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Status Functionality already exists
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 4, 2017

GUI for creating key-value pairs for custom information

System: IBM Tivoli Network Manager

Actor: User needs to create key-value pairs in custom data tags.

Description: Having a GUI to create these tags, upload the contents, and manage the data and data values would greatly increase the effectiveness of adding custom data tags to discovered devices.

Idea priority Low
RFE ID 108728
RFE URL
RFE Product Tivoli Network Manager
  • Admin
    Jacob Yackenovich
    Sep 1, 2021

    Thank you for this submission. We recommend taking advantage of the integration of ITNM with the topology manager capabilities of WatsonAIOps or the dynamic topology product known as Agile Service Manager. Both of these products have the same methods to provide custom/bespoke properties on ITNM (and other resources) through either REST APIs for a flat file format. Please see "Configuring File Observer jobs" and "Defining REST Observer jobs" for more information:

    https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/nasm/1.1.10?topic=manually-defining-rest-observer-jobs

    https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/nasm/1.1.10?topic=ui-configuring-file-observer-jobs

  • Guest
    Apr 12, 2019

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Cloud
    Product family - Operations Management
    Product - Tivoli Network Manager

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - ITSM Operations
    Product - Tivoli Network Manager