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Support for AHV VM storage

Currently AHV VHDs/disks are not stitched to VMs. Adding support would improve cloud migration planning and resizing/action recommendations.
24 days ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Target Support 0 Submitted

Release markers on Custom Dashboards

when working with Custom Dashboards I want to have an indication when changes happen in order to analyze my data around a focal point. For this I would like to have release markers also in the Time Series widget on Custom Dashboards.
about 2 months ago in Instana / Common 0 Planned for future release

Define reoccurring maintenance windows

Please offer the possibility to define reoccuring "maintenance windows". Usecase: Prevent getting alerts for process-restarts that are scheduled every night / every Sunday / on each 1. day of a month / …
about 2 months ago in Instana / Alert 0 Planned for future release

TSA MP supported for AWS

The purpose of this RFE is to request support of Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms on AWS. One of the IBM project teams at large customer needs an official support of Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms on AWS multi AZ environmen...
almost 3 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 3 Needs more information

Clearly identify Cloud vs On-prem specific policy settings to avoid customer confusion

Clearly identify Cloud vs On-prem specific policy settings Turbonomic is showing both cloud and on-prem policy settings when cloud VMs settings are ignored (cloud VMs settings should not appear to avoid customer confusion) For customers that have ...
4 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Future consideration

Configuration option for Tracing of SQL query parameters (PostgresQL)

In certain cases, it would be helpful for us to see the query parameters of a query. We would like to have a configuration option to switch tracing on for specific services or even only database entities. E.g. we are having a concurrent access on ...
about 1 month ago in Instana / Tracing 1 Not under consideration

Update kubernetes certificate when an instance is upgraded (OVA only issue)

I recently had an issue with a large financial customer where I made a license change and it caused the instance to show that none of the targets were validated any longer. After some troubleshooting, I found a certificate had expired. We worked w...
4 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Authentication & Security 8 Future consideration

Automatically enable CPU and Memory hotadd

I would like to see a policy option for enabling hot-add as part of a pre or post action. this would simply adoption and onboarding of Virtual machines.
4 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 4 Needs more information

Nginx Metric Collection

The customer wants to enable metric collection for their Nginx-based application. These applications are containerized and running on OpenShift. We totally understand that we should change nginx.conf file in order to enable metrics collection (htt...
28 days ago in Instana / Metric Store 1 Needs more information

ER to add the number of vCPU as a filter in the "Cloud Instance Type for Scaling under Scaling Constraints/Policies and the filter for "Memory capacity" does not seem to work

What is the desired customer use case?: See screenshot attached The customer is requesting this ER to add the number of vCPU as a filter when it comes to select "Cloud Instance Types" for Scaling under Scaling Constraints/Policies. Also the filt...
4 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Planned for future release