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Allow record count limit for reference tables

We only do Archive for decommission. We like to test Optim against each of the tables to ensure we will not have any surprises when we run the full archive. It is very disappointing to run an archive and have it fail several hours into the proce...
about 3 years ago in Optim / Optim Archive 0 Future consideration

Batch or Multi Delete of Archive Requests and Access Definitions

Currently we have a method to test Optim archive against the tables that we are going to archive. To do this against Sql server, we have to take the Access definition and archive request and generate one per table. This causes a large number of ...
about 3 years ago in Optim / Optim Archive 0 Future consideration

Make Optim Workstation component of TDM work with Windows User Account Control (UAC).

Optim Workstation portion of TDM will not work if Windows "User Account Control" is turned on. UAC was introduced in Windows Vista/XP and Optim still has issues with it. Microsoft has information available on how to work within UAC constraints. Pl...
over 1 year ago in Optim / Optim Test Data Management 0 Future consideration

Optim 11.3 Support for MarkLogic data source for both Data Privacy and Data Archiving

Support for MarkLogic data source within Optim 11.3 for Windows
almost 2 years ago in Optim / Optim Data Privacy 1 Future consideration

Enable authentication on non-root instances of Optim Connect Server

IBM Software RFE Community: View request
almost 4 years ago in Optim / Optim Archive 0 Future consideration

Poor deletion performance...

No description provided
about 4 years ago in Optim / Optim Archive 1 Not under consideration

Db2 LUW 11.5 Support

No description provided
over 2 years ago in Optim 0 Planned for future release

Add retention policies to extract files

In Optim Test Data Management the Optim Extract file is only of use for a limited period and can contain sensitive information if it's the initial extract from a production system. Practically customers do not wish to, nor should they hang on to e...
over 2 years ago in Optim / Optim Test Data Management 0 Future consideration

Run SQL queries having joins on the tables

We use the Relational Archive Facility in IBM's InfoSphere Optim z/OS Solution to archive and then purge the data. We have created Access Definitions (AD) and each AD has a set of tables with SQL WHERE clause for some of them for extracting the da...
over 2 years ago in Optim / Optim Archive 6 Future consideration

Abililty for Optim to archive Oracle 12.1 data types UROWID & SQL_PLAN_TABLE_TYPE

We recently had a database that had these 2 Oracle 12 datatypes. We had to mark these tables out of scope: UROWID & SQL_PLAN_TABLE_TYPE
over 2 years ago in Optim / Optim Archive 0 Future consideration