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Function calling feature in API

Function calling feature is not available in the sdk or REST API. Functions/tools calling features (Function calling is the ability to reliably connect LLMs to external tools to enable effective tool usage and interaction with external APIs.). The...
about 2 months ago in 6 Under review

Support MIG GPUs for foundation model serving

The documentation states that MIG is not supported for foundational model serving in watsonx. Our current infrastructure does not allow us to use GPU passthrough, as our internal infrastructure team relies on vGPU and MIG for availability and easy...
2 months ago in 0 Submitted

Cloud Pak for Data - Watson Pipelines - Add Undostack as a drop down list

Currently in a Watson Pipeline if you want to undo 5 Steps, then you have to 1: know how many steps to go back 2: click on the undo button n times As discussed with the dev team, this should be improved to offer an arrow-down next to the undo/redo...
4 months ago in 1 Submitted

Start IDE with fraction of CPU request or with no cpu request

Today most IDE in WatsonStudio need to be started with 1 CPU. The customer would like the ability to start IDE with franctions of cpu and not a full cpu or even if possible with no cpu request Customer uses Jupyter, Spark and rStudio IDE. Today us...
10 days ago in 0 Submitted

Cloud pak for Data Watson Studio generating IDE Spark, jupyter, rstudio creates env variables that can affect performance

Customer ran into an issue where all pods in the CPD namespace were slow. A cron job is running in CP4D was suppose to kill idle spark IDE. But there were some pods that were not cleaned. -> With the help o...
10 days ago in 0 Submitted

Pipelines should save its out artifacts as Assets in Projects

For example, say you create a Pipeline that executes an AutoAI Experiment. After execution, one would expect the AutoAI Experiment to show up in Assets, but it doesn't. The only way to access the AutoAI Experiment is via API, which is odd since th...
10 days ago in 0 Under review

Marking a project as sensitive on Default Git integration

One big restriction of CP4D git integration for KB Bank is that the customer need to set Sensitive to projects by their security policy but it’s not available with Default Git integration. As the option is available with Deprecated Git integration...
5 months ago in 0 Under review

Spark pods, do better clean up for idle pods

In ticket TS016219727 we did some enhancement to the cronjob that cleans up spark idle jobs. This is an issue with CP4D 4.6 and 4.8 on-prem specifically with the Spark IDE started from Watson Studio. We would like for these enahancements to be in ...
13 days ago in 0 Submitted

multi-language LLMs - availability in Europe

For many customers (not only public) it is needed to have availability of multi-language LLMs (i.e. llama 2) in european data centers to address GDPR requirements
9 months ago in 0 Under review

Schedule Job for Bi-Weekly run

I would like to schedule the job Bi-weekly on every Thursday. However when I create a job it's not showing any option for running job on Bi-Weekly basis. It would be helpful if we have option for scheduling a job for Bi-weekly. We need to move our...
3 months ago in 2 Future consideration