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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 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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QoS Reporting to be enabled on SDWAN Health Dashboard for CCSDWAN customers

Existing polling-configured APIs are unable to obtain these metrices. For e.g Post Policy Rate, etc. So need a solution to enable a QOS reporting.
11 months ago in SevOne / Network Management System (NMS) 1 Functionality already exists

Bank of America looking for the ability for SevOne to be able to alert on and collect string OIDs

The customer is looking to alert on several different OIDs which produce data of type string. Their use case is as they move from their old monitoring platform some vendors only offer specific OIDs in string form. (For example HA state with fortin...
11 months ago in SevOne / Network Management System (NMS) 0 Future consideration

data retention be extended for beyond 365 days for active as well as ceased devices

For some customers it is essential to have the historic data for more than 12 months. Hence need to have feasibility to extent the retention period beyond 365 days. Also same retention should be available for the devices which are not currently be...
11 months ago in SevOne / Network Management System (NMS) 3 Not under consideration

Listing or extracting devices which are under maintenance

Currently Sevone doesn't have a feature to see the device list from GUI which devices are under maintenance. If the maintenance device group having n number of devices it will be very hard to check one by one. 1. Device status in Device manager sh...
11 months ago in SevOne / Network Management System (NMS) 0 Planned for future release

Process-Level Configuration for Prometheus Scraper in Instana Agent (Kubernetes/OpenShift)

Summary: This idea outlines the essential need for a generic per-process configuration for scraping Prometheus data in Instana. The current missing of this feature limits Prometheus monitoring on Kubernetes and OpenShift; workarounds are causing u...
11 months ago in Instana / Agent / Sensor 0 Future consideration

Azure Databricks Plug-In Enhancement: Add required parameters used in databricks into Job Definition panels in IWS 9.5+, and incorporate API v2.1 to enable run-now-and-wait.

Adding the ability to pass parameters to Azure Databricks opens up re-usability of individual databricks to perform tasks across a batch application that uses Tivoli for orchestration. This change also introduces flexability in application design....
11 months ago in Workload Automation 0 Planned for future release

On demand filters for monitoring data

We're using the Instana API to keep our configuration identical across multiple Instana backends that exist for our different production environemnts. To simplify our process and improve useability of the tooling, we'd be interested in the possibi...
11 months ago in Instana / Application perspectives 1 Not under consideration

Trap correlation and Send SNMP trap based alerts to Netcool or any event Manager

Sevone has the ability to receive the traps and generate alerts but its lack to send this alert to any of the event manager via Trap . Because of this trap processing bears no value . As an end user they prefer to see both threshold and trap based...
11 months ago in SevOne / Network Management System (NMS) 1 Functionality already exists

Currently Sevone lacking many of the fault monitoring features as follows.

Currently Sevone lacking many of the fault monitoring features as follows. > policy should allow multiple plugin metrics for better configuration: If a device is down , ideally it should not trigger 2 alarms , Now sevone policy it will trigger ...
11 months ago in SevOne / Network Management System (NMS) 0 Future consideration

Setting Delay in sending threshold trap to destination

If we impose a delay suppose 5 min , It will be helpful to avoid the alerts which are clearing in 5 minutes of time not send to netcool or the destination event manager and subsequently we can avoid these tickets. Now due to lack of this feature ,...
11 months ago in SevOne / Network Management System (NMS) 5 Not under consideration