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PINNED Support for Instana Backend on OpenShift
Openshift support is on our roadmap and definitely something we want to support at Instana. Beta is planned for Q2 and GA for Q3.

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DWC All Preds Option

For Dynamic Workload Console (DWC), would like to have an ALL PREDS option. Like in the ispf IWS panels, under a job/operation, option 9 is ALL PREDS option. The only option under DWC is impact view but it can be hard to read.
about 5 years ago in Workload Automation 3 Not under consideration

Improving of prediction taking into account the hierarchy of the network

It is necessary for PI to take into account the hierarchy of the network in order to provide more accurate information about relationships between metrics. Currently, PI prediction is based only on mathematical model and doesn't use topological re...
about 5 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

ALU OLT driver update for file based import and config change

ALU OLT driver update for file based import and config change File based driver should be capable capturing Info, Actual Model, Actual OS, configuration from flat files. And should write configuration changes to file system.
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 3 Not under consideration

Create Alcatel VOIP xml with given name

ADD_NGHP_GPON_VOIP_XML, a modeled Command Set of Alcatel/PON/OLTS-L/*, should generate xml with provided name instead of the sequence name. Current XML Name: alcatel-VOIP-.xml (e.g. alcatel-VOIP-1489594405064.xml)Expected XML Name: ---.xml (e.g. B...
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 4 Not under consideration

Compliance Evaluate to pass for both Present and Not Present XPATH

Evaluate to pass the XPATH in either config not present case, or in config present case for the selected Match Criteria.
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 2 Not under consideration

Compliance - Sort and change columns width on Evaluation List

Compliance GUI change to sort, size, show/hide columns on Evaluation List screen to see the XPATH in alphabet order
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 3 Not under consideration

Compliance - PERL script support required

Compliance - PERL script support
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Future consideration

Allow GC parameters to run command against given device

Allow GC parameters to run command against given device and retrieve response
over 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Future consideration

\^ sequence it not interpreted as caret character

For example the following example job definition (our production includes several job definitions with carets):DK01SV8880_1#JOB001 DOCOMMAND "ECHO \^\^" STREAMLOGON "SCDOM\TTBUU" RECOVERY CONTINUEdoes not execute ECHO ^^, but ECHO \^\^ causing the...
over 5 years ago in Workload Automation 2 Functionality already exists

would like to have button to mark job to keep joblog longer

we would like to have a button available to mark a job to be kept for longer retention . At year end when we run month-end, quarter-end and Year-end jobs we like to be available to mark these jobs as keeping for extended days. Rather than the defa...
over 5 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Not under consideration