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IBM Data and AI Ideas Portal for Customers

This portal is to open public enhancement requests against products and services offered by the IBM Data & AI organization. To view all of your ideas submitted to IBM, create and manage groups of Ideas, or create an idea explicitly set to be either visible by all (public) or visible only to you and IBM (private), use the IBM Unified Ideas Portal (

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Application and plan deployment

Currently has been added the possibility to migrated with lifecycle manage the applications and plan across environments. What is not possible is to migrate the application across multiple TM1 servers For example, with the workbooks we can select ...
10 days ago in Planning Analytics 2 Needs more information

Improve Smart Document Uderstanding processing time

Real-life scenario: the user uploads a document and the extracted info are needed as input for another tool or ML model (real time scoring is needed). The customer experience suffers from the waiting time. The processing time of one document is to...
30 days ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 2 Needs more information

Integration between GCP Catalog and WKC.

There is no integration currently between WKC and Google catalog. WKC can’t show Tags from Google catalog in WKC. WKC can’t show Query from a View when it is imported to Catalog.
about 1 month ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Needs more information

Pushdown execution on Hadoop

Customer current Catalog tool(Informatica) supports Pushdown Execution/Computation on Hadoop clusters and they have dependencies on this, so for competitiveness...
about 1 month ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Needs more information

WKC needs to handle Complex Data Types

Just like how we process and use Integer, Char Data and other data types. Customer wanted to process Complex data Type(Array, Map,Struct, Union). So when I run MDI and MDE, it can work with Complex data Type too. Need to get the full list from the...
about 1 month ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Needs more information

Add in Message WareHouse the Amount / Currency / Value Date for ISO20022 XML mssages

The busines user needs to search XML ISO20022 messages by filtering for the content of amount / currency / value date
about 2 months ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Financial Management (Accounting, Settlement, etc.) 1 Needs more information

Dynamic priority based on jobarray length

We exclusively work with jobarrays at our company. We have a queue reserved for jobs that take no more than 3 minutes. A general rule of thumb is that small jobarrays at our company can be considered as interactive jobs where the user waits for th...
2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 0 Needs more information

Custom Environment GUI for Persistence in Project and Deployment Space

Currently, there is no GUI available anymore to define custom environments like in CPD 4.0.7. Further, the packages in the definition are not made available nor persist on both project and development space. Thus, the requirement is to have the G...
2 months ago in Watson Studio / Watson Studio 0 Needs more information

Message Type Options in “Create Template” should align with Message Domains

Create Template should align with MT and MX Domains, MX Domains should only be visible for MX queues MT Domains should only be visible for MT queues
3 months ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Administration & Configuration 4 Needs more information

AWS Dynamo DB

AWS is all over the place and people who uses the DB services are growing everyday. on the vendor list do not see any Dynamo DB support, it would only be helpful to add this to the list
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 0 Needs more information