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Spectrum Symphony

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Spectrum Symphony not compliant with C++17

We are migrating Banks C++ code to make it compliant with C++17 version and have noticed that IBM Spectrum Symphony is not compliant with C++17 (realeased 6 years ago). We are already receiving syntaxis warnings indicating that certain headers hac...
3 months ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.3 2 Delivered

Support latest Chrome 81.X

Symphony GUI does not support latest Chrome version 81.0.4044.113
about 3 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2 1 Delivered

SSM to actively detect when SIM is gone

as discussed on TS001503072. A feature enhancement can be used as a tactical solution to the phantom allocation problem by giving SSM a ping mechanism to actively detect if a SIM is gone and trigger the necessary cleanup logic to release the slots...
over 4 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1.2 1 Delivered

soamview app long output

First of all, the request is for Symphony 7.1.1 but there is no such version in the drop down menu so I select 7.1. The current command line output of "soamview app" gives a truncated output to end user if the field of SSM HOST or CONSUMER is too ...
over 6 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1 4 Delivered

Matrix - Symphony 6.1.1 SDK support Java 8 (JVM 1.8) (DUP36949)

Main concern is the End of public updates finish for Java 7 in April 2015 Secondary would be developers wanting to use Symhony SDK with Java 8
about 8 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 6.1.1 3 Delivered

HostFactory: ncores of slot_mapping supports fraction

Currently HF only support integer slot to ncores mapping We would like to have 1 slot to 0.5 ncores to fully utilize the resource of AWS instance
almost 4 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 1 Delivered

WSG Service needs to support external SSL certs

Unfortunately, current Symphony (including upto 7.2.1) doesn't support importing an external certificate for WSG service. We encourage to raise an RFE as soon as possible so that IBM dev will start implement accordingly.
over 4 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 1 Delivered

[RFE][Internal] - Customizing format of all log messages in Symphony for auditing purpose

To fulfill requirements from regulators there has to be an opportunity to adjust the format of the entries (like time format, time zone, custom text,…) – just like it is possible for soam components with their log4j property files.
over 5 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1 4 Delivered

Symphony Client 5.2 Solaris x86 build with gcc compiler. (and 7.1.1)

I need a symphony client x86 build for Solaris, with gcc compiler as below. symclnt-x86-sol10-gcc343-5.2.0.tar.gz symclnt-x86-sol10-gcc346-5.2.0.tar.gz We will also need this for 7.1.1 on Solaris.
about 7 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 5.2 3 Delivered

[Cloud] - SOAM - Service - Resouce Quota / Resource Limitation Control on Windows

Sometimes a service instance consumes huge resources on compute host and it obstructs other instance.Symphony should have the resource limitation control to guarantee all allowed instance can run equally on a compute host. - quota for memory consu...
almost 9 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Product functionality 5 Delivered