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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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ENHANCEMENT FOR REDIRECTED RECOVERY - CHECK SCHEMA ONLY The DB2 redirected recovery functionality allows RECOVER utility to be used to redirect the recovery of an object (the source) to another object (the target). The source and target objec...
13 minutes ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Submitted

Cloud Environment - Monthly Maintenance - Status Page

If a user attempts to access Planning Analytics Workspace during the monthly maintenance window, the user should be greeted with a friendly informative status message with information about the expected downtime and not simply timeout or get a 404...
about 2 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Support both JSON, YAML payloads in addition to the current XML payload when using the REST API

We currently have a projects where users will be submitting and controlling workload through Application Center. The customer is asking that they be allowed to continue to use JSON payload instead of XML payload for job submission and control.
about 3 hours ago in Spectrum LSF / End User UI/Applicaton Center 0 Submitted

Email Notification to users if ingestion is halted or completed

When ingesting large document collections it would be beneficial to have notifications sent out with ingestion status or issues.
about 5 hours ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Submitted

To prevent data corruption or issues with Elastic Search, pause ingestion or stop ingestion before storage volumes / PVCs fill up and cause a crash.

Reduce support tickets, prevent future issues, and allow users to ingest data overnight without worrying about storage filling up.
about 5 hours ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Submitted

Only First Child Occurrence is visible in Bulk Edit

In the Bulk Edit view, on viewing an item's or category's multi occuring attribute, we should be able to see all the children associated to it. As per the current design, only the first child occurrence is displayed and the remaining are not. It i...
about 6 hours ago in Product Master 0 Submitted

Enhancement Cognos Analytics REST API

Please enhance the existing operation on Content get/content/{id} with the possibility to add an extra field which is used to store the execution/runtime of a report (object)
about 6 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Other 0 Submitted

Update the Zendesk connection

The connection to Zendesk through web chat today is mostly compatible only to the older Chat feature of Zendesk. Zendesk now has this Agent Workspace which combines the chat feature with the ticket system. The older chat feature will also not be u...
about 7 hours ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

Introduction of an overall view of all the jobs running

As an CP4D administrator I need the ability to see the jobs that are running (projects, spaces, spark (rest api jobs) etc.) where the actual resources are displayed. In this job overview I want the possibility to get logs, stop or start the jobs e...
about 7 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Cloud Pak for Data Platform 0 Submitted

Alerting possibilities for jobs

As an CP4D administrator I need to be alerted if jobs are not starting and remain in pending state. Example for alerts are: · Jobs that are already since x minutes in pending · X% of the jobs are in pending state · Pods in status “CrashLoopBackup”...
about 7 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Cloud Pak for Data Platform 0 Submitted