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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?
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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Need to check the compatibility version for weblogic agent for Tivoli yj.( in case of weblogic upgrade from 12C to 14.1)

We are planning to upgrade weblogic application from 12C to 14.1. So We need to ensure the compatibility version of the Tivoli agent (yj) for weblogic.kindly provide me the compatible version and suggest us.
about 2 years ago in ITM/IBM APM 2 Planned for future release

LDAP Group Support for ICAM

We need ICAM to be able to support LDAP groups so that based on the group the user belongs to the appropriate ICAM group and roles can automatically be assigned.
about 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 1 Not under consideration

ITNM 3.9 Path-Tool should show/use all information available

ITNM 3.9 Path-Tool : Use all available information (L2, L3, routing information (costs, type, ..) in PathView + HopView
over 8 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 4 Not under consideration

TNPM. Show Realtime Report - without Java

Currently the Realtime Reports are entitled to run using the Java Show Realtime Report - You can go into this mode through Define Resource View when switching to any interface of any node
about 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Performance 1 Not under consideration

A new JBoss 7 Sensor dicovery

The current JBoss7 discovery in a managed domain, when an environment is discovered for the first time, it expected to start with the discovery of a host, which acts as a JBoss domain controller, and then it is possible to run a discovery of domai...

IWS/IWA distributed engine improved variable management

The customer that is an historical IWS for z/OS client is implementing their first distributed engine environment. During this implementation they discovered that the IWS distributed engine does not provide a common variable management between the...
over 4 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

Job/Stream dependency based on message/api to support interactivity with Cloud environments like AWS and Azure

We would like to have Workload Automation jobs to be reactive/dependent on jobs/activities in the cloud so that after getting a message via message queue or an API call a dependent job/stream on the IWS side will start. Similar to how a file depen...
about 1 year ago in Workload Automation 0 Future consideration

Agent keyword in joblogs are only present on Dynamic agents, should be on all agent types.

We are using ondemand and splunk to collect joblogs for debug and historical reasons.But since joblogs are different regarding the agent keyword in the joblog it makes it difficult to search and compare, since agent keyword is missing in many jobl...
over 6 years ago in Workload Automation 2 Not under consideration

CNEA Grouping Guardrails

Customer needs ability to create "guard rails" by adding custom data from the event into the list of fields considered by analytics.
about 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Planned for future release

Provide improved Details panel for Cisco Stacked Switches

Improve the Details panel for Cisco Stacked Switches, so Switch information is buried below the physical frames. Support case TS001215656 has the entire history of the issue.
over 4 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 2 Future consideration