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Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS

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Configure multi-user login for DVM JGATE admin site

Scenario: Currently the only way to access the DVM JGATE site (https://db2_subsystem:port/gateway) is to use the admin username and password established during the DVM installation. The data sources within the interface are managed by us, the DB2 ...
6 days ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Submitted

Multi-Factor Authentication support in DVM Studio

Currently DVM Studio stores the previous passwords for both the Server and JDBC connections. MFA users need the ability to turn off this feature as the token will be different for every logon.
6 days ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Submitted

Oracle stored procedure support with DRDA-passthrough

We need to have support for Oracle Stored procedure and sequence using DRDA-passthrough. At the moment we have programs running on z/Os that are using Oracle client that is out of support and will no longer be working with the latest Oracle releas...
8 months ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Use Absolute Generation and Version Numbers for DVM GDG Dataset Validation

The Scenario : Currently for GDG Dataset Validation when creating a Virtual Table in DVM Studio, DVM uses the relative gdg name such as HIGH.LEVEL.QUALIFIER (0) ) rather than using the absolute gdg name such as HIGH.LEVEL.QUALIFIER .G0001V00 . Sec...
8 months ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Planned for future release

Adding support for missing CCSIDs from OpenJDK 11

Because of replacing internal JDK in DVM from IBM SDK Java V8 to OpenJDK 11, DVM lost some CCSID support and we experienced several Japanese CCSID issues. As the workaround, the development team kindly provided special build of DVM studio using IB...
26 days ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Submitted

DVM studio only showed the partial record_id and skipped all the characters following the low-values. We would like IBM to enhance the DVM Studio to make it display the entire record_id exactly the same way as the DVM Batch does.

DVM studio only showed the partial record_id and skipped all the characters following the low-values. We would like IBM to enhance the DVM Studio to make it display the entire record_id exactly the same way as the DVM Batch does.
about 1 month ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Submitted

Enable DVM Access through Visual Studio Code

The Scenario: Currently we use Visual Studio Code for all development activities. Visual Studio Code acts as a single workstation. It is rich in libraries and plugins for distributed environments and Cloud environments. By using the ZOWE plug in, ...
over 1 year ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Not under consideration

Support Silent Switch Installations for DVM Studio, JDBC Drivers and ODBC Drivers

At our site users do not have the option to download and install software on their work computers unless that software has been approved and made available from an internal central software download site. Users do not have administrative rights an...
over 1 year ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 1 Planned for future release

Enhance Jgate to support Active Directory ID authentication

The Problem: We have enterprise wide roll out of active directory authentication and Currently Jgate does not support it. Proposed solutions: Enhance Jgate to support Active Directory ID authentication The Benefits/Value: We will have all the bene...
about 1 year ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 1 Future consideration

Upgrade log4j jar file in DVM JDBC driver

The Scenario : Using the latest DVM JDBC Driver, users issue an import command on Apache Sqoop to do a parquet file conversion. The Problem: The error “java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: 'org.apache.logging.log4j.Level org.apache.log4j.helpers.OptionCon...
about 2 months ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Submitted