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Setup for DR/Resilience, and dependency between services

The HAScripts ( InfoSvrServices and InfoSvrEngine) do not cover all the processes now required for a full DataStage installation. Some of the processes are set up as services on install e.g in /etc/systemd/system I can see DFDServer InfoSrvKafka I...
about 1 hour ago in DataStage 0 Submitted

Ability to toggle negative chart values to positive for correct display

When reporting from the Income Statement cube where revenue is naturally a negative (credit) value, any graphs using this information render incorrectly i.e. columns extend down instead of up. A toggle is required to allow the user to flip the cha...
about 4 hours ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Add support for inline file attachment editing of Microsoft Visio documents

Users can open Microsoft Office files directly from OpenPages. Every time a user clicks save within a file that is opened in this way, the file is saved in the OpenPages file repository. However, other users cannot see the changes until the file i...
about 13 hours ago in OpenPages Ideas / End User UI 0 Submitted

Forward CP4D Job logs to OpenShift supported log collector and forward it to an external log store

Customer would like to collect all Job/Run logs generated by Watson Notebook /Pipeline services , and forward it to an external central log store facilities . Currently they have configured OpenShift Cluster Logging operator (CLO) to collect all t...
about 16 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Studio 0 Submitted

Reports not refreshed when a package is updated

After a package has been updated, all associated reports no longer use parameter caching to improve performance. In order to re-enable parameter caching, reports must be resaved manually, otherwise this may result in RSV-PMG-0003 errors. We woul...
about 19 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Administration 0 Submitted

All User Prompt Values

We desperately need to know ALL the prompts that are being submitted by users - the Admin interface shows the background processes, but user interactive reports aren't available. I tried RSVP.PARAMETERS.LOG=true in hopes of parsing cogipf_paramete...
about 20 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Administration 0 Submitted

Support for datetime with timezone

Informix currently lacks an SQL standard datatype to store datetime/timestamp with timezone. This datatype is supported on other databases with different datatypes names: “TIMESTAMP WITH TIME ZONE/LOCAL TIME ZONE” in Oracle “TIMESTAMP WITH TIME ZO...
about 23 hours ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Submitted

Refresh table process needs ways to identify possible bootlenecks

During normal Mirroring in a subscription we have the ability to put it into monitoring and the console shows the activity and possible bottlenecks. But during refresh it's like a "black box". We have no way within the product to try to identify t...
about 24 hours ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 0 Submitted

MER Message List - Values for Reference, Amount and Date (DNIFINPLUS) not visible - SR2023 & GPI

The values for Reference, Amount and Date (DNIFINPLUS) - SR2023 & GPI does not appear on the MER Message Screen 1. camt.055.001.08 2. camt.058.001.08 3. camt.107.001.01 4. camt.108.001.01 5. camt.109.001.01 6. pacs.003.001.08 7. pain.008.001.0...
1 day ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Usability 0 Submitted

Auto create table or prompt tp create tables based on content in object storage bucket.

Add a function to crawl configured buckets for files which can be configured or registered as an available table and surface these as a task to approve or reject. The crawler will be smart enough to understand the connector/catalog type and what c...
4 days ago in 0 Submitted