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WHP IBM workload scheduler needs to be adapted to use the new SAP BO API

The FTAs are FTA159UP_1 (PRD) and FTA012LT_1 (TEST) the error when we lunch this webi pubblication report is Cannot cast class com.businessobjects.sdk.plugin it seems that the IBM workload scheduler needs to be adapted to use the new SAP BO API th...
about 3 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Planned for future release

Improve performance login on IWS for z/OS

In order to allow to understand in detail the load induced by PIF jobs on the TWS consumption, we wish to be able to have an option to activate a detailed log of the CPU cost of each PIF. In addition, in order to quantify the quality of TSO users'...
almost 5 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

DWC searching job stream by job returns results for job stream with start condition monitor jobs

Currently, DWC searching job stream by job does not return results for job stream with start condition monitor jobs.
over 1 year ago in Workload Automation 0 Future consideration

Impersonation support for MCM APIs

I'd like to manage and provision software to a managed cluster through our MCM hub as the user requesting the software to prevent security issues arising from elevated privilege. For example, charts or operators that are configured to install to n...
about 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Not under consideration

APM agent for MQ Appliance should monitor Hardware too

We are using massively MQ Appliance but the last version of agent is not complete because it doesn't show information about MQ Appliance Hardware
over 1 year ago in ITM/IBM APM 3 Not under consideration

src stops too early at system shutdown / reboot

during shutdown a linux server we want to exclude the node using /etc/init.d/rcx.. scripts but src was killed as soon as shutdown begins so we have no chance to stop our applications before.
about 8 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 5 Not under consideration

Nokia5529IDM Collector to support multiple file by creating an option in the collector properties file.

The collector requires the file to point to the AMS, and it is hardcoded to use: $PRECISION_HOME/collectors/javaCollectors/Nokia5529Idm/ file. Provide the option to use an option on the Collector's properties file to...
over 1 year ago in Tivoli Network Manager 0 Future consideration

composer jobstream output no longer readable starting from 9.4

Jobstream output from composer uses 2 line returns instead of 1 between jobstreams and jobs, This has 2 negative impacts: 1. It is much less readable. To make output readable just change font or screensize or use DWC graphical views. 2. It takes u...
over 1 year ago in Workload Automation 0 Planned for future release

Make MAXDUR/MINDUR available in Job History as are latest start and DEADLINE already present

It is not possible to report on jobs that have exceeded their MAXDUR setting nor those that did not meet their MINDUR setting as this information is not recorded in the TWS database. This request is to include the amount of time the job exceeded t...
about 8 years ago in Workload Automation 3 Not under consideration

Juniper's modules not supported

kindly we need your support to apply these modules for the juniper vendor as we have a lot of devices for these modules at our network that we want to cover, and the modules as shown below:ex4500-40fm320t4000m10iex4200-24tm7iex3200-24tex4200-48tex...
over 1 year ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 3 Not under consideration