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  • Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management

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Add VSphere to list of product areas available in RBAC

The customer would like to be able to limit users access to the VSphere product area using RBAC"
over 2 years ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 1 Planned for future release

enhancements in DASH tables/tree-tables

Part #1:Provide the ability to set the default domain entry of a system automation table to empty/not_set/no_domain or something like this.The table should then display no data until a subscribed NodeClickedOn event from another table occurs.Part ...
over 7 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 3 Not under consideration

Enhance 'Takeover' process in IBM Workload Manager

The 'Hot Standby' process for the Controller needs to be enhanced to allow for a very high availability environment. Specifically the 'TAKEOVER' command should be enhanced so that it functions when there is already an active Controller.
about 5 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

Provide GUI for polling confirmation

Add a GUI option to display which poll definitions and policies apply to a given device or set of devices.
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 1 Future consideration

New Centralized Service Catalog for the new hybrid multicloud world

CP4MCM brings customers a centralized management plane while driving hybrid multicloud env. For now, there are multiple service engines available in CP4MCM: CAM, CloudForms, OCP embedded service catalog. There is a huge opportunity to aggregate al...
over 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Ideas 0 Planned for future release

Provide enumeration lookup from within poll definitions

Provide an enumeration lookup from within the Event Summary of a poll definition to convert integer values into meaningful text.
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 1 Future consideration

JDBC gateway - copy substring of value

Enhance JDBC gateway so that it can copy a substring of input value to the target table. For instance, Omnbius field of length 4096 bytes to be copied to target database where respecting column allows only 4000 bytes.
over 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 1 Not under consideration

GUI for restarting processes

Provide a GUI to restart ITNM processes. This would be helpful for kill -USR, kill -HUP, and starting failed processes.
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Network Manager 1 Future consideration

Virtual Center sensor regex filter

Virtual Center sensor returns every computer system active in vCenter. However, this can cause invalid computer systems to get created in TADDM. I would like to be able to filter out invalid servers. If you could pass all vCenter hostname through ...
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager 2 Not under consideration

Derive Inject parameters from clientParameterLists

Derive Inject parameters from clientParameterLists
about 5 years ago in Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 1 Future consideration