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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 Configure maintenance flyouts
User interface settings include the option “Show maintenance notes”. How can I as onprem-backend administrator configure and switch on such flyouts to inform my users about upcoming maintenance?

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TNCM - Autodiscovery with multiple commands for VTMOS on devices that need of more that one command to do it

ITNCM - autodiscovery with multiple commands for VTMOS on devices that need of more that one command to do it System: Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager Actor: Customer/User needing new feature We have on TNCM the autodiscovery function t...
almost 3 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 0 Delivered

Add tags to k8s-sensor

We would like to add tags to the new k8s-sensor in the same way we add tags to Instana agents. In our case we are using your Helm chart to deploy Instana in kubernetes clusters and we are using the k8s-sensor: https://github.com/instana/helm-chart...
over 1 year ago in Instana / Kubernetes 1 Delivered

IBM Observability by Instana

Hello, I want to submit a new idea (cosmectic idea) about for the field "age". We have only a format with hours but we are solliciting to have a new format with "days_hours_minutes" instead.For the moment, minutes are troncated. So 1 hour and 43 m...
over 1 year ago in Instana / Extend Capabilities / Kubernetes 5 Delivered

TNPM Request to change old data purge logic to remove dbf files using DB drop tablespace statement

To correctly conduct disk space management on standby database customer needs to change the way the purge script remove dbf files.Now it uses OS rm command and they need that dbf files get deleted usingsql statement DROP TABLESPACE with option "IN...
over 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Performance 0 Delivered

Secure POwershell setting to ignore certificate warnings

Have a gateway scoped property in collation.properties that allows SSL powershell discovery to ignore the CN, the CA and Revocation checks to allow self-signed certificates. e.g. properties like com.collation.discover.powershell.*.skipca=truecom.c...
almost 6 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 1 Delivered

Import metadata from targets and allow to add custom metadata on business application, transaction and service level

Today Turbonomic imports tags from hypervisors or K8s allowing to display important meta-data such as the responsible support group or contact person for an entity. For entites on application, middleware or database level this is not available yet...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / APM & Applications & Databases 3 Delivered

Adding the filtering feature in the Nokia5529Idm collector

it will be very useful to have the filtering feature when running the Nokia Collector as this will help us with sorting the domain geographically..and also not to discover all the Nokia devices in each Domain ..by that we will enhance the performa...
over 1 year ago in Tivoli Network Manager 0 Delivered

Smart Model support for ISR routers to support IOS 17.*

Smart Model support for ISR routers to support IOS 17.*
about 3 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 0 Delivered

Smart Model Driver for Cisco 9000 series switches to add support for IOS 17.*

Smart Model Driver for Cisco 9000 series switches to add support for IOS 17.*
about 3 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 0 Delivered

Cognos report for all Chassis

We have the requirement to report on all Chassis that are discovered, in a similar format to the that of the report Card Detail by Device Type report. https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/networkmanager/4.2.0?topic=reports-card-detail-by-device-type-report...
about 3 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 1 Delivered