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AGGREGATE command should have a DISTINCT function which can calculate the DISTINCT values of a target variable within each BREAK.
over 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

PAC integration with IBM license scheduler

If you turn on #ENABLE_LS_GUI=YIt will show license data in PAC. This is good. You should be able to integrate that data into a template as a field.
over 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Not under consideration

Enable "Handle Numeric Data Errors" for DRDA servers

On the iseries/AS400 it's possible that a table contains non numeric data in a numeric column.In order to allow access to such tables, without getting an exception, there is a "Handle Numeric Data Errors" for OleDB connections:
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Federation 0 Not under consideration

Customer request node that can retreave data from Google Analytics

Due to Sarah's request I wrote this request in Japanese リクエスト:Google AnalyticsのデータをModelerに取り込むノードがほしい 現行日時でGoogleAnalyticsからCSV形式でファイルをダウンロードし、それを...
over 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 0 Not under consideration

Add configuration options for Entity Analytics

According to the page below, it is possible to accelerate Entity Analytics by changing parameters such as the batch size and the "concurrency". Unfortunately, this configuration must be done using a text editor to change some .ini files buried dee...
over 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 0 Not under consideration

catalog database on a dbspace

Could it be possible to add a database and its dbspace from an other instance. Same as the db2 command CATALOG DATABASE database-name [AS alias] [ON path ...
over 7 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Not under consideration

Query rewrite eliminating "always true" and "always false" predicates

We would like DB2 to be able to rewrite dynamic SQL statements that contain parameter markers by eliminating "always true" and "always false" predicates once it knows the values of the parameter markers. It often happens that such predicates are n...
over 7 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Provide MSI switch to include PROXYHOST and PROXYPORT to pass through AUTHCODE

Currently need to use licenseactivator.exe post install to licence SPSS via a proxy. We use PROXYHOST and PROXYPORT parameters to pass AUTHCODE to licence SPSS using licenseactivator.exe. We were wanting to do this at the installation stage via MS...
over 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

Data upload Rollback feature

Dear Team, At the moment there is no feature with in controller that can restrict import of the data If there is an error in any of the data entry. For e.g If user is encountering any single error while doing data upload .. the Controller must not...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Future consideration

Build spatial functions for Banco do Brasil

Banco do Brasil needs the following functions on DB2: Compound Line String and Oriented Point, functions that are part of the ISO 13249 They sent us the link to compare the functionality against Oracle:
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Spatial 0 Not under consideration