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IBM Turbonomic ARM

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Add support for nested groups when using Active Directory authentication

Turbonomic currently does not support nested AD groups – AD logins must be for users in a top-level group. In complex customer environment netest groups are the standard so that the customer cannot use AD groups. Please add support for nested grou...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Authentication & Security 1 Not under consideration

Support for Argo CD with BitBucket (Container Resizing)

Argo CD plus BitBucket is our container implementation operator and need Turbonomic implementation for OpenShift Kubernetes to be able talk to and update the BitBucket source of truth to support containerized workload, deployment configurations. I...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Container Platforms (K8s & OpenShift) 5 Not under consideration

Customize Turbonomic reports with external data

I would like the ability to have the Turbonomic reports I generate use external data. For example, it would be nice if I could have data from our CMDB integrated into the reports I get from Turbo. I’d like to configure a connection from Turbo to o...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Reporting 4 Not under consideration

Move enable/disable disruptive actions from Policy wide to action type

The option to enable/disable disruptive actions policy-wide is very restrictive. Most downscale actions are disruptive, but most upscale actions can be non-disruptive. In the current implementation, only a group of VM can be marked with this setti...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Policies 1 Not under consideration

The VMware Target should have the check box just like the Dynatrace Target (Collect Tag Information)

Right now if the same tag comes in from VMware and the APM target you're going to get duplication. Let the customer decide if they want the duplication. I recommend that the default value is YES. The other option is to have smart logic choosing wh...
5 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / On-Premises (Hypervisor & Storage & Network) 3 Not under consideration

Plan Migration to show a cost comparison between migrating to the different cloud providers

Instead of a user creating 3 plans (one for each provider) and moving between dashboards to compare. A customer wanted to see a single dashboard comparing the possible migrations to all clouds to decide on the best one.
8 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Planning 0 Not under consideration

Support for Public Cloud(AWS, Azure, GCP) via Private Link connection.

Turbonomic connects to publicly exposed API endpoints of each cloud provider (AWS, Azure, GCP) to obtain information on each cloud and optimize IT resources.Major Japanese users who operate mission-critical systems in the cloud often connect secur...
12 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Public Cloud IaaS 0 Not under consideration

configure RBAC on dashboards so that groups of people can edit/manage/view

The RBAC model isn't very mature, and if someone is an owner of a dashboard, only they can edit it. what happens if a change is needed when someone is away?Being able to group dashboards would also help with usability
12 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / UI & User Experience 3 Not under consideration

Display and warn of certificate expiry in the Turbo UI

Many of the cases that are opened with Turbo are due to Turbo no longer working and quite often that is due to expired certificates. Normally it is the Kubernetes certificate which has expired, but also the SSL certificate can expire. It would be ...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Authentication & Security 2 Not under consideration

Improve adding groups to "Volumes" and "Database" policies

Currently, when changing the scope of a policy, the new scope overrides the old scope once saved. This only occurs for database policies and volume policies, not virtual machine policies. For example, if i have a policy and the scope is for group ...
over 1 year ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Policies 1 Not under consideration