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PINNED Self hosted backed on Docker, Support for RHEL 9.x
According to support matrix RHEL 9.x is not supported for self hosted backed installations. However vast majority of customers are using RHEL 9.x RHEL 9.x OS support required for Instana self hosted backend
PINNED Reduce Instana infrastructure footprint by reducing metrics resolution
First, we installed on self-hosted Instana Backend on Docker (on-premies). However, the backend didn't respond to the production load and lost monitoring data. Then, We decided to go forward with Openshift Installation. However, the recommended Op...

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Threshold on the same metric twice within the same

Customers need the ability to threshold on the same metric twice within the same Event. It is VERY common for customers to want to setup two different Events (1 warning and 1 critical). They way they achieve that is something like the following: W...
10 months ago in Instana / Alert 2 Delivered

Regex support for "Account" group filter

When selecting accounts (or Azure subscriptions) for a particular VM group, we sometimes want to create a large scope. We have over 160 accounts in our environment and we like to have a group scoped to non-production and production. To create thos...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 1 Delivered

Implement ElasticSearch Index Rotation

Currently there is no mechanism to clean up ElasticSearch Indices. That means the grow infinitely and searches will slow down. IBM provides scripts to clean up this indices with the delete_by_query api which deletes all documents older than a spec...
over 1 year ago in Instana / Metric Store 2 Delivered

Instana tracing supporting envoy >= 1.22

We want to upgrade to envoy 1.22 but as of yet instana does not provide tracing for this version. https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/instana-observability/current?topic=technologies-envoy-distributed-tracing-binaries#envoy-115-and-later
almost 2 years ago in Instana / C / Team Proxies / Tracing 1 Delivered

Monitoring support for ETCD 3.3.x and 3.4.x using /v3 endpoints

As per documentation instana is still using the /v2 endpoint to monitor etcd. /v2-API is deprecated (https://github.com/etcd-io/etcd/issues/12913) Monitoring support for ETCD 3.3.x and newer using /v3 endpoints should be added.
almost 2 years ago in Instana / Sensor 1 Delivered

Official terraform support

We are managing all of our infra aspects as a code principle, because of that we would like to have instana terraform provider in order to create our alerts & dashboards as a code
almost 2 years ago in Instana / Alert / Application perspectives / Extend Capabilities 1 Delivered

Cisco IWO API support

Support for API similiar to Turbonomic in order to report on costing, request approvals, automate workload exclusions, syncronize scheduling and other pipeline automation.
almost 2 years ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / APIs 0 Delivered

Option to disable the fragmentation of tables present under tempdb database

Related to PMR case number TS008818511 The problem is locking on the “tempdb” due to checking the fragmentation of a table or view Per customer requirement, the data collection of only fragmentation should be skipped for tempdb database.
about 2 years ago in ITM/IBM APM 1 Delivered

TADDM FP9 Supports Current DB2

TADDM 7.3.0.9 supports DB2 up to V11.5 GA, but this is already outdated. TADDM 7.3.0.9 needs to support the lates DB version 11.5 Fix Pack Mod 6 FP 0 https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/1102545#m6fp0
over 2 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 1 Delivered

install LWA with a local system user that will not requires any password

Modify the install process for a LWA so it reqires no password to be input or the LWA can just interact with the Local System Account TS005072883
about 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Delivered