Skip to Main Content
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 (https://ideas.ibm.com).


Shape the future of IBM!

We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:


Search existing ideas

Start by searching and reviewing ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted, and add a comment, vote, or subscribe to updates on them if they matter to you. If you can't find what you are looking for,


Post your ideas

Post ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and upvote them if they matter to you,

  1. Post an idea

  2. Upvote ideas that matter most to you

  3. Get feedback from the IBM team to refine your idea


Specific links you will want to bookmark for future use

Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal (https://www.ibm.com/ideas) - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal (https://ideas.ibm.com) - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM.

ideasibm@us.ibm.com - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.

IBM Data & AI Roadmaps (http://ibm.biz/Data-and-AI-Roadmaps) - Use this site to view roadmaps for Data & AI products.

IBM Employees should enter Ideas at https://hybridcloudunit-internal.ideas.aha.io/


ADD A NEW IDEA

FILTER BY CATEGORY

All ideas

Showing 13323

Enhancement Request to add more detailed platform requirements into the install documentation

On platforms like Unix there are more and more specific ""tuning"" variables that should go into installation documentation rather then be included only in tuning documents
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Single documentation about how to creat an external object store

A colleague from AVP complains about our documentation about creating an external object store. Today you have to collect some information from the Install & Config Guide another part from the Admin & Security Guide and the rest from a TN ...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

ENH: Documentation Request-Can we list all icons and meanings?

Customer would like a description of all the icons used in the BI solution and their meanings. They realize most are in the documentation somewhere but would like a list
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

[ENH] Request Command Block example for SQL Server

The customer would like to have command block examples for SQL server and not just DB2 and Oracle. If possible make some for SQL server and Teradata.
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Clarify Disabling Core Files for UNIX

Our documentation gives steps on disabling core files on a Windows environment. The docs however do not specify that these steps only apply to Windows nor are the steps for UNIX provided. http://public.dhe.ibm.com/software/data/cognos/documentatio...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Ability to send report output via email

Once a report has been run in a portlet (in this case a SharePoint Page Viewer web part) there is no option to be able to send the report output via email. The client would like this functionality to be added to the product (either via a button th...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Not under consideration

ENH: Ability to dynamically sort crosstab reports in Cognos Viewer

Dynamic sorting is a pretty common feature request amongst clients. While reports can be rerun with sorting altered being able to do it on the fly can be a time saver and also adds to the ""wow factor"" in a manner similar to active report functio...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Functionality already exists

[Enh| Use of Web Fonts in IBM Cognos

Client would like to see IBM Cognos enhanced to be able to support the use of web fonts like those provided by Google.
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Axis range behaves differently with and without the repeater table

The client has an active report (problematic report.txt) with master-detail relationship. A drop down list is contained in the master query. A chart inside a data deck is defined inside the detail query. In this report the client has the option of...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

ENH: Automatic Active Report axes scaling

In RAVE it is currently possible to set the properties of a value field so that the scale of the corresponding axis will always resize in accordance with the data if it is filtered by an Active Report variable. If you have more than one value fiel...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration