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We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:

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Post ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and upvote them if they matter to you,

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Version 7.2.1

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Allow Symphony compute nodes to join a cluster connecting to master hosts via NLB (cloud use case)

If we configure the compute nodes to connect to the masters via an NLB the compute nodes will fail to connect rejecting communications from un-recognized master name/IPPlease add an option to disable master identity checks for the compute nodes to...
12 days ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 0 Submitted

remove dependencies on ego.conf for egosh

Currently all soam commands and client job submissions are posible without the need for configuration files (but just using env variables)egosh command is the only one still requiring an ego.conf filePlease allow egosh to get configuration from en...
12 days ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 0 Submitted