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Public Cloud IaaS

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Please add support for Performance Plus for Azure Disk Storage

Using Performance Plus for Azure Disk Storage (see https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/disks-enable-performance?tabs=azure-cli ) an Azure customer can opt-in for this IOPS and thoughput for Azure disks. Please add support for ...
2 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Under review

Provide user notification of unsupported cloud instance type

As CSPs release new instance types and the customer deploys them to their environment before Turbo has implemented support, notify the user of the unsupported instance types. This will ensure that the user knows that action generation is suppresse...
almost 2 years ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 4 Future consideration

Auto-create groups for VM's with and without memory metrics for AWS and GCP VM's

Auto-create groups for VM's with and without memory metrics for AWS and GCP VM's as this is currently done for Azure VM's as per attached screen shot. This will make it easier to track and report on what VM's have memory metrics enabled for all cl...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 1 Not under consideration

Combine Azure volume scaling with VM scaling based on VM tags

What is the desired customer use case?: The customer would like from a policy to trigger the actions and execute the n actions at the same time (automatically/programmatically using API calls based on VM tags to select all the action related to o...
almost 2 years ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Not under consideration

Put a configurable cap on concurrent automated actions for the cloud provider to help with throttling.

The client is experiencing AWS throttling for EC2 Scaling Actions. 1000 actions can happen at the same time but can fail mid action due to AWS Throttling. . There is a setting called " properties: action-orchestrator: actionExecution.concurrentAut...
6 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Not under consideration

Use native AWS memory metrics without renaming so that AWS Users can view Memory Metrics in AWS CloudWatch Resource Health View.

A Business application team requires the use of the AWS CloudWatch Resource Health view. The Resource Health view requires the native AWS metric names which conflicts with the Turbonomic requirement to rename the metrics. Change the way that the T...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 1 Not under consideration

Provide a metric that shows actual usage of Azure disk drives along with allocated space.

Azure provides an ability to conduct a dynamic life resizing upward on disk drives, but not decrease in size. All current products and the Azure Portal will only show allocated drive space. We are unable to accurately determine if we over commit o...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 1 Not under consideration

Turbonomic to give recommendations for Azure VM Scale Sets.

A lot of corporations have Azure VM Scale Sets which are improperly configured. They are set to scale OUT but not IN. And there is a lot of waste. Would love it if VM Scale Sets are treated differently and recommendations given - e..g SCALE IN for...
11 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 1 Future consideration

Expand public cloud targets to include Oracle (specifically Oracle in C2E)

The US Federal government's C2E contract provides for AWS, Azure, Google, and Oracle public clouds in isolated, classified environments. Oracle is the only cloud that we do not support on C2E (high-side). Please add Oracle. I am happy to share mor...
4 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Not under consideration

Support for Azure App Service Reserved Instances

Turbonomic doesn't currently discover Azure App Service reserved instances thus may raise actions to scale down for savings due to under utilisation.
9 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Future consideration