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Encryption of File Attachments

Files attached to objects in OpenPages may contain sensitive information and requires OpenPages to support encryption / decryption of these files.This request was intended in the existing idea OPP-I-278 (Support for Encryption of Files / Encrypted...
3 months ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 2 Future consideration

Incorporate standard logging of events on OpenPages application server

Our company have a standard in submitting all application logs to our enterprise SIEM tool for monitoring. We had inquired with the OpenPages Product Support team but their response was at the time, no standard messaging capabilities - see TS00260...
5 months ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 2 Future consideration

IBM OpenPages Support for IBM Cloud Object Storage is required

IBM OpenPages currently supports SAN and NAS for document storage, but these systems have limitations. SAN is only supported out-of-the-box in a single server configuration, while NAS storage cannot be expanded without migrating the entire volume...
about 1 year ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 2 Planned for future release

Enable OpenPages on CentOS and Ubuntu Linux

We'd like to see support for additional Linux distributions but in particular, CentOS and Ubuntu. This is useful as it will enable a greater, more cost effective, deployment choices across a broader range of cloud hosting platforms.
over 2 years ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 5 Not under consideration

Include jdbc oracle string in Search properties file to allow Failover options

Currently, in the Search server properties files, there is option to mention only DB Host name and we can enter only 1 Host name. It would be helpful to add a failover string like in file where we can mention the database.url ins...
over 2 years ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 3 Not under consideration

Health Check Script for OpenPages

There are many settings, configuration files, parameters, etc. in an OpenPages installation. It would be helpful if we had a script or utility that could validate those settings against one another and against the installed environment. For exam...
over 2 years ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 0 Not under consideration

Oracle 12c Certification of Compatibility

Oracle will no longer support Oracle 11G DB without additional fees for extended support effective 12-31-2015. For this reason, we are requesting OpenPages supported applications, including and specifically Version 7.0 be certified as compatible ...
over 2 years ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 0 Delivered

Support of Oracle Database Vault for OpenPages

We currently installed OpenPages 7.2 at Unicredit, and they have Oracle Database Vault enabled on their QA and PROD environments. This means we had to modify the database install scripts quite heavily to accommodate the segregation of duty that DV...
over 2 years ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 1 Future consideration

grcTrigger loads without warning for an unrecognizable event type

The grcTrigger statup doesn't warning about unrecognizable event type.It accepts anything.A silly type as "update.objects" can pass undetectable since several other events have .objects, with "s", like "associate.objects", "disassociate.objects", ...
over 2 years ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 0 Is a defect

Enable OpenPages on Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL)

General Motors' IT standards dictate that Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL) should be used for Oracle database installations hence we need IBM to support that as well. This will secure IBM's ongoing support for Openpages to GM.
over 2 years ago in OpenPages Ideas / Infrastructure/Conformance 0 Delivered