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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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Grouping multiple job streams during submit

Hi I've some across the requirement to submit a set of job streams (group) while maintaining the correct external follows dependencies. When doing this manually, this means that it should be done with great caution and in a correct order. What we ...
about 8 years ago in Workload Automation 2 Future consideration

Dismantle Related Event Grouping with lesser children

Any property or configuration that we can use to "Restrict Related Event Grouping, Parent Synthetic Alarm " not to create Group if it has lesser number of children's ( typically 1 or 2) same as SEG minimumchildren property.
over 2 years ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Future consideration

SEG to allow nested conditions with OR, AND

SEG (Scope Based Grouping) can be more powerful and flexible if it can also support Nested Condition e.g (Class = 190876 AND (X733SpecificProbe like 'hi' or AlertGroup like 'Temp') But in SeG webgui UI , it only allows either And/OR conditions but...
over 2 years ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Planned for future release

Resource state at node start time

The original state of a resource (when a node first comes online or a domain comes online) is treated differently to a monitor command returning 0 (unknown) or a monitor timing out.With this running resources are stopped, whenthere is a dependency...
almost 11 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Configuring APM Liberty Data Collector in Agent Coexistence APM-ITM

We need to monitoring Liberty AppServers, to can be viewed from APM and ITM infraestructures, like WAS App Servers configured in coexistence agente mode (https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/capm?topic=cdcwaa-agent-coexistence-configuring-websphere-applica...
over 2 years ago in ITM/IBM APM 2 Not under consideration

Hide SQL commands or SQL returned when running a Database job type in 9.4 Web Console

When setting up and running a database job type in 9.4 Web Console, in the job log information it displays the SQL that was returned from running the database job. It would be helpful to be able to choose if you would like this information to be h...
over 5 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

Netact SNMP trap retransmission

Netact Corba interface ramp-down is planned for NetAct 22 FP2201, which is the first feature package in 2022 Jan. Requirement is to have a probe, capable of requesting SNMP trap retransmission. SNMP alarm upload: http://cudovm01.netact.nsn-rdnet.n...
over 2 years ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Future consideration

Expanding Memory Limit (2GB) of Aggregate (Netcool)

our customer is using Netcool for Electric power outage analysis, but the performance of the process cannot be improved due to the memory limit. Issue: The outage analysis process consists of the event enrichment process and the analysis process. ...
almost 3 years ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0

Compliance housekeeping optimization

Compliance housekeeping job is not working efficiently in production due to which orphan records are created in EVALUATIONRESULT table. DB size is getting huge due to this which will result in potential failure of application This RFE is created f...
over 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Planned for future release

Scheduling a Report from the DWC directly

TDWC Reports should have a button to schedule/automate the report into a job and stream (open new windows to add details of job name, stream name and schedule/rc)
over 8 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Not under consideration