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PINNED Re-Login URL Problem in IDP Enabled Backend
Hi, When a user logout from the IDP-enabled K8/OCP-based installation, it forwards the user to the base URL to which a user can't log in. So they need to change URL to tenant again. That behaviour creates confusion on the user side. Thank you.
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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System Summary Report Per Topic

Summary report on the System total nodes, metrics, metric groups, KPI's per metric group etc etc
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

Custom SQL Query Capability

Require capability to perform SQL queries on a database once connected as part of mediation. This would include Joins, Filters, Math Calculations + much more
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration

Mediation Custom Calculations

When selecting a data source we would like to create mathematical expressions based on a table of different values from different columns
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration

Nagios Mediation Pack

The Nagios Mediation Pack in the latest release of Nagios is broken and specifically for the following reasons: 1) Feasibility to have customizable regex expression for metric data pull.2) RestAPI pulling metric ping data from StatusMetric data fo...
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

Service Diagnostic Button to ask for all Metrics for 1 Node

Would like a service diagnostic node report based on all metrics brought into view anomalous or not
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration

Last value stuffing to satisfy lower granularity

Data being analyzed comes in different data granularity. A Predictive Insights Topic only supports 1 granularity. We would like the application to select metrics for back stuffing to support lower bounds granularity instead of using the upper boun...
almost 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration

Add Job type to support AMQP protocol to Workload Automation on Cloud

We currently use the services of an ASP (SaaS) that has implemented message brokering via RabbitMQ. RabbitMQ has an MQTT plug-in so we currently use Workload automation's MQTT job type for this purpose. MQTT is more geared towards IoT, native AMQP...
almost 4 years ago in Workload Automation 1 Future consideration

Need to create a resource that filter on name of server/workstation when creating dynamic pools

Today we can specify what servers we want in a dynamic pool by making a resourcegroup with those servers. In case your naming standards for servers are setup you should be able to make a logic resource specifying servers in a pool depending on the...
almost 8 years ago in Workload Automation 7 Not under consideration

zLinux support of Predictive Insights (Metric Manager)

Customers are considering moving the system to zLinux.Since PI does not support zLinux, customers are considering purchasing products from other companies.Please support zLinux.
about 4 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 3 Not under consideration

add feature so that jobs in USERJOBS can trigger events for total duration

There is a significant portion of jobs that get placed into USERJOBS that are hung. We need a way to trigger events for total duration of the job, such as at 24h duration, or 72h duration. Currently there are 2 limitations in TWS that are preventi...
about 8 years ago in Workload Automation 3 Not under consideration