Here’s how to get an invitation to try out Application Insights for Visual Studio Online

Application Insights, a new Visual Studio Online trial service that was unveiled this week, and which gives developers a 360-degree view of their apps’ performance and availability, is available by invitation only right now – but you can request one to try it out.

On Brian Harry’s blog, the Microsoft Technical Fellow writes because it’s “early” in the Application Insights program, “we want to grow it slowly, so that we can incorporate feedback early, getting fresh eyes along the way.”

The “most dependable” way to seek an invite is to create a Visual Studio Online account, then click on the Try Application Insights tile and request an invitation code by clicking on ‘Add me to waiting list,’ “ he writes.

On Friday on his blog, he shared one invitation code, with nearly 100 activations on it, that can be used for the day. He’ll be sharing new codes on the blog “every so often,” so keep your eyes peeled. To read more, head over to Brian Harry’s blog.

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Suzanne Choney
Microsoft News Center Staff