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PINNED Instana on OpenShift Route Flexibility
Hi, My customer has a question about Instana route definitions on OCP. Basically, they have an OCP console address like console-openshift-console.apps.ocpcluster.ibm.com. According to the document; - basedn URL should be like instana.apps.ocpclust...
PINNED Configure maintenance flyouts
User interface settings include the option “Show maintenance notes”. How can I as onprem-backend administrator configure and switch on such flyouts to inform my users about upcoming maintenance?

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Substring broker function

Implement a broker substring function so that parts of a variable can be used in job definitions. This feature is available on all competitive products. F.e. ${substring:MYVAR,1,10} Get the first 10 characters of the variable MYVAR.
almost 7 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Planned for future release

B2B Branding

Business to commercial enterprise (B2B) groups are special from business to patron (B2C) agencies, so it makes experience that their advertising, advertising, web site design, and so on. Might be special from B2C versions. Yet, topics are somethin...
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Not under consideration

Page administration for NPI to hide some page that not being used

NPI has multiple pages to display stats for multiple service like WIFI, Load Balancer etc. However this may not applicable to individual customer. Looking for an option to disable some of the pages that not being used as it is misleading to users ...
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Performance 1 Not under consideration

NPI 1.3.1 user interface to manage user and doesn't need to shutdown service to add/remove/modify users

NPI 1.3.1 doesn't have user interface to add, remove or modify users. There is command utility to di user administration however it requires dashboard to be stopped to do user administration.
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Performance 0 Not under consideration

Customize behavior of EVERY for Jobstreams

We would like to have the option (customer configurable via optman setting or other configuration file) to allow EVERY on schedule to work like EVERY on job in that you would only see the next instance of the schedule in the plan (as well as the p...
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 0 Future consideration

Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus8.1

We would like you to provide jar files those are valid until January 1, 2025 as soon as possible by the end of January 2021. 1. Netcool/OMNIbus 8.1 FP082. Netcool/OMNIbus WebGUI 8.1 FP06 AIX 7.1 ----------------------------対象Middleware Netcool/OMN...
over 3 years ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 1 Not under consideration

IAM authentication support for IWS database Jobs in AWS

We would like to run database jobs against AWS aurora database using IAM authentication for the job
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 0 Future consideration

Estimated runtime on jobs that run with an alias

The estimasted run time is not calculated for jobs that run with an alias, it is calculated using the original job name in the job_statistics_v database view. We have a number of standard jobs accross different applications that we run with an ali...
almost 7 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

GUI for loading MIB files

System: IBM Tivoli Network Manager Actor: User needs to upload MIBs and process them without CLI access. Description: Need ability to provide users with GUI to upload MIBs for use in SNMP MIB Browser and poll definition creation.
almost 7 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 2 Not under consideration

'Schedule Report' option on reports to email the report adhoc or on schedule

On Reports have an option to send the report (history or sql) as an email. It sends it once or schedules it as job to run as required (weekly etc). Similar to how we use the Batchcli feature, but DWC does it all for you from a few clicks.
almost 7 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Not under consideration