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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...
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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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...
3 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Support for Elasticsearch 8.12.x

Hi team, Customer has been using Elasticsearch for a few years and asked support since version 8.1.x but now has 8.12.x and the latest we support is 8.11.x Please enable support for version 8.12.x, this is important to monitor production systems. ...
about 2 months ago in Instana / Sensor 0 Under review

Case TS015515700 - MTTRapd probe - SNMP V3 credentials issue - SHA512 support

In UAT/Dev we have come across three devices which are using SHA512 as SNMP V3 credentials As of now, MTTrapd probe we have at is not supporting SHA512 and we have opened a PMR for this issue. Below is the response in PMR The details for the mttra...
about 2 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

GCP Stackdriver Events(Alerts) ingestion to IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps

As per IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps v4.3.0 documentation there is no support for GCP Stackdriver for Event(Alert) ingestion. Client is interested to know if such integration is possible, or on Cloud Pak for AIOps roadmap. References: https://cloud.goog...
about 2 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Add kubernetes pod emphemeral storage usage as metric

Hi all, When monitoring critical k8s deployments which have an ephemeral storage limit defined, it is essential to actively keep track on the current usage and get an alert once the limit is nearly reached. It might be possible to get these metric...
about 2 months ago in Instana / Kubernetes 0 Under review

Need Integration from Solar Winds Orion to AI Ops

Many of our Enterprise Customers are running Solar Winds Orion (Server Monitoring) and would like to integrate to AI Ops. There is an Integration today for this in NOI.
about 2 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Events (Syslog and SNMP Traps) parsing tool - Drag & Drop Capabilities

Why is it useful? Existing and new customers spend a lot of time doing the parsing of events received by generic probes (as syslog, snmp, glf, etc) since those include a generic rules file. However, most of them have custom Object Servers Columns ...
4 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Probe to connect to mailbox using Graph API

We have a requirement to monitor the mailbox and generate the alert. As per the current Probe functionality it only supports Microsoft EWS API to connect to mailbox. Barclays does not support EWS any more, it only supports Graph API. Also EWS is g...
4 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Allow HTTP actions to be created with insecure API endpoint

When creating a HTTP action, if you enter a API endpoint that beings with just http, not https, you get the following error message: "This field must be a valid https URL or start with a parameter of type 'string'. Either allow http endpoints (ver...
2 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review

Improve customizability of resource management UIs to serve as landing page for specific operators / business personas

The resource management pages should provide more customizability to show different data types and KPIs relevant to specific operators / business personas / application owners. When you are viewing an application/service in the resource management...
2 months ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Under review