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IBM Data and AI Ideas Portal for Customers

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RTM: monitoring of multi nodes jobs

Hello, This request has already been submitted 9 years ago. I would like to know if it is possible to implement it now as we have more and more multi nodes jobs and this kind is more and more needed: For LSF jobs submitted using "bsub ... -n x ......
8 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Operations/RTM 2 Needs more information

Data captured in long transactions with guaranteed delivery to destination

It is usefull because sometimes a very long transaction pass through the Capture process but can´t be delivered causing memory lack at destination. The benefit would be not losing the data transferred to the destination. One suggestion would be to...
4 months ago in Replication: Q-Replication & Availability / Q Replication for Z 1 Needs more information

Create schema asset when importing schemas

Create an asset/object for the schema imported in order to create a relationship using an asset, and not a tag.
5 months ago in Knowledge Catalog 2 Needs more information

SAS code to python code

There are opportunities where customers are exploring converting SAS code to Python code.
3 months ago in watsonx Code Assistant Ideas / watsonx Code Assistant (general) 2 Needs more information

Enable the creation of custom governance artifacts using IBM Knowledge Catalog

This is a required capability to meet the requirements of Data Governance Processes at the customer. They want to use this custom artifact to model a concept similar to a "subject area", which needs specific attributes to be meaningful for their d...
about 2 months ago in Knowledge Catalog 1 Needs more information

Improve the usability of the masking function

According to the manual, column masking has incompatibility with some SQL functions that we use a lot. In our environment, we have many abends with SQLCODE = -20478, example: SELECT CASE WHEN ST_EMAIL LIKE 'MARIA%' THEN 'OK' ELSE 'NOT OK' ENDFROM ...
8 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 4 Needs more information

Checkboxes in PAW

Hi, I miss checkboxes in PAW. Checkboxes are nothing more than boolean buttons, but can be used in a variety of ways to allow the end user to interact with the report. I often encounter the following scenarios in which I would like to see checkbox...
5 months ago in Planning Analytics 3 Needs more information

Automatically tag imported assets

Automatically assign a user pre-defined tag to all imported assets of a Metadata Import job. Example: when importing a physical data model for different databases, an auto-tag in metadata import job would help identify the assets imported (if it r...
3 months ago in Knowledge Catalog 3 Needs more information

Improve License Scheduler to be able to read the PID of the process from lmstat

License Scheduler has a big bug that is documented in ========================================= Same features cannot be merged to the tasks When a user submits mo...
about 1 month ago in Spectrum LSF / License Management 1 Needs more information

(Automatic) Test generation from COBOL code

e.g. generation of test cases out of COBOL code for full reliability
4 months ago in watsonx Code Assistant Ideas / watsonx Code Assistant for Z 1 Needs more information