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PINNED Instana on OpenShift Route Flexibility
Hi, My customer has a question about Instana route definitions on OCP. Basically, they have an OCP console address like console-openshift-console.apps.ocpcluster.ibm.com. According to the document; - basedn URL should be like instana.apps.ocpclust...
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.

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Export of TADDM discovered component

The export of one discovered component in one TADDM environment (e.g. production) to another TADDM environment (e.g. development) doesn't work No PMR number but a case number TS000037748
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 3 Not under consideration

ITNM regexpmatch

The eval code REGEXPMATCH in ITNM polling needs to work the same as stitchers. The code example below will never match - ** disregard and typos - the REGEXPMATCH eval statement does not work.
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 2 Not under consideration

Increasing the largest selectable timespan in dashboard for more than one month

The customer would like to have the possibility to set the timespan larger than one month in dashboard.With their current APM tool they are able to see details for the complete retention period at one go.[13 months].Current WorkaroundSuggested Gra...
about 2 years ago in Instana 1 Future consideration

Enhance RUNCYCLE EXCEPT Logic

Currently RUNCYCLE EXCEPT will prevent a job stream from running on a specific day (defined by calendar or any other means.) We would like the EXCEPT to optionally shift the run date to the next working day (or previous working day) In other words...
about 2 years ago in Workload Automation 0 Future consideration

Tivoli Configuration Manager - Device Support

Requesting a device driver to be added for the following Cisco router: VTMOS - Cisco/Router/C1111/16.9.5Cisco IOS XE Software, Version 16.09.05 Cisco IOS Software
about 2 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 4 Not under consideration

ITNM capability to create wireless heatmaps

This RFE is to suggest adding wireless heatmaps to ITNM to enhance mangement of wireless networks. A wireless heatmap would allow end-users to discover wireless access points and create a floorplan to show the signal strength of the access point e...
about 3 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 0 Future consideration

REST API only supports basic authentication

IWS REST API has basic authentication option only. which is not IBM security approved. Competitors like BMC COntrol-m provice REST APIs with more secure authentication like bearer authentication. the same must be provided on TWS's API.
about 4 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

Gateway for Messagebus - data buffering

The gateway for message bus should be able to store data on disk if writer (destination) is down or throws an error (eg. Kafka, HTTP transport,...) and should resubmit data when destination is up again. It should have the same abilities as the jdb...
about 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Under review

Gateway for Message Bus - support for custom omnibus tables

The gateway for messagebus should allow any (custom) table of the objectserver to be used as datasource for reader component, not just alerts.status
about 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Under review

AWS S3 Client Adapter for IBM Workload Automation

We would like to add support for Workload Automation so that it can interact with AWS S3 services to connect to S3 buckets and perform operations on them.
about 1 year ago in Workload Automation 0 Planned for future release