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System fields in Creation View embedded grids

When configuring an embedded grid in a Task View, all the fields of the related object (which are in the users current profile) can be selected as column for the embedded grid. But when configuring an embedded grid in a Creation View, all fields ...
2 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Administration UI 0 Submitted

Greek Language to be added in the Assistant and Discovery products

We are under discussion with one of our customers about an Assistant solution that will help their technicians to work more efficient and resolve their issues faster. The documents are in Greek and English language, and this is a limitation in com...
6 days ago in watsonx Assistant 0 Submitted

AD Build call dynamic resolution outside paragraph

As discussed with the AD development team, the dynamic resolution works only with MOVEs inside the same paragraph with the CALL, plus a case when you have a MOVE to the same paragraph just before the PERFORM <para-with-the-call>, with the co...

Search capabilities to find answers (assistant says)

Imagine a giant corpus where the curator needs to quickly find in which action and step a certain string (response) is located. Today the Assistant search only finds actions by their name and it would be very useful to be able to find steps and an...
10 days ago in watsonx Assistant 0 Submitted

CDC Forced Stop on Log Deletion

I am writing to request an enhancement in the CDC (Change Data Capture) functionality to include a forced stop mechanism when logs required by the XStream API are deleted. Currently, CDC continues to wait for logs from the XStream API, which resul...
19 days ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 0 Submitted

Equivalent Parallel Transform routine

We are converting server jobs to parallel jobs through the MettleCI tool. The tool works well on simple jobs, but we find that not all server jobs can be translated to parallel jobs. For example, we have an original job that exploits the UtilityRu...
28 days ago in DataStage 0 Under review

Watsonx Pipelines should provide higher level DSL for creating Pipelines programmatically

Currently Watsonx Pipelines provide an API for managing Pipelines as described under However that API seems very tied to the UI and the payload needed to c...
about 6 hours ago in 0 Submitted

Support timeouts at the node level for Watsonx Pipelines

Currently Watsonx Pipelines doesn't support timeouts so we can cap each task/job. This is important given long-running batch pipelines where we typically want to make have a cap in case something goes wrong otherwise we run the risk of resource wa...
about 6 hours ago in 0 Submitted

Support retries at the node level in Watsonx Pipelines

Currently Watsonx Pipelines do not support interacting at the node level for restarting tasks in case of failures and require rerunning the entire pipeline job. This makes it complicated to use for complex pipelines where any given task could fail...
about 6 hours ago in 0 Submitted

OpenLineage connector is not displaying the value of column node attribute "Type" correctly

Node name and node type are essential information for data lineage, the final user and the business, it should be showing the correct data type (String, Int, Timestamp) as included in the OpenLineage event consumed by the Manta connector.
about 8 hours ago in Data Lineage 0 Submitted