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Progress Telerik Platform AppManager Discontinuation FAQ

Progress is discontinuing Telerik Platform and all services and tools constituting it, including Progress Telerik Platform AppManager. This document provides common questions and answers about this transition.

When will AppManager be discontinued?

  • From November 10, 2017, Progress will no longer sell new subscriptions or offer renewals of subscriptions for all Telerik Platform services, including AppManager, for periods that extend beyond May 10, 2018.
  • From May 10, 2018, the AppManager service, will no longer be accessible.

Can I continue to use AppManager after the discontinuation?

The AppManager service will be available until May 10, 2018. After this date, AppManager will cease to operate and you will no longer be able to access it.

What product maintenance and customer support should I expect until May 10, 2018?

We will continue to provide quality customer service and resolve any critical bugs or security vulnerabilities reported to us. We are not going to implement new features or introduce new functionality.

What third-party alternative solutions are available?

In order to help you migrate to a suitable alternative, we have evaluated several services that offer features similar to AppManager.

Telerik has endeavored to provide useful migration advice within this FAQ and has identified a few of the more prominent alternative technologies generally available within today’s marketplace. However, neither Telerik nor its affiliates offers any guarantees or assurances regarding the migration methods or technologies described/referenced or their suitability for your particular purposes. We encourage you to use the time between now and May 10, 2018 to investigate and determine the suitability of these and other methods/alternatives to your needs. The use of any migration functionality made available via or in conjunction with Telerik Platform is subject to the terms and conditions of the General Terms of Service for Progress Telerik Platform and any applicable Additional Terms (all of which are accessible here:


Applivery is a solution that offers features similar to those of Progress AppManager. Additionally, the Applivery team has published a Migration Guide and they are offering a discount to Progress AppManager users.

Microsoft HockeyApp

HockeyApp is among the most popular beta distribution services. This solution offers user feedback right from the app, insights on how users are using the app, sophisticated team management features, and is marketed to large companies that develop many different apps. It also supports a wide variety of platforms.

Apple TestFlight

TestFlight is one of the most famous solutions for beta testing of iOS applications. The service offers a lot of features that make the beta testing process of your app easier. However, TestFlight does not support non-Apple platforms. On the other hand, the solution is completely free to use.

Microsoft CodePush

CodePush is a cloud service similar to AppManager LiveSync. CodePush allows you to deploy mobile app updates directly to the user devices. It acts as a central repository that developers can publish certain updates to (JavaScript, HTML and CSS changes), and that apps can query for updates.

Where can I get more information about the discontinuation?

Contact us: +1-888-365-2779
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