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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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Cognos supporting running on GKE (Google Kubernetes Engine)

Client would like Cognos to support it's containers on GKE
about 3 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Install and config 0 Submitted

Parameterized url with Azure OIDC has limitation of 4096 Bytes

Unlike IBM Directory Service (Or some Local Authentication Providers) Azure AZ supports only 4096 Bytes in the request url in its authorization end Point. This is causing issue with existing report with large columns passed to Cognos as query stri...
about 7 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Security 0 Submitted

CSV or Excel Report Output or Report from a Schedule as Report or Dashboard Data Source

Currently there is no option of a Medium Size Datasource to develop a Report or Dashboard. Spreadsheets can be used but refreshing it in a daily frequency is a problem and not automated. Instead, a report as a datasource or a report output as a Da...
about 7 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Text cell format in PA Workspace

To optimize the use of automated reports, we need to have the possibility to add comments (text format) using colors or bold fonts for example. Today, we only have the possibility to add black and white comments, with simple fonts. Thank you.
about 10 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Improve exports to Powerpoint on PA-Workspace

Export vers Powerpoint improved with 16:9 parameters and with custom mask (logo, image, police)
about 10 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Backup/restore using Google Cloud Storage

The possibility to define a Google Cloud Storage as a target for the backup (in similar way like I can use today a S3 compatible storage). In this moment is not certified, but a lot of customer use GCS as standard storage for his backup.
about 14 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Cloud Pak for Data Platform 0 Submitted

Unable to add a user that has an email that is already in the system

Many Users(admins usually) set up the Admin account with email so they can get the alerts after setting up SMTP.. But now one cannot have admin ADN account setup with the same email address. Solution architect recommended that there is no value at...
about 15 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Cloud Pak for Data Platform 0 Submitted

Extract or export kpi/sai dashboard information from Safer Payments

Using the Dashboard we can see and track some information related to MCI latency (average, maximum, violation ...), transactions message rate, FLI buffer usage ... but existing display makes things complicated to track them on monthly basis and ge...
about 16 hours ago in IBM Safer Payments / Technical 0 Submitted

Lock CMNxx from having multiple IPs assigned

We have a system that we will be hosting at our data center and we would like to be able to block the CMN03 port which is used as the a LAN Console port from being changed to allow anything else to use it.
1 day ago in Connectivity 2 Not under consideration

Multiple file import on CC Web

A user can currently select and import multiple flatfiles within Controller Classic, thus loading multiple company files in one action. In contrast, Controller Web restricts file import to a single file import. Can Web be updated to accept multipl...
1 day ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Submitted