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ParkMyCloud Column customization and column expansion from GUI

It can be frustrating when the information that i want or need to see is not easily readable on the ParkMyCloud interface. Many times the interface key information can't be read and the column cannot be expanded. As a frequent PMC user, the abilit...
2 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 1 Planned for future release

More granular approach to Scheduling permissions in ParkMyCloud

All would benefit This would allow PMC Admins the ability to provide Team Leads and Team members with more scheduling flexibility while still maintaining limits no IaaS uptime How this could work: Currently in ParkMyCloud, there is a single checkb...
2 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Under review

Enhances Schedule Permissions and Schedule Visibility

Useful for all: Anyone can use and benefit from this Large scale implementations benefit: ParkMyCloud users and team leads in larger organizations would benefit most How it would work: 1: There needs to be a concept of Enterprise Schedules , Team ...
2 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Under review

Include CPU Provisioned figures in the Alleviate Pressure plan

When running the Alleviate Pressure plan in Turbonomic it does not include CPU Provisioned in the output fields. For both the Cluster Merge and Optimization plans this figure is present. This would be helpful to display the pressure release in a c...
2 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Needs more information

Ability to customize & create banners in IWO

A tiny customizable banner at the top of the page would allow us to inform users when we have planned actions. It would also allow us to provide helpful information, such as if there is a temporary outage or data is missing, etc.
2 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Under review

Enhance the Workload Widget to show where new workloads are coming from to properly estimate and manage Turbo licenses.

There is a widget called Workload Improvement – and it has 3 types, On-Prem, Cloud and Hybrid. I think it would be VERY useful if we add various parameters to this graph (focusing mostly on cloud) 1)Provider (aws, gcp, azure0 2) Subscription (Acco...
2 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 2 Not under consideration

Add Global Search on the main home/landing page to make is easier and quicker to search

Adding a global search option in the white space in the top bar on the main home screen to make is easier and quicker for users to search for anything in Turbo. As the search on the side is not a good user experience as it defaults to VM's and use...
3 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Future consideration

Schedule for recurring Plan execution

Customer wants to schedule some plans (for k8s, cloud, etc) using the UI. The reason is to keep snapshots on environments before and after big milestones (major updates, black friday, expected seasons) to user for future plans. It's like the same ...
3 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Future consideration

Include filtered totals in any object totals

If you filter actions in a plan, the total number of actions does not change with the number. It'd be very helpful to see what the total is once filters are applied. Example: run a plan to rightsize a group of vms. your plan actions show "plan act...
3 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Needs more information

Improve Group and Policy Setup UX for Common Use Cases

Improve the policy setup UX for common use cases such as one-time host and/or storage migrations. Ideas mentioned by the customer included an option to auto-create the groups and policies required to execute a plan in production, and/or using a wi...
3 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 0 Planned for future release