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PINNED Need documentation on how to uninstall Instana for K8 and Docker self hosted installation
We need documentation on how to uninstall Instana and the resources created during the installation of Instana on K8. These steps are helpful especially recovering from failed installation so that the customer could retry the steps.
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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AIOps 4.4.1 should support Operator and Operand to be in different namespaces

Single Namespace install –The AIOPS 4.4.1 platform does not allow the Operator and Operand to exist in separate namespaces. inturn causing limitation of having Only one instance of AIOps instance in the cluster.
3 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

IBM to provide observer for NetBrain

NetBrain is used by us for mapping network topologies and so it would be useful for ASM to be able to import such topology data into ASM through the use of an observer. NetBrain Automation Features (netbraintech.com)
3 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

We want to control how often we access AzureStorage

We are experiencing problems with AzureStorage monitoring using Instana. The problem is that excessive access to AzureStorage causes "TooManyAccess" errors. According to Azure support, this error is over access from a subscription perspective and ...
3 months ago in Instana / Azure 0 Under review

Add support for monitoring performance query of Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL

Background: My customer has been using Instana to monitor a native mobile application on AWS. One of their requirements is to detect performance bottlenecks of the application. Generally, I understand a database tends to become the bottleneck. Iss...
3 months ago in Instana / Application perspectives 0 Under review

Add Influx connector for metrics collection

Influx database is timebase database for metrics collection, it is widly use over the globe for store timeseries data. Connector for influx in AIOps will be very helpfull for ingesting metric for anomaly detection.
3 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

AIOps 4.4 - To support Configurable Parent Summary Propagation other than earliest firstOccurrenceTime

In AIOps 4.4, the Event Grouping Parent Summary propagation from Child Event is solely based on the earliest firstOccurrenceTime For Customer who want to upgrade from NOI 1.6.x to AIOps 4.4, this is a challenge. In NOI 1.6.x with CNEA and ASM, the...
3 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

we need feature to select alerts and export them to excel file

When we have several alerts on the same device or location we generate a report/excel file with all the related alerts and attach it to the Remedy Incident. Right now we have to do it manually. So we need feature to select alerts and export them t...
7 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Updates on multiple Policies - Currently only 50 records selected for SelectAll

We are not able to update multiple policies at one time. If we need to enable/disable/archive of policies, currently only 50 is selected at a time. Need to provide option to select more records (ideally SelectAll should select everything in the li...
4 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

AIX power swap and database tablespace name request

TradeVan is moving from ITM to Instana and facing lack of capabilties in Instana as compared to what they already have in ITM. Adding IBM CSM email as customer email is not available. From Tzung-Wen Liau: "Did you know how to get AIX swap informat...
4 months ago in Instana / DB2 0 Under review

Training Cloud Pak for AIOps with Historical data from Netcool Reporter

From legacy Netcool customer who has the historical alarms stored in DB2 Reporter Database To incentivize upgrade to Cloud Pak for AIOps, the existing Historical Alarms in DB2 Reporter Database can bring existing "Knowledge" into the new AIOps as ...
4 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review