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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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Allow Db2 ESAF interface with IMS to use PSB in place of loadmodule

Currently when a thread is created between IMS->Db2 the Db2 ESAF exit uses the Load module name to link to a plan name of the same name (or another name if using RTT load module). In a test environment there may be a scenario where several diff...
38 minutes ago in Db2 / Other/Unknown 0 Submitted

Define AI Assistant 'Assumptions' or Defaults for when a user doesn't give context to a natural language query

When a user enters a natural language question, they may not give the full context to the question. Our data warehouse fact tables have upto 20 dimension tables. When a user asks a question they would typically only supply a few dimensions in the ...
about 3 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / AI/Smarts 0 Submitted

Request to have a Trash/Bin Option/Area inside a Project or Catalog

Having a Bin/Trash Section/Area inside a Project or Catalog can be really helpful. If unfortunately, if any one deletes the Connection or asset’s or any other inside a project or Catalog, we can restore them very quickly without any impact. Real-t...
about 6 hours ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Submitted

Display index partitions like Tablespace partitions because of RPN conversion

We have converted Tablespaces to RPN with also the possibility to alter the DSSIZE of indexes per partition. So it would be nice to see those DSSIZE per partition within ADBL as you see by Tablespaces (see attachment) instead of take a look in all...
about 6 hours ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Submitted

Q-Capture (on LUW) supports to use a dedicated MQ publish thread to perform all IBM MQ operations...

Currently, there is "parallel_mqthread" && "mqthread_bufsz" parameters, but it only used on z/OS. Cx hopes these features can support on LUW as well, which can specify whether the Q Capture program should use a separate thread to publish m...

Allow DB2 to Insert more than 32KB data into a CLOB column

SQL Server Management Studio, Toad for Oracle allow inserts with more than 32 KB column size but DB2 doesn't allow the same and this is a show stopper for few projects to come into DB2 ZoS as data fixes by application team is not possible in produ...
about 13 hours ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Submitted

Cognos Analytics (v11) - report in Excel format - Freezing panes

when using Cognos Analytics (v11) to produce a report in Excel format, it does not currently allow to set for Freezing panes, so that when you scroll the output data, the heading row(s) should remain frozen
about 19 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Reporting 0 Submitted

Planning Analytics Workspace - Views - Unable to see data when adding multiple dimensions on rows in a view

When adding multiple dimensions on rows in a PAW view, the data pane disappears on the right side. It behaves as a freeze is applied just before the data pane. It's really annoying when dealing with certain views. It would be nice if the horizonta...
about 23 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted


-DISPLAY LOCATION DETAIL are not able to display all locations due to insufficent message space DISPLAY TERMINATED DUE TO INSUFFICIENT MESSAGE SPACE there are no parameter so we can filter on the: ( PRDID - T - ATT - CONN ) LOCATION PRDID T ATT CO...
1 day ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Submitted

Restrict Message Types with Versions

We are implementing HongKong Region HKICL CHATS RTGS Function using FTMV3.2.4.8, HKICL supports only specific MX messages with specific version. for this requirement we are customizing DNIMX Message domain with HKICL Supported MX Messages, but ...
1 day ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Other 0 Submitted