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PINNED Re-Login URL Problem in IDP Enabled Backend
Hi, When a user logout from the IDP-enabled K8/OCP-based installation, it forwards the user to the base URL to which a user can't log in. So they need to change URL to tenant again. That behaviour creates confusion on the user side. Thank you.
PINNED Instana Backend on ARM
Some customer have the request to install Instana backend on their Server which is using the ARM architecture CPU.

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APM WebLogic Agent Transaction tracking to include "GridLink" DataSources

Currently Transaction tracking by WebLogic Agent doesn't support to monitor "GridLink" datasources and is limited to show only Generic datasources in JDBC Connections. Customers are intrested to get details w.r.t GridLink too.
11 months ago in Instana 3 Not under consideration

enable the possibility to rerun a job or a jobstream cancelled

we need to have the possibility to rerun a job or a jobstream previusly cancelled
over 2 years ago in Workload Automation 0 Planned for future release

Sequence number for event submited jobs

I have lately set up some event triggered jobs. It is a predefined job that will be submitted each time another job matching a certain name pattern is submitted. The event action looks like this: SBJ P1OPS003#DBO_U_BUYPASS_PRIZE_PAYOUT_CONTROL AS ...
11 months ago in Workload Automation 0 Planned for future release

Impact check for cluster failover number of retries parameter

Currently, a secondary Impact server will take over as the primary if an attempted connection to the (derby) ImpactDB on the current primary fails or times out after the timeout: impact.cluster.ispreferredprimarytimeout (default 60000). Because ...
11 months ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Under review

Add TADDM Ability to try both RSA and DSA keys for SSH logins when both private keys are available on the Discovery Server

The current TADDM behavior during discovery of servers through SSH keys is to attempt to login only with one key (RSA or DSA). If both key exists, only RSA key is used. The enhancement request is to have TADDM try both the RSA and DSA keys during ...
over 5 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 1 Future consideration

Instana Active User information in Instana itself

The customer would like to be able to get a view of how many daily/weekly/monthly active users are using Instana. Having a view on this according to role/group/team would also be useful.
over 2 years ago in Instana / Business Systems / Portal 2 Future consideration

Required Driver for Cisco router NCS540

Required Driver for Cisco router NCS540 We need the driver download link with following VTMOS:- V-CISCO T- Router M -NCS-540 OS- NCS540-iosxr-k9-7.5.1
11 months ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Planned for future release

Fix Message Bus Probe Inability to Handle Multiple Topics

When the Message Bus Probe is connected to multiple topics and a single topic has corrupt data, the probe fails for all topics, rendering the entire probe useless. This forces us to create separate probes for each individual topic and separate pro...
almost 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Future consideration

Kill Zombie Jobs: Add functionality to be able to recover from a corrupted Jobtable on an FTA

When an FTA crashes and gets a corrupted Jobtable and the Jobtable must be removed, jobs that were in EXEC status before the crash remain in EXEC state and take run slots against the server limit, and job stream limit if applicable, even after the...
over 5 years ago in Workload Automation 2 Not under consideration

Netcool Omnibus Object Server User Repository-Password enforcement policy

Our customer is using Omnibus object server as user repository. And wants to implement the following password enforcement policies.1. Password history should be enforced for last 4 passwords not to be permitted.2. Application should enforce passwo...
over 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 4 Future consideration