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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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UI/UX - Single Search for all Entity Types

Be able to put in any entity type or group name, policy into a single search field rather than a side menu to pick if you are searching a VM or Storage devices etc.
about 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Planned for future release

ASM: ability to define a primary resource in the merge rule

We have merge rules setup for ServiceNow, Kubernetes and docker but when we view the topology, we see the Kubernetes token as the name of the object appended with "master-". We would like the ability to define the source from where the name should...
about 3 years ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Planned for future release

Customer is wanting to create custom folders in the DI report manager

The existing folders may not have names descriptive enough for the end user to properly organize their reports/etc.
9 months ago in SevOne / Data Insight (DI) 0 Planned for future release

Enable Object Rules for Object Groups

Presently, Sev1 provides the functionality to activate Object Rules solely within designated Device groups or specific device models. In line with our aspirations, the enhancement we seek to implement would empower the Sev1 administrative team wit...
10 months ago in SevOne / Configuration and Administration 1 Planned for future release

Allow configuration of Turbonomic to only discover specified license types from Flexera

As a user I would like the ability to only discover specified license types from Flexera, in order to reduce the impact on my Flexera and reduce the scope of licenses managed by Turbonomic.
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Custom Workflows 0 Planned for future release

Manage Move Automation on a non-VM level

Turbo WPA is a competitor to VMware's DRS capabilities. Considering most customers ofTurbo are virtualized with VMware, we/they need a way to handle WPA on a cluster level, instead of having to create a group of VMs based on cluster resourcing as ...
about 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Policies 0 Planned for future release

Add Instana built-in metric for table spaces status (normal or abnormal)

I would like Instana has a built-in metric for table spaces status, the return value represents normal or abnormal. After this built-in metric available, then I can trigger an alert based on this built-in metric. Here is db2 reference about table ...
over 1 year ago in Instana / DB2 / Sensor 2 Planned for future release

Avoid abnormal termination false positives during Helm deployment

Use-case: During HELM deployment the old pods are expected to be stopped with a SIGKILL. So the event Instana is raising is technically correct, but absolutely expected. This FR is about adding more logica to such K8s events and Instana events avo...
over 1 year ago in Instana / Kubernetes 0 Planned for future release

Alerting based on content of logs

Some erroneous calls might be considered OK based on the logs of that call, so with the new feature we should be able to alert only when specific logs appear and also exclude some logs from generating an alert. This way the client could reduce the...
about 1 year ago in Instana / Logging 0 Planned for future release

DI topology view missing the link information

Currently DI is showing the topology but it only shows the device name it is not showing link information. As a network engineer its required to know on which port the neighbour device is connected . Due to lack of this feature , end user has to s...
10 months ago in SevOne / Data Insight (DI) 0 Planned for future release