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PINNED Instana Backend on ARM
Some customer have the request to install Instana backend on their Server which is using the ARM architecture CPU.
PINNED Enable HSTS by default on all user facing endpoints
Currently, customer can enable HSTS for EUM and all nginx components (so everything except agent traffic) by eum { hsts_enabled=true} on docker-based installations (opt-in). That EUM settings affect also HSTS on the Instana backend i.e., for at ap...

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hacadapter should move hacmp RG containing only one member

with hacadapter it should be possible to inject a move request if it contains only one member like a Volume Group.
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Prevent Start-loop

We need a Resource go Failed Offline, when it is started more then a defined number during a defined time interval. This prevents inlimited restart cycles, which isn't noticed by monitoring.
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Movegroups

A move group is similar to a choice group with preferences to ensure a more granular, automatic control A move group is like a choice group with satisfactory target 1 see SA z/OS
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Dependency visualisation

In case of an online or offline request the operator should get an visualisation of everything the automation will do (starting parents, subtask, etc.) This should be a confirmation panel to help the operator to decide if he realy want to do this ...
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Better integration of SA z/OS in operator console

Better integration of SA z/OS in operator console
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

override dependencies

override dependency like in SA z/OS
almost 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

lssam should display correct NodeName which was defined by preprpnode

Currently, lssam pulls its node names from the NodeNameList of the IBM.PeerNode resource attributes but only uses the shortname.This can lead to different NodeNames: lsrpnode, lsrsrc,... show the defined hostname in the long versionlssam shows a s...
about 10 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Encrypted EIF-Events

Encrypted EIF events would greatly enhance the security of the product.Why: Today it is possible to send faked EIF-Events to the SAAM. This could bring the SAAM Server to react in an unsuitable way.
over 11 years ago in Tivoli System Automation 2 Not under consideration

Instana needs to create a sensor agent to observe Spectrum Scale on Linux on Z

The government of Canada has a very large Linux on Z environment and is investing heavily in a hybrid cloud platform inclusive of Instana. We want to make use of this footprint and Instana observability capabilities across our hybrid cloud, withou...
4 months ago in Instana / Sensor 0 Under review

Subject line of email alerts

We use several onprem backends. All alerts sent by Instana have an email-subject with prefix “[Instana]”. How can we modify that and/or add a label reflecting the backend-name, e.g. “[Instana-Prod1]” or “[Instana][Prod2]”?
4 months ago in Instana / Alert 0 Future consideration