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DWC View Efficiencies

There are multiple DWC queries required for my Operations team to use each shift. We recently migrated to Workload Automation 9.5 and find it inefficient to manually run each query at the top of every shift (e.g.: All Workstations in plan, All Job...
5 months ago in Workload Automation 2 Needs more information

Show difference tool is taking longer time to display results

Show difference tool is taking longer time to display results.time taken while removing lines before doing a diff. IBM had replied that Large config need more time and heavy hardware, when we raised one case.and IBM asked for a RFE to proceed fur...
over 2 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 4 Under review

Cisco Catalyst L3 switch C9300 and C9500 48UXM: new driver for ITNCM

Is request new driver for devices:- Cisco Catalyst L3 Switch C9300-48UXM- Cisco Catalyst L3 Switch C9500-48UXMTo be managed by ITNCM.
about 3 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Planned for future release

Set default Impact field for Issues raised from Self Service Portal

For tickets raised form the Self Service Portal, having them all set to a default impact value before being assessed by SDA's/other groups would be easier for our teams to report from and review. As this is not currently inside the product, we wil...
over 3 years ago in Control Desk 3 Future consideration

sort on columns - views/tasks

TDWC 9.3 : is it possible to save the "ORDER clause" for each view/task, so that we don't need to re-enter after each logoff/login the order direction for the columns in our views/tasks ? reponse IBM : Hi Mike, ...
almost 6 years ago in Workload Automation 3 Future consideration

Enhancement for disabling r3jobdetails log under stdlist

Indivudual r3jobdetails are created for every single execution of SAP job. This creates a additional usage space and we are finally ending up with cleaning these logs to free the space. Sometimes, if we miss FS will grow more than 90% or even can ...
about 6 years ago in Workload Automation 3 Future consideration

SELinux enabled systems not supported by TSA MP

Currently IBM policy does not support TSA MP on SELinux enabled systems as a general rule, while proper functionality of TSA MP on these systems really would depend on the specific configuration of SELinux.Since SELinux is part of the supported pl...
almost 7 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Event "run command" needs block format to see command..

When adding a unix command to run in the TWS Event component there is a single 2048 byte line which makes this task very difficult. Make this a block like we did with the SAP area to enter external commands.
over 9 years ago in Workload Automation 2 Planned for future release

Provide more logging info, what was done, when and why. On e2e and FLA level

It is impossible for the customer to understand what the automation engine had done automatically
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Circular ForcedDownBy relationships, DependsOn relationship & MANDATORY attribute

Requirement for circular ForcedDownBy relationships, DependsOn relationship & MANDATORY attribute.We'd like to be able to define 2 resources under TSA AM, with relationships so that either one will stop if the other fails. Under TSA MP we can ...
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 3 Not under consideration