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Enable Publishing at Schema Level

We are requesting an enhancement to enable publishing at the schema level. Currently, in versions 4.8.1 and 4.8.3, there is no asset type at the schema level, and we can only publish at the individual asset level. This capability was available in ...
9 days ago in Knowledge Catalog 2 Needs more information

Add more characters in the custom attribute of the description

Today, there is a limitation of 255 characters when creating a custom attribute in the description field
about 1 month ago in Knowledge Catalog 3 Needs more information

Ability to hide metadata that is not applicable to the component

You want to have the ability to hide metadata that is not applicable to the component being edited: term, rule. You only want to see what is applicable to the subject to avoid typing errors. Seeing metadata that is not applicable to a subject gene...
about 1 month ago in Knowledge Catalog 2 Needs more information

RTM: monitoring of multi nodes jobs

Hello, This request has already been submitted 9 years ago. I would like to know if it is possible to implement it now as we have more and more multi nodes jobs and this kind is more and more needed: For LSF jobs submitted using "bsub ... -n x ......
2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Operations/RTM 3 Needs more information

Add parameter gpumodel=same for multi node-multi gpu parallel jobs.

To allow LSF more efficient scheduling for multi node multi gpu nodes (that require to run on same type of GPU's) parameter gmodel=same is very important. Today we can only define same model for CPU type but not for GPU type: Our clients are runni...
4 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 1 Needs more information

Enable the creation of custom governance artifacts using IBM Knowledge Catalog

This is a required capability to meet the requirements of Data Governance Processes at the customer. They want to use this custom artifact to model a concept similar to a "subject area", which needs specific attributes to be meaningful for their d...
4 months ago in Knowledge Catalog 1 Needs more information

Conditional automatic journals to post values on different from REPO journal types

When using conditional automatic journals, it is not possible to re-direct postings to a different journal type then REPO, even if puting it on "Journal type" field, on control table. Even if filtering Trial Balance to show only REPO/BASE, automat...
4 months ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 8 Needs more information

UI for WKC to user-friendly, proactively recognize whether I can start up an environment of a certain size or not

Related to CPDIDEAS-I-561 so the UIs for the services (WS. WKC and DS) can be built. This is to proractively and user-reldy determine be informed if not sufficient resources are available per nodto start an R or Notebook runtime environment.
4 months ago in Knowledge Catalog 1 Needs more information

About /run/user/$uid

Could you please make "/run/user/$uid" the same for both ssh and interactive jobs? when user logon the host, /run/user/$uid is created by pam_systemd and used for storing files used by running processes for that user. When a user logs out, a...
4 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 2 Needs more information

Possibility for the testing capabilities that can be used as other usage than compare monotith Cobol to Java/ Cobol from scratch to monolith cobol

The tools could be used for generating Cobol or Java test set for validating any kind of program, refactored or not with no purpose to Transform them with AI (could be a good point for VsCode because zUnit isn't on it). And if it's possible, compa...
5 months ago in watsonx Code Assistant Ideas / watsonx Code Assistant for Z 1 Needs more information