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PINNED Enable DVM Studio to be able to quickly capture environment data needed for problem resolution
We are sometimes asked to provide detailed information for a Case we have opened on DVM. Information includes the current build, IN00, trace browse, map definitions and sometimes the underlying data that is causing the issue. If functionality wa...

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When kernel is timeout - Particular user Notebook instance should be stopped

When kernel is timedout - Particular user Notebook instance should be stopped Is not happening currently. As it is good option asked me to raise RFE request.
about 2 years ago in Spectrum Conductor / Version 2.3 0 Planned for future release

No output window after doing a merge of member records in data stewardship module of MDM SE

No output window after doing a merge confirming the action that was just performed but unfortunately being returned to search page of task list in newly built MDM UI at http://<WAS+MDM App Server>:9080/mdm-aese/se of MDM SE version ...
about 2 years ago in Master Data Management 3 Planned for future release

Text respond with MCE feature

Add a "mce edit area" for text respond to allow us to put some part of text in bold, to reduce link length, to put some part of text in oblique style, to change color... Example : or similar
about 2 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Planned for future release

Easiest border info reading in properties border popup (direct instead of mouseover) - Report Studio

I have been developping on report studio for months and I find it very difficult to create/ modify borders.One of the biggest problem is that it is difficult to know which border you are modifying.Would it be possible to have an enhancement on thi...
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Planned for future release

Infosphere DataStage Operations console - Authentication request

In current world, once you log into operations console it won't timeout until 12 hours by default. If you set LTPA timeout to your preferences, it will ask for the credentials after the timeout once & then, it never asks for credentials again....
over 2 years ago in DataStage 0 Planned for future release

DataStage S3 connector to have the ability to ingest fixed width files

At present the AWS S3 connector in DataStage is only able to import de-limited files. In order to ingest fixed width files a workaround has to be used to extract the data from S3 and place it on a file system first so that DataStage can import it....
over 2 years ago in DataStage 1 Planned for future release

Allow users NOT to save a model template while importing

Based on our user feedback. When they import a model to the system, most of the time they are just trying their model design. So not always they will need to save the model as a model template for later use. If it is imported as a template, the te...
over 2 years ago in Spectrum Conductor / Version 2.3 0 Planned for future release

Retain new line formatting with SDU

For customers who used non-SDU collections, some of them were using "html" field to retain formatting of text. Now with SDU, this feature is no longer there.We understand that retaining formatting is not possible in SDU. However, newlines are also...
over 2 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 1 Planned for future release

Chart selection option should available Same available Cognos BI workspace

Currently in workspace All the chart option not coming . Like when user create view on consolidation element then they can see three option Heatmap,List exploration. But i user expecting it should show All the chart option then its up-to users ...
over 2 years ago in Planning Analytics 0 Planned for future release

Versioning of content in IGC

As a user of IGC I want to create an E2E data Lineage Report for a specific point in time. The specific point in time should be able to support multiple ING Esperanto versions and multiple Metadata packages.
over 2 years ago in Information Server - Governance 3 Planned for future release