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Kafka connector, enable write message with key value

The kafka connector stage don’t support the key values for message write in kafka.
almost 2 years ago in Connectivity 0 Delivered

Test and provide documentation to provide support for more recent Parquet file formats.

The current Parquet/Orc file instructions provide support for Parquet 1.9.0, which is now 3.5 years old. We have vendors who want to use Parquet to feed their big data lakes, and we are struggling to support them with this old format, even in an i...
almost 2 years ago in Connectivity 2 Delivered

Full RFC 4180 support for File Connector / Flat File Stage

Full RFC 4180 support for File Connector / Flat File Stage enables the Stage to read well formatted flat files without any script support / preformating.
over 3 years ago in Connectivity 0 Functionality already exists

BQ connector to support Before sql/After sql(Fail on Error(Yes/No))

we want to control if the job should fail or not with before / after sql statement , just like how we handle in Teradata connector .
11 months ago in Connectivity 1 Delivered

Kafka Connector support SASL PLAINTEXT with SCRAM-SHA-512 mechanism

No description provided
12 months ago in Connectivity 1 Future consideration

File Connector - reject link not supported

Hi, We are using Parquet format files and there appears to be an issue with File Connector not supporting the Reject links for Parquet. This is a road blocker for our NextGen Migration as existing BDFS stage jobs will be replaced with File Connect...
12 months ago in Connectivity 1 Delivered

Need Progress DataDirect for ODBC for Google BigQuery Driver 8.0, Apache Cassandra Driver Version 8.0 certified by IBM

Hello Team,We are looking for the Latest drivers for the Google Big query, Cassandra, we see that Progress DataDirect for ODBC for Google BigQuery Driver 8.0, Apache Cassandra Driver Version 8.0 drivers are not yet certified by IBM , can you pl...
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 0 Future consideration

DataStage MQ Connector does not use the user Id and password while setting up the connection

We tried to set up a connection from DataStage using MQ Connector to the MQ server that only works when there is no password authetication configured at the MQ end. The connection fails when MQ team enabled force password authentication while Data...
about 5 years ago in Connectivity 1 Delivered

BQ connector (Source ) to use Gzip Compress option

While reading from BQ table , In the background the connector should be using a Gzip compression method to compress the file and load to GCS, From GCS bucket the data should be read.This process will generate the most optimal performance while rea...
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 0 Delivered

Request information server support for DB2 Ingest utility

support for DB2 ingest utility available from DB2 10.1to be added to Information Server.
about 4 years ago in Connectivity 0 Not under consideration