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Transfer G/L journals data from TM1 to Controller

Request to push data from an external application (e.g. Cognos TM1 10.1) into Cognos Controller 10.1, in form of General Ledger journal entries (which means journal types are specified). Currently there is only "REPO" type data push functionality ...
almost 6 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Future consideration

Detailed audit logging of...

Identity Insights is being deployed as part of a Counter Fraud Management deployment into a PCI compliant environment at a major bank in Canada. One of the PCI requirements is to log all actions taken by users. There is currently a gap in what act...
almost 6 years ago in Identity Insight 0 Functionality already exists

capturing comparison information from mpxcomp

The output of mpxcomp after running mpxdump has memrecno1, memrecno2, and the score. We then do MemCompare using memrecno1 memrecno2 using the Java SDK in a multi threaded fashion to see the comparison information breakdown on how it generated the...
almost 6 years ago in Master Data Management 1 Not under consideration

Classic CDC IMS - Wildcarding in Exclude List

The PMR 86563,227,000 described some DLI related issues. (See PMR for details). One option is to exclude DLI batch jobs. However the current exclude list allows each DLI batch ID to be specified. If a customer has thousands DLI job ID, it has to b...
almost 6 years ago in Replication: IMS / VSAM 1 Not under consideration

View contents of iSeries source journal position table via a command

The CDC metadata on the source on the iSeries includes information on the journal receivers and sequence numbers being processed by CDC. Although not authoritatively up-to-date as the target is the master in this respect, this information is good ...
almost 6 years ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 1 Not under consideration

Reporting in ILMT of Opti...

No description provided
almost 6 years ago in Optim / Optim Data Privacy 0 Not under consideration

Make table active on iSeries without data loss

When the user changes the status of a table to active with Mark Table Capture Point in GUI, mark capture point in chcclp or System i command SETMIRSTS (*ACTV), a marker is posted to the journal and all unreplicated transactions between the end poi...
almost 6 years ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 1 Not under consideration

copy/transfer company journals to another journal

Currently, a company journal can not be copied or transferred to a new company journal. We would recommend to foresee this functionality to avoid re-input/re-import of company journals when you restructure the number of company journals.
almost 6 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Future consideration

VMOTION Support for DataStage.

DTCC environments are built on ESXi hosts - on top of these virtual DataStage machine hosts are configured. Purpose of Virtual set up and VMOTION is DEFEATED.We impact other VM's related to other application in same ESXi's Per IBM Todd Maske: VMOT...
almost 6 years ago in DataStage 0 Functionality already exists

db2ckupgrade detects objects in syscat.invalidobjects

If db2ckupgrade detects objects in syscat.invalidobjects, could the developers automatically invoke the revalidate procedure and then check syscat.invalid objects again before bombing out? In bad pseudocode: If rows exist in syscat.invalid objects...
almost 6 years ago in Db2 / Installation & Upgrade 0 Not under consideration