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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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Get WKC Metadata in Cognos Reports/Dashboards and during Design

Can we (me and the customers I am working for) have the following possibility: while using Cognos during both Design of Reports and Dashboards, but also during usage (End-Users!), they must have an understanding of the underlying data source and a...
about 8 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Cognos Analytics 0 Submitted

Add regular expression filtering for Job Name, Project, and Job Group for searching for jobs

Presently, filtering by wildcard in LSF is only supported in two location, and that filtering is quite limited. It would be nice to extend that filtering to regular expressions and extend it to key fields like project name.
about 22 hours ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Submitted

allow permanent change of standard font for TI Editor and Rules Editor in PAW

If you want to change the font when writing TI code or Rules in PAW you have to change the font for every newly opened window. When choosing a font from the dropdown of the TI editor, the new setting is lost when the window is closed.
1 day ago in Planning Analytics 1 Submitted

Additional TM1 Server logger "TM1.Mdx.Interface" in the

PAW is generating MDX.interface errors such as the below in the tm1server.log : 19520 [1b25] INFO 2022-04-01 11:59:28.245 TM1.Mdx.Interface SELECT: Could not construct view array (rte 390) 53904 [1b25] INFO 2022-04-01 11:59:28.371 TM1.Mdx.Interfac...
1 day ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Watson Discovery should parse the tables in PDF documents such that text in each cell is parsed with integrity and not get truncated when there's a line break

Clients expect PDF table parsing to work without errors that truncate text
2 days ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Submitted

Data Module: Combine fact tables (like a presentation layer)

I want to have the capabilities to regroup measures(columns) from different tables into one folder. In other words, having the possibility of using a presentation layer which reference the measures. At the moment, I have to make my user navigate t...
2 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 0 Submitted

Calculations -- FOR Loops

Calculations often require a long list of 'if/elif/else' statements (sometimes over 100 of them) to account for a lot of management of lists and larger inputs. Adding a For loop would significantly reduce the complexity and maintenance of large ca...
2 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Platform Features 1 Under review

Allow INSERT to write to external tables

Currently one can only write to an external table by selecting from an existing table. There are many uses for writing to an external table that do not involved writing only the results of a SELECT query. Combined with RFE INFX-I-61, Appendable Ex...
2 days ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Submitted

Deploy TI processes with PAW life cycle management

TI processes are an important part of any PA application and should be deployable without any downtime of the target environment at any time. In the current state of PA processes must be deployed entirely manually by copying .pro files and restart...
2 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Digital cards and deletion of tokens

The requirements described below are alternatives, only one should be implemented depending on the effort and the planned delivery date. The customer would like to decide on one of the solutions together with IBM. It's about the topic of digital c...
2 days ago in IBM Safer Payments / Technical 0 Submitted