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PINNED Enable HSTS by default on all user facing endpoints
Currently, customer can enable HSTS for EUM and all nginx components (so everything except agent traffic) by eum { hsts_enabled=true} on docker-based installations (opt-in). That EUM settings affect also HSTS on the Instana backend i.e., for at ap...
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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XML names monitoring in IBM DataPower using APM

We would like to use the DataPower agent from IBM Application Performance Management to monitor the "XML names" usage as described in here: https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/what-are-xmlnames-and-why-am-i-running-out-space-them-my-ibm-websphere-da...
about 2 years ago in ITM/IBM APM 1 Not under consideration

Option to add One click URL addresses to the side Menus in DASH/WebGUI

Customer is aware that it is possible to add Links to Pages in DASH/WebGUI that will appear in the side menu. These can be configured to be placed anywhere on the side menu and can open a page with a Widget with a link to an external URL. Howeve...
about 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Under review

Oracle Service Names

Discovery Oracle database service names. Discovery the various service names for each database discovered. This information is used by many applications in the connection strings and can be used to build out dependencies and discover configuration...
about 3 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 2 Planned for future release

Time Shift in K8S and other views

It would be great to have "Time Shift" (from Applications) to other views. In particular it would be really useful at a Kubernetes Service/Deployment/Pod... level to compare the CPU/memory/etc. usage based on previous periods especially comparing ...
about 2 years ago in Instana / Kubernetes 0

Message Bus gateway MQTT transport username/password

The MQTT transport for Message Bus gateway only allows for anonymous connections to an MQTT server. If connection is to a RabbitMQ server, an anonymous connection is usually only allowed from a localhost for security reasons. The transport module ...
about 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

composite index monitoring or polling [Optical Interface of Rx and Tx for Cisco and Juniper]

Cisco & Juniper Optical Interface Rx or Tx monitoring using composite index or topological index
about 2 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 0 Future consideration

Quick Filters - To be permanent on the Main or Parent Filter

Set Quick Filters as permanent than temporary
about 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Future consideration

WebGUI 8.1 : Column add comments directly to that field without right click tool

Users requested to have “new” field (similar to Journal), so that it is possible to add comments directly to that field, without opening new window (right click tool). According to requirement it should work like in excel sheet. Additionally, user...
about 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Not under consideration

Capability to add freeform text and snap to grid on Network View

Looking for capability to add freeform text in network view for some additional information on Network View , also capability to snap to grid on placement of object in network view.
about 2 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 1 Future consideration

Linux Running Services in Data Model and Data portal

The Data model is missing Linux Services. It currently has Windows services only.I would like to see Linux services added to the data model; Have Linux Sensor populate the data into the model and have that information displayed in the data portal ...
about 2 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 1 Not under consideration