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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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The request expire time for HF scheduled request

We are expecting the instance request overwrite the RequestExpiry set in Template, and keep the request active until end time set by the scheduled request. There is high chance instance got terminated by AWS due to various reasons. Keeping the req...
about 1 hour ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.3.2 0 Submitted

LSF to control SSH sessions on hosts running LSF jobs

We have many users who need to open an SSH session from their IDE ( VSCode, PyCharm) to a cluster machine running their LSF job so they can debug/troubleshoot/test in realtime in an interactive session. While battach works to connect to a cluster ...
about 3 hours ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 0 Submitted

Please test with and validate Windows 2022 for Optim TDM V11.7

We currently have Optim TDM V11.3 running on Windows 2016. I am working to plan a new server build where we would install Optim V11.7 on a NEW Windows server. I see from documentation that I can find that ONLY Windows 2019 is listed (unless I am l...
about 5 hours ago in Optim / Optim Test Data Management 0 Submitted

Support KAIO in cooked files using 4k formated disk for dbspaces with page size multiple of 4

Currently, filesystem on hard disk with 4k sector size disables usage of KAIO feature. Request is to allow dbspaces with pages multiple of sector size (4k, 8k, 12k and 16k) to be able to use KAIO. For sure, dbspcaces with other page sizes should r...
about 7 hours ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Submitted

Fastmap (#3)

Using FastMap it is possible to update a field even if a calculation applies to that field: we need this behavior to be inhibited (Rif. Case TS012470294)
about 10 hours ago in OpenPages Ideas / Other 0 Submitted

Fastmap (#2)

When Auto-Named settings are enabled for both New Object and Copied Object, using Fastmap, even if the "Can be Edited" is set to FALSE, users can force a different Name for new created objects. With such configurations we need to prevent FastMap u...
about 10 hours ago in OpenPages Ideas / Other 0 Submitted

FastMap ( #1)

We need Fastmap to check if the profileName set in the Definition sheet is among those configured for the user who is uploadingdata, and apply the corresponding permissions. E.g.: if User 1 is associated to Profile A and User 2 is associated to Pr...
about 10 hours ago in OpenPages Ideas / Other 0 Submitted

A way to see who is logged in to PAW

If you have planned a PAW downtime for maintenance and you want to check if there are still users logged in, you have no way to do so. You can check the threads of a database, but this is not feasible when you have multiple databases. Regarding "c...
about 10 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

LCM import-option to overwrite existing objects in PAW

Regarding “corporate usability” of PAW and its Lifecycle Management, please provide the import-option to overwrite existing folders/books. It is not feasible to import a structure (folders and books) to a temporary folder an afterwards move one bo...
about 11 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

A way to automate user und group management in PAW

Regarding “corporate usability” there should be a way to automate the user und group management in PAW. Regarding the export of this data, please make a trigger available from outside, e.g. via an API or via a shell-script.
about 11 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted