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PINNED Instana Backend on ARM
Some customer have the request to install Instana backend on their Server which is using the ARM architecture CPU.
PINNED Enable HSTS by default on all user facing endpoints
Currently, customer can enable HSTS for EUM and all nginx components (so everything except agent traffic) by eum { hsts_enabled=true} on docker-based installations (opt-in). That EUM settings affect also HSTS on the Instana backend i.e., for at ap...

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World Writable Files not allowed

Predictive Insights produces world writable files in PI_HOME/var/spool/topics// This is not allowed for security reasons. This should be OOB settings.
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

Anomaly De-prioritization Schedule In a UI

When creating an anomaly de-prioritization schedule this should be in done in a UI not the back end.
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

UI required for Filtered Alarms

Need a UI based filtered alarms. This would be much simpler than allowing all users to touch the back end where its prone to error. IN the case of Fannie Mae its already happened where a user added a filter and made a typo and the streams process ...
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

Pre-deployment policy checks to verify that provisioning requests meet the standards/rules of the organization for infrastructure

Deployments must adhere to provisioning standards and stay within security "guard rails". These standards and guard rails are spelled out by means of a collection of rules that are applied to provisioning requests to determine if the requests are ...
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Future consideration

Remedy ARS Gateway Support for Version 18.08

The current gateway supports v9.1, but that version is no longer offered to customers.current version is 18.08 and formal support for this version is needed.
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 1 Planned for future release

Nagios Mediation Pack

The Nagios Mediation Pack in the latest release of Nagios is broken and specifically for the following reasons: 1) Feasibility to have customizable regex expression for metric data pull.2) RestAPI pulling metric ping data from StatusMetric data fo...
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

System Summary Report Per Topic

Summary report on the System total nodes, metrics, metric groups, KPI's per metric group etc etc
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

Service Diagnostic Button to ask for all Metrics for 1 Node

Would like a service diagnostic node report based on all metrics brought into view anomalous or not
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration

Last value stuffing to satisfy lower granularity

Data being analyzed comes in different data granularity. A Predictive Insights Topic only supports 1 granularity. We would like the application to select metrics for back stuffing to support lower bounds granularity instead of using the upper boun...
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration

Custom SQL Query Capability

Require capability to perform SQL queries on a database once connected as part of mediation. This would include Joins, Filters, Math Calculations + much more
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration