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Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps

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do not send sms after closed event

When an event is closed, CEM sends an SMS with the information that is is now closed. WE have no use for that information but we cannot edit it. Either make the default behavior "do not send SMS after closing event"or give us the option in the too...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Not under consideration

A probe for AWS Kinesis Data Streams

As of now there is a Message Bus probe that can connect to AWS through webhooks. It would be useful to have a probe or similar function to connect to Amazon Kinesis Data Streams in a streamlined way (a built in consumer function).
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Future consideration

Resynch Policies in Memory without Restart

We have experienced corruption in the [ /opt/IBM/tivoli/impact/etc/SERVER_policylist ] files between cluster nodes on several occations. In order to resolve this we have been forced to do the “createPolicyList.sh” or “rebuildPolicyList.sh” and bot...
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Not under consideration

Request a read-only role in Netcool Impact that only allows viewing of maintenance windows, without delete/create permissions

We would like to request the addition of a read-only role (without delete/create permission) in IBM Tivoli Netcool Impact that only allows viewing of maintenance windows, regardless of which user created them, but nothing else
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Not under consideration

PI adaptive model definations

Predictive Insights product is not able to deal with adaptive input stream
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 2 Not under consideration

To explore SSL connection capability from Netcool Impact to Oracle DataSources

Hi Team, In our project we have made many data base connections to connect impact to respective DB and fetch data or perform some other activity using impact policy. Recently vendor has done some audits and identified some vulnerability and asked ...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Future consideration

Allow for SAAccount access from Impact to MSSQL server using ms jdbc driver

Allow Impact to connect to MSSQL Server using JDBC driver via a service account in Active Directory.
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Not under consideration

Create a way to time out from for Netcool/OMNIbus Administrator

For security reasons, we need to guarantee that the Netcool Administrator Console will close automatically after a certain period. This will make the solution suitable for more rigid security procedures.
over 3 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 5 Not under consideration

Need to specify acceptable cipher suites in ssl handshake for Message Bus Probe

We would like to use the Message bus probe to accept alert info from an externally hosted service. Our corporate network team specifies 6 ssl cipher suites as acceptable for externally accessible urls. We would like to be able to specify the list ...
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Future consideration

Netcool ObjectServer REST HTTP enhancement to support OAUTH with Kerberos

This request is to update/enhance the authentication methods used by the ObjectServer HTTP/HTTPS REST API from basic http auth to using industry standard OAUTH this would allow for the usage of Kerberos keys reducing the need for passing passwords...
almost 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 0 Future consideration