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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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Driver request for Cisco WLAN Controller network device

This is a request to add support / functionality of SDN devices, specifically Cisco WLAN Controller devices. This would mean we would have a driver for CM that would allow us to perfom common UoW tasks for these type of devices.
almost 4 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Planned for future release

Driver request for Viptela vEdge network devices

This is a request to add support / functionality of SDN devices, specifically Viptela vEdge devices.
almost 4 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Planned for future release

ITNM to support Layer 2 connection on ZTE C300M (MSAN) devices

we need to get Layer 2 connectivity for device 'ZTE C300M device' with OID 1.3.6.1.4.1.3902.1082.1001.6000.4.2 so that it will be supported in ITNM as per case TS001982826, where support confirmed that the layer 2 connection is not supported and w...
almost 4 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 1 Future consideration

ITNM to support Layer 2 connection on Huawei Integrated Access (MSAN) devices

we need to get Layer 2 connectivity for device 'Huawei Integrated Access (MSAN) MA5600 device' with OID 1.3.6.1.4.1.2011.2.80.8 so that it will be supported in ITNM as per case TS001982826, where support confirmed that the layer 2 connection is no...
almost 4 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 2 Not under consideration

Predictive Insights Oracle Support

We are not a DB2 shop. Would need support for Predictive Insights running on an Oracle back end
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 4 Not under consideration

Critical job should part of error handler layout

The batch operators need an indication in the error handler layout, which job is most critical, so troubleshooting can be started with that one. If two or more jobs are very close with latest start time, a critical path indicator is needed so oper...
almost 4 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Planned for future release

Correlation-id based logging approach when provisioning infrastructure

New correlation-id should be created for each API call/request and should be carried forward to the subsequent internal calls to the other microservices. All logs should be prefixed with the correlation-id (supported by many logging libraries) I...
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Not under consideration

Capability to customize NPI Network Performance Overview Dashboard

Capability to customize Network Performance Overview Dashboard on NPI to remove some of the statistic that are not use.
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation 2 Not under consideration

URL Launch for Network Health view and Network Health Dashboard 2nd

There are several URLs documented for launching ITNM GUI components (see https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/SSSHRK_4.2.0/itnm/ip/wip/admin/reference/nmip_adm_parameterfortopoviz.html). Unfortunately, the Network Health view and Network...
almost 4 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 1 Future consideration

Predictive Insights Distributed Startup Scripts

Need startup scripts in /etc/init.d and chkconfig or /etc/systemd/system/myservicename.service
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration