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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...
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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Support for Inifinispan tracing

Tracking of cache calls to Jboss data grid which are currently not visible in Instana traces
about 4 years ago in Instana 0 Delivered

Hardware Sizing Tool

CP4MCM offers various features and based on the feature the OCP cluster hardware requirements change, it would be nice if we have a web based sizing tool to make a feature selection and it will let us know the hardware sizing requirements.
about 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Delivered

Use GetBulk instead of GET & GETnext for getting traps from device in TNPM

using GET method sending traps for MIBs is possibly causing Device performance issue. They are being measured massively from the devices with GET operation and not BULK operation. count of packets using GET operation GET 969637206
over 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Performance 1 Delivered

Add Licence control to ensure compliance

Many customers do not buy because they lack decisive added value and are afraid of losing control or getting into an appliance problem even faster. We urgently need the function that it is very easy for customers to prevent them from having more i...
over 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Delivered

Integrate Service Composer and terraform into CloudForms as built in provisioning engine

Service from Cloud Automation Manager should be integrated as part of Cloud Forms. These services are Terraform and Service Composer. this starts to create a reasonably integrated VM and Cloud Management and Orchestration system.
over 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Delivered

Support Managed RH OCP services from cloud providers - Azure Managed OpenShift Services, ROKS, etc

Public Cloud Providers support OpenShift as a managed service. CP4MCM should support these OpenShift services for management.
over 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Delivered

Oracle Database v12c R2 support for IBM-ISIM v7

Current database version for IBM-ISIM is v11.2.0.4 (11gr2) and as per IBM support (TS002925344) the supported Oracle Database level for ISIM installed version) & the latest release is only Oracle (12C R1) an...
over 4 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Delivered

Tab Title Doesn't Match Product

In the IBM Cloud Pak for Multi Cloud, when navigating to metering or helm releases the browser tab still say IBM Cloud Private. This causes confusion with our clients and is inconsistent.
over 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Delivered

Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms on VMware ESXi 6.7 support

The purpose of this RFE is to request support of Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms on VMware ESXi 6.7.One of the IBM project teams at large customer needs an official support of Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms on VMware ESXi ...
over 4 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 1 Delivered

Ensure all packages can be read by Packaging Utility

We need to build local repositories so we can install IBM products on servers with no external access and maintain versioning. That is we don't need to copy files to servers and then install where it's easy to copy wrong file. We use the IBM packa...
over 4 years ago in IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps 0 Delivered