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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 2 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 3 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...
about 6 hours 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...
3 days ago in 0 Submitted

Include a pre-provisioned Object storage included in instance and allow this storage to be growable for a fee.

When you provision a SaaS instance of, a default S3/COS/?? 400GB storage should be included and configured with the instance for ease of use. This storage should be growable from to as much as they want for additional fee.
3 days ago in 0 Submitted

SSO for snowflake datasource

We have a feature built using .net to upload a file and filter the data in cognos based on the content in the file, while running the reports. This is used to apply a filter for over 100 records. This feature works based on the user login id. If w...
3 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 0 Submitted

drill-through in charts on PAW to other dimensions than row or column and/or connection to drill-process from a view

Hey, it would be nice to have the possibility to drill-through from charts to other dimensions than what is in row or column. And/or maybe to have the possibility if drilling-through from a view by drill-process to get on the fly the current chart...
3 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

edit hover-over information in charts on PAW (and on PAfE and TM1Web)

it would be nice to have the possibility to edit the box / pop-up window for hover-over in charts, it means, you can decide, what information you can see at the hover-over. At least, it would be nice to see all the information for the value that i...
3 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Enable federation between db2 luw to SQLMI (AZURE)

Some of our Sybase data sources moved to SQLMI (AZURE) when we setup federation from db2luw to SQLMI (similar to sql server) its not working
3 days ago in Db2 / Federation 0 Submitted

In Cognos log: Change Classification of expected behaviour from Level ERROR to INFO

As of now in the Cognos log files there are a great amount of lines classified as error eventhough it is an expected behaviour. Could you please chnage the classification of these expected behaviours to either info or maybe a new level. This would...
3 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Administration 0 Submitted