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My votes: Cloud Pak for Data

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Enable SubCategories to be moved from one Category to another without rebuilding the entire hierarchy

Customer data environments are somewhat fluid especially during the initial development/deployment of a knowledge catalog. A subcategory that is originally built under one category often needs to be moved to a different parent category. To do this...
about 18 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Planned for future release

Request to implement Folders for Jobs, similar to what has been implemented for Assets

While the implementation of the folder structure for many assets has been implemented with 4.8.2, it is missing for jobs. This is particularly important in a large environment with many thousands of jobs running daily. In legacy DataStage 11.7 the...
1 day ago in Cloud Pak for Data / DataStage 0 Submitted

PostgreSQL does not support Reject Link in DataStage on CP4D.

PostgreSQL does not support Reject Link in DataStage on CP4D.
about 10 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / DataStage 0 Submitted

CP4D - Restrict multiple users simultaneously opening the same flow to make changes

Customer is using 4.8.1 version of CP4D and actively using DataStage and WS pipelines. Below scenario is for both DataStage flows and Watson Pipelines as well. Currently multiple users can simultaneously open the same flow and make changes without...
1 day ago in Cloud Pak for Data / DataStage 0 Submitted

#emea #csm #mea Integrate IBM Knowledge Catalog Governance into DataStage Flows

Issue: Currently, in IBM Cloud Pak for Data, data protection rules defined within Watson Knowledge Catalog are not directly applied to DataStage flows, even when governed assets from the catalog are used. This creates confusion and a sense that no...
14 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / DataStage 2 Submitted

Adding another permission in Catalog of reading and viewing assets only permission and allow users to request to access the assets inside a catalog

For now in catalog collaborator roles and permissions, the most limited role in a catalog, viewer, allows users to view the catalog and use assets in projects. However, there is customer's scenario that they only want some users the permissions to...
2 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Submitted

Distributing  various files like spark events, spark job logs,  across pvcs.

Customer is expecting a performance bottle neck if we don't distribute the files that are going into file-api-pv. For example when we look at a spark executor yaml, we see atleast 5 or more mount paths to file-api-pv. Customer some times is runnin...
3 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Analytics Engine 0 Submitted

UI for WS to user-friendly, proactively recognize whether I can start up an environment of a certain size or not

Related to CPDIDEAS-I-561 so the UIs for the services (WS. WKC and DS) can be built. This is to proractively and user-reldy determine be informed if not sufficient resources are available per nodto start an R or Notebook runtime environment.

CP4D - Would like to be able to delete multiple jobs at the same time in the GUI

While the asset browser now allows selection of multiple assets for deletion in most places, the "job" view has no such selection and jobs must be selected one at a time and then deleted. The GUI should offer the same type of selection boxes for j...
8 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / DataStage 0 Submitted

Parameter support when creating standalone database connection assets

When creating a Database connection I would like to use parameters for the connection details. This is currently possible when using flow connection in job but we have a hundreds of job that are allready using existing connection created through i...
8 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / DataStage 0 Submitted