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IBM Data and AI Ideas Portal for Customers

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Add new Turbo Integrator function that returns current TM1 instance name

Currently, there is no function within Turbo Integrator that returns the name of a TM1 instance when called. TM1 modelers have to either store the instance name in a cube or in a flat file and retrieve at run time. We have functions that return th...
3 days ago in Planning Analytics 1 Not under consideration

Confirm username+password on workflow step

Hi, for compliance reasons, we need the ability to configure certain workflow steps to prompt a user to re-enter their username and password. For example, we have a workflow with an Edit step followed by an Approval step. The Edit step has a "Subm...
8 days ago in Product Master 0 Not under consideration

New message indicating how many rows are deleted in SYSCOPY and SYSLGRNX by MODIFY RECOVERY

Sometimes MODIFY RECOVERY does something although not visible by existing messages. With this enhancement customer can see what was done in the joblog and customer do not need to check SYSCOPY and SYSLGRNX before MODIFY RECOVERY and afterwards to ...
10 days ago in Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Transfer all content of application section from TM1 Perspectives to PAXL

Many of our clients used to work with PA using TM1 Perspecives ribbon in Excel. This tool allowed grouping excel sheets and cube views in separate folders. This option was very usefull and convenient for users because they can easily find proper v...
11 days ago in Planning Analytics 1 Not under consideration

PAW - Allow option to set cube view as read only for all users

I kindly request you to enable a configuration option in PAW to set a view as read-only for all users. Below is my use case - As a developer, I often set up various views in a book for reporting purposes and prefer to prevent users from updating d...
19 days ago in Planning Analytics 1 Not under consideration

Toggle to set Username login as non-case sensitive

We notice that the OpenPages login is case sensitive. e.g. (iwong10). If we were to enter say "IWong10" the username fails as on the user management console, we place the username of my account is "iwong10". Is there are way to update configuratio...
27 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Administration 2 Not under consideration

Externalize DDF Alias level statistics into SMF

Currently we do have SMF data for DB2 system level distributed workload but do not have DDF Alias level statistics with in SMF, only available adhoc option is to issue DIS DDF <alias> DETAIL to look at DDF alias level active dbats and connec...
30 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Extend Db2 Message monitoring IFCID 197 to include information about message tokens

Our shop is using ITM Situation management to heavily automate processing/notification for our customers and thus minimize the use of custom logic to be maintained (specific REXX programs etc.) . One feature that we leverage is the OMEGAMON for Db...
30 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 2 Not under consideration

Controlling PAW Book level security by TM1 objects

Can we control PAW Book level security by TM1 objects? As its adding an Operational overhead of controlling PAW books level security.
about 1 month ago in Planning Analytics 1 Not under consideration

INTERPRET Function for Packed-decimal Data

We have some old tables with a CHAR column where we store a record formatted by a Cobol Program. It contains a mix of display data and packed-decimal data. To use that data we have to read it in a Cobol program and interpret it using a Cobol copyb...
about 1 month ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration