateway Server

  • Assign permission to save the search as a new entity filter
  • Observability and AIOps use case
  • ETL module enhancements
23.4.02 enhancements
October 05, 2023

Enhancements available in this release:

  • Enable TLS server certificate validation in the Gateway Server and Continuous Optimization Agents for secure communication
  • Use the Allow/Deny list option for improved filtering capabilities in vCenter ETLs
  • Support for OAuth in Moviri - ServiceNow extractor
23.4 enhancements and patches
September 06, 2023

Enhancements available in this release:

  • Migrate min and max values of entities from TrueSight Capacity Optimization
  • ETL module enhancements
23.3.02 enhancements
August 04, 2023

Enhancements available in this release:

  • ETL module enhancements
23.3.01 enhancements
July 06, 2023

Enhancements available in this release:

  • Manage the capacity of Solaris infrastructure with an out-of-the-box dashboard 
  • Access product features from the common navigation bar
  • Support for Rocky Linux 8.x for the Remote ETL Engine and Gateway Server
  • Flexibility to filter metrics collected by an application 
  • ETL module enhancements
23.3 enhancements and patches


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Getting started


Quickly start using the product to manage your capacity.

BMC Helix Continuous Optimization overview

Learn about the product capabilities.

Setting up and going live


Set up the product and tailor the environment according to your organizational requirements.



Install the Remote ETL Engine and related components to collect on-premises data.

Collecting data


Set up data collection.

Migrating to BMC Helix Continuous Optimization


Learn how to migrate data from TrueSight Capacity Optimization to BMC Helix Continuous Optimization.

Analyzing your infrastructure data by using capacity views


Get the visibility into the capacity utilization and size of the IT infrastructure.

Managing and analyzing data from your workspace


Manage domains, systems, business drivers, their hierarchy, and metrics.

Estimating the cost of migrating servers to the public cloud


Evaluate the cost effectiveness of migrating servers to a public cloud.



Manage the administrative activities.

Managing the capacity of your infrastructure


Use cases to meet the capacity management goals.



Issue resolution, error messages, logs, and contacting Support.

Product trials

Product trials



Knowledge Base

Knowledge Base



PDFs and videos


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The following table lists topics that contain videos, which supplement or replace the text-based documentation. You can access these videos and others in the  TrueSight Capacity Optimization - How-to videos playlist Open link  on YouTube.


These videos describe the functionality of TrueSight Capacity Optimization, but they are valid for BMC Helix Continuous Optimization too.


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For more videos, see the  BMC Helix Continuous Optimization playlist Open link .

Related spaces

This topic provides a list of spaces related to Continuous Optimization.


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