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Please use the following category to raise ideas for these offerings for all environments (traditional on-premises, containers, cloud):
Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management
Cloud Pak for Network Automation - incl Orchestration and Performance Management
Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps - incl Netcool Operations Management portfolio
Edge Application Manager
IBM Observability with Instana
ITM-APM Products - incl IBM Tivoli Monitoring v6 and Application Performance Monitoring v8
Workload Automation - incl Workload Scheduler
Tivoli System Automation - inc Tivoli System Automation Application Manager (SA AM), Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (SA MP)
Today, there is just a small information field in the domain detail which shows you if a TSAMP domain is set in manual mode or automation mode. With the requested enhancemants you should 1. see, e.g. by a small icon, that domain is in manual mode 2. have a possibility to switch on/off manual mode via button.
Operators today have to logon on the local system to switch between manual and automation mode. They also do not see (directly) in the UI that a domain is in manual mode. This leads to strange situation, e.g. when an operator creates and stop request, but wonders, why the request is not fullfilled.
With the enhancemants an operator would 1. directly see that a domain is in manual mode and 2. be able to switch manual mode on/off without logon to the local system.
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