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Tivoli System Automation

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Improvements for "Manual Mode" in UI

Today, there is just a small information field in the domain detail which shows you if a TSAMP domain is set in manual mode or automation mode. With the requested enhancemants you should 1. see, e.g. by a small icon, that domain is in manual mode2...
over 7 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Silent Installation/Migration method as alternative to installSAM

If you install or update TSAMP today, you do this via installSAM. installSAM not just installs packages, it also sets configs based on the current system configuration, e.g. set java path.If you want to automate the installation, e.g. to perform i...
over 7 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Search function and multiple selection for Nodes

With the new UI multiple selection for resources is available. For nodes it's currently not provided. The "node view" should be enhanced by this function for nodes, so you can select several nodes and e.g. exclude them all by 1 click.
over 7 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 3 Not under consideration

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

Prevent Start-loop

We need a Resource go Failed Offline, when it is started more then a defined number during a defined time interval.This prevents inlimited restart cycles, which isn't noticed by monitoring.
over 8 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Movegroups

A move group is similar to a choice group with preferences to ensure a more granular, automatic controlA move group is like a choice group with satisfactory target 1see SA z/OS
over 8 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Dependency visualisation

In case of an online or offline request the operator should get an visualisation of everything the automation will do (starting parents, subtask, etc.) This should be a confirmation panel to help the operator to decide if he realy want to do this ...
over 8 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Better integration of SA z/OS in operator console

Better integration of SA z/OS in operator console
over 8 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

override dependencies

override dependency like in SA z/OS
over 8 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

lssam should display correct NodeName which was defined by preprpnode

Currently, lssam pulls its node names from the NodeNameList of the IBM.PeerNode resource attributes but only uses the shortname.This can lead to different NodeNames: lsrpnode, lsrsrc,... show the defined hostname in the long versio...
almost 9 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration