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TDWC current plan add issues

 When adding an application into the current plan VIA the TDWC there is no way of changing the jobs in the app. For example- if you need to change a workstation we can't as it don't list the jobs in the app when doing the add operation. Also  Yo...
almost 8 years ago in Workload Automation 2 Future consideration

Ability to Filter Request for Web Services

We currently use Web Services and there does not appear to be a filter function for the data being retrieved via Web ServicesComplaintFilter not working in Create Web Service from an Object Structure Service Definition dialog. IBM's answerContent...
almost 8 years ago in Control Desk 3 Not under consideration

Flag to avoid using login credentials from System Properties

Flag to avoid UOW considering login credentials from System Properties
almost 8 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 2 Future consideration

Enhancement ticket for the product future Installations

We request IBM to open an Enhancement ticket for the issue that we are struggling for MDM, BackUp MDM, FTA, Patch, etc. installations. [1] 'root' / 'sudo-root' access require...
almost 8 years ago in Workload Automation 3 Future consideration

Loader (And Gateway) elasticity to deal with increased in data volume

TNPM. Currently Loaders (and Gateways) can deal with data backlog though backup instances that have been pre-configured. This request is to have Loader (And Gateway) elasticity to automatically and dynamically deal with unexpected increases or bac...
about 8 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Performance 3 Not under consideration

ITNCM compliance- a way to tell which extractions are called by which definitions

We want to be able to see which Extractions are called by the Policies, Rules and Definitions - so that we know which ones to copy to the production system. It looks like the only way to do this is to open each individual Definition to see if it c...
over 8 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 2 Future consideration

Up-issuing a Definition should automatically up-issue any Rule and/or Policy which calls it

ITNCM Compliance manager has a feature whereby once you "activate" a Policy, Rule, or Definition - the version number of that Policy, Rule or Definition is automatically incremented whenever it is edited. It is normal to have each Policy call one ...
over 8 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 3 Needs more information

Knowledge Management Enhancement for SCCD

The Knowledge Base structure is outdated. Based on ITIL a Solution and a Workaround needs to be provided.The Knowledge Management supports the Service Desk to solve incidents and to standardize the solution of requests. In two layered Knowledge a...
over 8 years ago in Control Desk 4 Future consideration

For AAA SmartModel in ITNCM-Base not matching SmartModel in ITNCM-Compliance.

aaa authorization commands 15 default group tacacs+ appears to be modelled in the driver but when using the "create a new definition" wizard only the following is available ...
over 8 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 3 Needs more information

hacadapter should move hacmp RG containing only one member

with hacadapter it should be possible to inject a move request if it contains only one member like a Volume Group.
over 8 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration