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IBM Data and AI Ideas Portal for Customers

This portal is to open public enhancement requests against products and services offered by the IBM Data & AI organization. To view all of your ideas submitted to IBM, create and manage groups of Ideas, or create an idea explicitly set to be either visible by all (public) or visible only to you and IBM (private), use the IBM Unified Ideas Portal (

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Snowflake Native Functions in FM

Snowflake database native functions are not available by default in FM installations due to that we are not able to use snowflake-related functions in report authoring, we have to only common functions which are limited sometimes. installation und...
29 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 2 Functionality already exists

Multiple PROFILE tables with suffix

In the same datasharing group we have members with similar but not identical DDF workload. From an application server same AUTHID runs with 100 DBAT but in another member with 500 DBAT. If we had a chance to use multiple PROFILE tables as like RLF...
about 1 month ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Functionality already exists

Aggregate charge metrics in one location; Potentially spend of CPDaaS credits or tokens/units as well.

I want to be able to track my service technical usage or chargeable units across all services at an account level in the CPDAAS UI. Watson Studio does it in a project, DataStage has it's own way. WKC doesn't yet. As an administrator or owner, it w...
2 months ago in Cloud Pak for Data as a Service 0 Functionality already exists

Spark UI ports blocked by firewall due to randomized ports in IBM Spectrum Conductor2.5.0

SPARK UI ports are being blocks by firewall since ports are assigned randomly starting from 18480 instead of 18080 as specified by documentation. Also, In IBMSC Jupyter notebook, SPARK UI port in sparkcontext is assigned randomly and is blocked by...
3 months ago in Spectrum Conductor / Version 2.5.1 1 Functionality already exists

Add WKC display of version

We use WKC v4.5.1. There is no easy way for WKC users to know the version of the application. Add installed version of WKC in Version Details screen.
4 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Functionality already exists

Writing back the data quality results to an external database i.e. SQL server

We have a couple of users who have requested for us to connect to their in-country reservoir instances (SQL servers), as they would like to write back their data quality and profiling results in there. This will give them more control of their res...
4 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Functionality already exists

Need ability to filter Free Text Search returned item attributes

Our users use the Free Text search in Product Master Persona based-UI to find certain items. Currently the item list that FTS returns contains random attributes and it's difficult to see the wanted item from the returned list. Proposed solution: N...
4 months ago in Product Master 1 Functionality already exists

Java 11 support

Java 8 will be absolute in near future. our team is planning to replace Java 8 with Java 11 Java 11 support is required for future.
4 months ago in Spectrum Conductor / Version 2.4.1 1 Functionality already exists

Can we have option where we can overwrite numbers for all accounts?

When we try to do over write numbers, we can do only for accounts what we are loading numbers. Can we have option where we can overwrite numbers for all accounts?
4 months ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 2 Functionality already exists

NTH Filter By Client WS Name

It would be great to have a filter option on Client WS Name Or Client WS IP at "Near Term Thread History Options" page and "Thread History By Report Interval" pages.
5 months ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 1 Functionality already exists