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Want to see if it might be possible to do "forcive"/"planning" sizing

Would like to see if there might be a way to force sizing actions when needed . Have several situations where we want to do **non-usage based sizing** what I call = "planning sizing" . Use cases are - where app owners have done load testing and kn...
3 days ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 0 Submitted

Enable granular automation for databases

At current version, a Turbonomic admin can't choose the direction that a Database action can be executed. Even at Group creation, we don't have filters to pick just performance or Savings or if the Cost Impact is positive or negative (because some...
3 days ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 0 Submitted

Turbonomic Connector: Manual synchronization of approvals towards SNOW

Hello, With current implementation, all the recommendations generated by Turbo are synchronized towards SNOW and CRs are generated. This can cause "pollution" as we would like to see in SNOW only the recommendations we know they will be approved b...
about 1 month ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 1 Under review

Action automation for Azure Scaleset VMs

Currently, Turbo only recommends actions for Azure Scaleset VMs, they cannot be executed automatically or manually. Unilever has about 12k - 15k Aks nodes added to Turbo now, in addition to about 500 VMs in scale sets. Customer wishes to automate ...
about 1 month ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 0 Under review

Producing the API call so someone can take the API call, modify it then execute it themselves.

Original Request from the customer.------------------------------------------------------------ Output the execution command of the API running by "EXCUTE ACTION“ for needs of manual modification. Question by IBM tema.-----------------------------...
3 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 0 Under review

vVol datastore support for storage moves

Allow storage move actions from VMFS datastore clusters to vVol datastores to provide a way to automate migration to vVols
4 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 3 Future consideration

Turbonomic - GitOps Integration using Webhooks workflows

Several customers request GitOps integration with Turbonomic, however native integration (ArgoCD + Github/Gitlab) does not fully meet this demand. My suggestion is to create a new integration option, where kubeturbo just collects information fr...
5 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 2 Not under consideration

Allow resizing of a VM when the VM is not running

Scale actions to resize or change the instance type of a VM in Azure do not function on a VM that is stopped/deallocated. Many of our VMs are scheduled to be stopped outside of normal business hours. We also have a schedule policy to have "execute...
5 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 1 Future consideration

Implement capacity adjustability for active-active consistent resize groups

If we have a group of 2 active-active vms that are running at 80% capacity and one fails over all traffic to the other, we would exceed utilization capacity. We need to be able to configure this capacity limit for scaling purposes in these scenari...
6 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 0

Resize Recommendation is below default policy settings

Turbonomic console recommendation gives adjustments below default settings causing our estimates to be wrong pre and post activities. The total at the top of Pending Actions dialogue shows all recommendations even below minimums. We need to be abl...
6 months ago in IBM Turbonomic ARM / Action Automation 1 Functionality already exists