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PINNED Enable DVM Studio to be able to quickly capture environment data needed for problem resolution
We are sometimes asked to provide detailed information for a Case we have opened on DVM. Information includes the current build, IN00, trace browse, map definitions and sometimes the underlying data that is causing the issue. If functionality wa...

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Analytic Server support for Pivotal HDFS

SPSS Analytic Server currently does not provide support for Pivotal Hadoop.
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Analytics Server 0 Not under consideration

Assign an Icon to the Supernode Filetype(.slb)

Currently, when saving a Supernode to a file, the file extension used (.slb) does not have a proper file type description nor a custom file type icon.This also applies to the IBM SPSS C&DS Repository.The icon would need to be easily distinguis...
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 0 Is a defect

DB2 Connect Fault Monitor Settings/Status Should be Retained Across Release & FP Upgrades

Upon upgrade to a new version of DB2 Connect or FP, Fault Monitor settings file 'fm.servername.reg' is deleted from opt/IBM(ibm)/db2_home/db2instx/sqllib causing fault monitor failure. Also, on occasion (exact scenario can not be reestablished), ...
almost 7 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Not under consideration

New access path for faster first fetch with a good global time

Firstly, I don't know if it is possible. We can encounter this following performance issue : select on a big table with an order by. Depending on the statistics, we can have list prefetchs on an index. If the index is very big, we have to wait a l...
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / Serviceability 0 Not under consideration

Consolidation without AFCs removing AFCs

A customer is reporting that when a user with access to only part of the customer's company structure runs a consolidation without AFCs for the section of the company structure that they have access to, their consolidation removes the AFCs for...
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Future consideration

better diagnostic for locale errors

We experience -21005 errors typically during loading data to the database. The error (undocumented) means that at least one character is not supported by database locale. Unfortunately it is not sufficient to correct input data fast: there is no f...
almost 7 years ago in Informix / Informix Client Products 1 Not under consideration

Missing definition of "Indexable Types" with impact if selected or not on results on C10 Search driven by INDEXING

Hi L3 + PM, can you please improve documentation on what it mean to select certain "Indexable Types" . It is critical to understand if you would select an indexing typ or not as we already unfortunatedly went through a quite cumbersome learning cu...
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Future consideration

TCP keepalive requested for multicluster over WAN

For LSF Multi Cluster, I request an option to enable TCP keepalive on all long-lived connections.It is perfectly fine if I have to enable it manually in a config file.
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 6 Delivered

Create join indexes in DB2

Enable to create a join index like SYBASE.. Note that it could be great to join row stored tables with column stored tables.
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range, MQT, MDC, etc.) 0 Not under consideration

Matrix - GPU - Support for CUDA 6.x and 7.0 on Windows and Linux.

Certify CUDA 6.x for use with Platform Symphony 6.x and/or 7.x
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Future Version 3 Delivered