Cloud Management and AIOps

Shape the future of IBM!

We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:

Post your ideas

Start by posting ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and upvote them if they matter to you,

  1. Post an idea

  2. Upvote ideas that matter most to you

  3. Get feedback from the IBM team to refine your idea

Help IBM prioritize your ideas and requests

The IBM team may need your help to refine the ideas so they may ask for more information or feedback. The offering manager team will then decide if they can begin working on your idea. If they can start during the next development cycle, they will put the idea on the priority list. Each team at IBM works on a different schedule, where some ideas can be implemented right away, others may be placed on a different schedule.

Receive notifications on the decision

Some ideas can be implemented at IBM, while others may not fit within the development plans for the product. In either case, the team will let you know as soon as possible. In some cases, we may be able to find alternatives for ideas which cannot be implemented in a reasonable time.

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

  • Control Desk

  • 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)

  • Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager - TADDM

If you encounter any issues accessing the Ideas portals, please send email describing the issue to ideasibm@us.ibm.com for resolution.

For more information about IBM's Ideas program visit ibm.com/ideas.

Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 22, 2021

Deleting previous year dates from existing calenders

We have some calendars defined in TWS database.These calendars are updated each year for the new dates of each year.We need a feature to delete the old entries for those existing calendars.This is raised as agreed in PMR case no TS005053976

Idea Priority High
Use Case
Below is 1 example of calendar: Calendar Name Updated On Locked By ---------------- ---------- ---------------- BABYSTAT 12/04/2020 - BABYSTAT "Calendar for BABYstat - Last Tuesday of everymonth (until 2021 end)" 01/29/2019 02/26/2019 03/26/2019 04/30/2019 05/28/2019 06/25/2019 07/30/2019 08/27/2019 09/24/2019 10/29/2019 11/26/2019 12/31/2019 01/28/2020 02/25/2020 03/31/2020 04/28/2020 05/26/2020 06/30/2020 07/28/2020 08/25/2020 09/29/2020 10/27/2020 11/24/2020 12/29/2020 01/26/2021 02/23/2021 03/30/2021 04/27/2021 05/25/2021 06/29/2021 07/27/2021 08/31/2021 09/28/2021 10/26/2021 11/30/2021 12/28/2021 We need to delete the dates of */*/2019 and */*/2020
RFE ID 148791
RFE URL
RFE Product IBM Workload Scheduler (IWS)