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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 (https://ideas.ibm.com).


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Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal (https://www.ibm.com/ideas) - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal (https://ideas.ibm.com) - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM.

ideasibm@us.ibm.com - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.

IBM Employees should enter Ideas at https://ideas.ibm.com


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Remove some of the restrictions related to SQLCODE -20555

There is currently a restriction on the use of archive-enabled tables and temporal tables in one statement: The execution of this statement leads to SQLCODE -20555: SELECT * FROM DB2.LZTB0586 WHERE VNR IN ( SELECT VNR FROM DB2.LZTB0520) SQLERROR O...
3 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Integration of Commvault Metallic.io with IBM OpenShift for Online Backup Support

Many of our customers have already adopted Commvault Metallic.io as their preferred backup solution. Also, to simplify IT operation managing separate backup solutions for Cloud Pak for Data environments adds complexity and costs (OADP) Enabling in...
2 months ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Knowledge Catalog 2 Under review

ALTER TABLE DROP multiple COLUMNs

If you want do delete multiple columns of a table using "ALTER TABLE tbname DROP COLUMN colname", you currently have to execute many ALTER TABLE statements. The execution time increases exponentially with the number of columns to be deleted. If th...
19 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Cognos consuming separated database

It Should be interesting to make Cognos a possibility to consume a copy of the main database so it not conflicts with the openpages application that consumes the same database Therefore, large Cognos reports could not degrade the Openpages applica...
6 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Reporting 1 Under review

DVM JDBC Gateway official documentation missing

The official DVM documentation does not provide the necessary steps to configure the DataSource connection configuration on JDBC Gateway using SSL and Kerberos on z/OS LPAR. https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/dvm/1.1.0?topic=ssl-enabling-support https://...
about 1 month ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Under review

Function calling feature in watsonx.ai API

Function calling feature is not available in the sdk or REST API. Functions/tools calling features (Function calling is the ability to reliably connect LLMs to external tools to enable effective tool usage and interaction with external APIs.). The...
about 2 months ago in watsonx.ai 6 Under review

Report Queries Page should have a better way of organising queries, for example folders

An enterprise report will often contain many many queries. There will be the query that provides the actual content of the report, this is an important query/queries. But there are often lots of queries that could be thought of as noise - for exam...
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Reporting 0 Under review

Dremio Official Support Need

There is a connector for dremio in the product. We can connect and run metadata enrichment, but we cannot perform other actions such as data quality. When we researched, we learned that this is not officially supported. With this being officially ...
about 1 month ago in Knowledge Catalog 1 Under review

Pipelines should save its out artifacts as Assets in Projects

For example, say you create a Pipeline that executes an AutoAI Experiment. After execution, one would expect the AutoAI Experiment to show up in Assets, but it doesn't. The only way to access the AutoAI Experiment is via API, which is odd since th...
6 days ago in watsonx.ai 0 Under review

Save & Close button

IBM OpenPages to provide a "Save and Close" option on screens. This functionality should allows users to save the changes they have made and simultaneously close the current window or form they are working on. This feature is particularly useful f...
6 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / End User UI 1 Under review