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IBM Data and AI Ideas Portal for Customers

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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Remove Struts 1 from Platform Symphony

Our team uses Platform Symphony as a work load manager for IBM BigInsights. The product contains both version 1 and 2 of struts. While working to patch a security Vulnerability in the struts 2 jars we were told by our security team that struts 1 i...
about 6 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 6.1.1 1 Not under consideration

InfoSphere Data Replication for DB2 z/OS - CDC Referential Integrity Management

Need to provide a functionality to manage correctly the REFRESH when some source DB2 z/OS tables with Referential Integrity Delete Restrict constraint need to be replicated to target tables also with Referential Integrity.
about 6 years ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 1 Not under consideration

Better performance of Java table routines

The existing Db2 interface for developing table functions in Java programming language is not designed for performance, because:(a) It requires a separate native (JNI, e.g. Java-to-C) call for setting each field value for each output row(b) It imp...
about 6 years ago in Db2 / Application Development 0 Not under consideration

Compare: eliminate equal ...

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about 6 years ago in Optim / Optim Test Data Management 0 Not under consideration

Get and read file from http(s) server from datastage

We have stage to retrieve and read file from ftp servers, so we should have the same functionality from http(s) servers.
about 6 years ago in DataStage 0 Functionality already exists

QREP supports LOB replication in A-A 2.0

Our customer is adopting QREP for data replication under proxy mode. And they find that QREP couldn't support LOB replication when QCAP runs in proxy DB2 Data Sharing Group. However, our customers have some table defined with LOB columns. So they ...
about 6 years ago in Replication: Q-Replication & Availability / Q Replication for Z 0 Not under consideration

CDS 8.x on failover/loadbalancing WebLogic 12c cluster

IBM SPSS Collaboration and Deployment Services 8.x installation and configuration guide says that it can be deployed into an environment of clustered application servers. It is written that IBM SPSS C&DS supports clustering WebSphere and WebLo...
about 6 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS CNDS 0 Not under consideration

Allow the sum of Movement Accounts in Controller Web

The Movement Account is compsed of: 1) Main Account, and 2) Movement Extention. When creating the Movement Account we specify what is the main account summation for main accounts, and what is the movement ext summation for movement extentions. The...
about 6 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Not under consideration

Alternative of Updating All or Changed Fields for SQL Update

When replication of SQL Update, only changed fields are updated now. The data consistency cannot be guaranteed if any changes are happened during the period of no replication is executed. All fields updating is required for SQL Update data replica...
about 6 years ago in Replication: Q-Replication & Availability / Q Replication for Z 1 Planned for future release

CDC for DB2 LUW recovering from database conditional locks

Recently one of the customers hit a conditional lock when reading from database log (with compression enabled) using DB2 read log api. Soon after this subscription failed without an ability to restart automatically. The conditional lock failure is...
about 6 years ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 1 Not under consideration