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Temporal Causal Modeling Scenario Builder Suggestion

After creating a Temporal Causal Model and saving it, you can use it to run scenarios based on altering the predictors values (e.g. a 5% increase in variable X) and what impact this will have on your forecast. The problem is that the scenarios onl...
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

DB object version control

Idea of versioning objects: UDFs, views, mqts and procedures. When we are replacing mentioned above objects with new statements we have to save old statements in notepad (or sth similar) in case if we want to return to previous version.
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / Statements (DDL and DML) 0 Not under consideration

Variable returning the version of a job step asset

We have a number of jobs defined in C&DS that are all using the same underlying SPSS Modeler stream as a job step to create a report.All of the jobs use the version of the Modeler stream that is labeled "PROD" indicating that this is the produ...
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS CNDS 0 Not under consideration

Add functionality to speed up reading pages into buffers

Add functionality to speed up reading pages into buffers This RFE is logged because a performance problem arise with IBM Cognos software with Informix. The business complaints that when the first runner of a report runs in 20minutes and subsequent...
almost 7 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Not under consideration

Need automatic search of synonyms when adding terms to library

When adding new terms to a library, either by importing from a text file or manual typing the term, the tool needs to check the existing synonyms and notify the user if any added terms are already synonyms for another target term. This is necessar...
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 0 Future consideration

Ability to delete/disable security intelligence feature(s), without sacrificing quality of user experience

There should be a way to disable or delete, without sacrificing the quality of the user experience, the security intelligence feature(s) feature that obviously would not be needed in certain business functions, like Human Resources, to attempt to ...
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 0 Not under consideration

Setting to set color transparency

It would be nice to have a setting that compute the color transparency automatically instead of having to manually computing it then entering the RGB values specific to the transparency. It could induce error and not following company standards.
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

View Tabular Data

Query Explorer -> Right click queryPlease reverse the order of 'Rename Query' and 'View Tabular Data' Also, if don't chose an option and move the cursor to another query then right click again. Only 'Rename Query' and 'View Tabular Data' pops u...
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

support of the new data type NUMERIC from Teradata

Creating a nickname to a teradata server ends with error: SQL3324N Column "xxxx" has a type of "N " which is not recognized. Target column type NUMERIC is not recognized
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / Federation 0 Not under consideration

Group currency values in intercompany matching report for P&L accounts

Please can IC report transactions from the previous period be loaded with the result that D-coded accounts are translated using the D-rate on the period value and then added to the translated previous YTD value when running the intercompany matchi...
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Future consideration