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PINNED Support for Instana Backend on OpenShift
Openshift support is on our roadmap and definitely something we want to support at Instana. Beta is planned for Q2 and GA for Q3.

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Add proxy user credentials to Amazon EC2 Plugin configuration

Within our company connections to AWS are internet facing and routed via a proxy where we are required to provide user credentials. We would like the ability to provide the proxy settings within the plugin configuration file.
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Planned for future release

MAXSUBJOBS

Hi, I wanted to use this option/parm MAXSUBJOBS of the OPCOPTS but was worried that once I issued the operator cmd /F procname,maxsub=nnnn I would not be able to see if it was updated and show the new value. What I would like to see once I issue t...
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Planned for future release

ALM sizing for inhouse/Development environment

The application can't install in small scale of hardware. This is important especially for POC and demo to customers purpose. It requires minimum 24 core CPU and 32 GB memory in each worker node.
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Orchestration 0 Future consideration

Cloud Automation Manager support of X.509 client certificate for REST hooks in the service composer

Currently ICAM service composer REST hooks supports basic authentication with login and password. For some clients such as banks this is basic authentication method is not allowed anymore for machine to machine communication. Instead, SSO based m...
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Not under consideration

Datastage Plugin ability to adjust the invoked job log

Add the functionality to be able to adjust the -log parameter being passed to dsjob. As of now, when you run the job through IWS, the output provides information from all of the times this job has been executed within DataStage. As of now it seems...
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 2 Planned for future release

Create Apple/Android TWS App to Manage Jobs and Schedules

Create an Apple/Android app that allows IT Operations to manage jobs using their mobile phone or tablet.
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

Refreshing the subsystem of a controller after a new release

After the installation of a new release, the customer must either do an IPL or restart the controller on EACH lpars to upgrade the subsystem.For instance, on a productive system with 12 lpars and 3 IWS instances, the controllers must be restarted ...
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Submitted

Smart driver support for ALU 7342 FGU4.10.30b

Driver update for Nokia 7342 is required to support version FGU4.10.30b
over 3 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Planned for future release

Set the stream's priority at the run cycle/run cycle group too

I would like to see a feature added to the stream's run cycle(s) and the run cycle group(s) object to allow the ability to add a PRIORITY for that stream's run cycle or stream's multiple run cycles or run cycle groups. When there is a priority def...
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

Implement security for creating, modifying and removing ETT

IWS provited a detailed protection for the most objects via authority groups.Creating, modifying and removing ETTs in the database does not have similar security features as the authority groups implements. It is just possible to protect ETT eleme...
over 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration