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Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager

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Vulnerabilitiy reporting on all Cisco and ALU devices in ITNCM database

Description: A function to provide a Reports on a per Realm or Vendor / Type basis, showing all hardware and OS related vulnerabilities.This would be based on Vendor published information.The output of this feature should also be available for ...
over 7 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 2 Future 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

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...
about 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 2 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 2 Future consideration

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