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Set the `release` label for the `kube_pod_container_status_ready` metric (and any others that have it defined) to the value of the `release` label of the pod.

I'm working on some Grafana dashboards for monitoring MCM. We'd like to be able to filter based on the pod label named release. I notice in the Prometheus kube_pod_container_status_ready metric there is a release label. It looks like that may also...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Needs more information

Support runtime data collectors to monitor applications using gRPC

When deploying an application that uses gRPC with the runtime data collector, that is, even if the communication between the kubernetes services is other than HTTP/HTTPS, it can be viewed the service dependency topology and the transaction sequenc...
about 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Under review

MCM to enable an Option to provision a cluster from MCM UI

MCM to enable an Option to provision a cluster from MCM UI
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Not under consideration

MCM to provide the choice of BYOC (Bring your own CA signed certificate) for OCP Child Cluster on AWS

Provisioned cluster (VIA MCM) certificate is self-signed and while accessing the cluster it doesn't allow the access if you are in blue network (Ideally cluster provisioning mechanism should ask the user to provide CA signed certificate for the c...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Not under consideration

Multi-Tenancy to support multiple customers with one CP4MCM Instance

Requirements:Ability to execute / trigger tasks / actions via (e.g. Ansible, etc. ) across multiple customers environments and received the results from multiple customers and display them on the CP4MCMAbility to provide the necessary RBAC structu...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 3 Future consideration

UI configuration option for case-insensitive username with LDAP

Currently, IBM Cloud Private only accepts case-sensitive usernames from LDAP. This is atypical and confusing for users as a result, especially if they're not even aware of how their username appears in the database. It can currently be configured ...
over 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Future consideration

Team / Org Seperation needed from CloudAutomationManager to AnsibleTower

Customers are setting up a single CAM / Tower system and want to be able to separate the templates and what templates each team can see. Team A: access to tower templates in project ATeam B: access to tower templates in project B Today the te...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Under review

Use the same Channel/Subscription model for apps running in VM-based infra too

MCM and the coming RH ACM are both container friendly solutions, which bring in a unified and simplified Channel/Subscription model to deploy and manage applications within managed Kubernetes clusters across cloud providers.But the vision of CP4MC...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Planned for future release

Installation Process should also include using yaml to install

This is to provide an installation path when using the console is not an option because of customer security restrictions. Also to make changes after the installation you use yaml. Also if you have to make adjustments from the defaults then it's...
11 months ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Future consideration

Support IPv6

Provide IPv6 into ICAM: for hosting ICAM for managing workloads through ICAM, typically VMs which are using IPv6 or a mixture of IPv6 and IPv4
over 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Future consideration