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PINNED Self hosted backed on Docker, Support for RHEL 9.x
According to support matrix RHEL 9.x is not supported for self hosted backed installations. However vast majority of customers are using RHEL 9.x RHEL 9.x OS support required for Instana self hosted backend
PINNED Distribute the Instana kubectl plugin with Krew
Krew is a popular open source plugin manager for the kubectl command-line tool maintained by the Kubernetes SIG CLI community. The tool helps to discover, install, and update kubectl plugins by offering a centralised plugin repository. The usage o...

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While WebSphere supports MFA redirection but WebGUI is not tested nor supported

Currently WAS Security configurations (such as authentication) are strictly configured at the WebSphere level. From our discussion with our WAS team we understand now that for MFA, Websphere would only need to be configured to redirect to either a...
24 days ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Cloud Pak for AIOPs Policy export/import feature doesn't exist

The customer installed Event Manager (NOI 1.6.8) on Openshift (hybrid deployment). They noticed that it is very difficult to review policies without import/export feature. Below is their feedback: "We discussed about an enhancement request of Wats...
about 2 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Enhance CP4AIOps to get topology data from Meraki devices

Meraki's marketshare has exploded in serving large enterprises with cloud-managed networking in the last 5 years. Meraki now accounts for 10-20% of Cisco's switching business revenue and it is considered a leader in Gartner's 2022 Magic Quadrant f...
about 2 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

NOI: - Development Request for API to Integrate NOI Event Analytics Pattern Pages with our external application Alarm Dictionary

Currently, our custom application/database, Alarm Dictionary, serves as the repository for all event analytics pattern names. To streamline the user experience and enhance functionality, we envision the integration of an API that would allow our a...
26 days ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

SmartModel support for Cisco Catalyst Rugged Series Routers (IR1800 & IR8300)

The existing NCM version lacks SmartModel driver support for Cisco Catalyst Rugged Series Routers (IR1800 & IR8300), resulting in the inability to perform backup/restore operations for a significant number of devices (200+). This limitation is...
27 days ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 0 Under review

Single sign in (SSO) for DWC portal (To login for DWC main page)

We already have SSO between DWC and Master for engine but if we can impliment same for DWC main page login then it will be very usefull for end user.User will not have to login each time when they open DWC portal instead ,it will take username pas...
27 days ago in Workload Automation 2 Under review

Alert for Integration Nodes in IBM App Connect Enterprise (ACE)

We are submitting a Instana feature request for the introduction of Built-in Events specifically for Integration Nodes in IBM App Connect Enterprise (ACE). The current lack of alerts when the ACE Integration Node is stopped poses a challenge, as A...
3 months ago in Instana / ACE/IIB / Sensor 0 Under review

we want to see the application pools as individuals applications

we dont want to see application pools, because we cannot make dashboards of the ones that are inside the application pool.
6 months ago in Instana / .NET / Azure 0 Under review

KubeTurbo helm chart - enable a toleration

Hello, I have an enhancement request for the KubeTurbo helm chart, which is here: https://github.com/turbonomic/kubeturbo/tree/master/deploy/kubeturbo-operator/helm-charts/kubeturbo The ask is to please add the ability to include a toleration in t...
about 1 month ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Container Platforms (K8s & OpenShift) 1 Under review

TS015241046 - nco-p-patrol the probe not supported on zLinux

The customer "american express" is moving all Netcool to zLinux, when we try to install nco-p-patrol, it's not supporting. Please could you rebuild the probe to zLinux also? CC8WCEN NetcoolOMNIbus 8 Certified Probe for BMC PATROL V9 (nco-p-patrol-...
about 1 month ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review