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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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Use Cognos Data Module Editor for general use as query generation frontend in CP4D e.g. as a component in Data Management Console

Intro: HUK came up with a requirement to use Cognos (-Analytics) Frontend as a modeling tool do define complex queries. Their use case was mostly a data preparation / ELT which is not well suited for Cognos. But they have sound knowledge performin...
8 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data Platform 0 Submitted

Db2 AI should discover and prevent deadlocks, for example in situations where programs that previously have been in deadlock situations are expected to deadlock again.

In deadlock situations, one of the involved programs will be rolled back, resources have been unnecessarily used and DBA’s must spend time investigating deadlocks. In transaction intensive systems deadlocks also may cause response time delays or o...
8 days ago in Db2 AI for z/OS 1 Submitted

Metadata import results

Currently, running a metadata import will result in adding new assets, updating the assets or removing them. While the first 2 actions are reflected in the catalog, if the assets are published there, for removed assets no action is taken. We would...
8 days ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Submitted

Local Time Stamp (MYT +GMT8) for Message History entries in Soft Copy Print

The data written in the Print File for Message History entries are in UTC timestamp (ie. 111620) Expected results : To be shown in Local timestamp (ie. 191620) Please check the attached. Message History Timestamp (highlighted in Red) is using UTC ...
9 days ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Usability 0 Future consideration

Symphony cross language support with Python 3.6 and 3.9 as Client

We would like use Python 3.6 and 3.9 as client to call C++ service. Currently, we have the code for Python Windows does not work on Linux
11 days ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 0 Submitted

SAML group assertion support #cpfield #cpfieldcsm

Customers need to leverage their SSO solution fully without relying on older LDAP technology to support simple management of groups and roles. Many clients now use SAML assertions to manage groups. We need to have that feature in our Cloud Paks as...
11 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data Platform 0 Submitted

FTM SWS node DnqMsifInput, Add a property to control number of entries in Reasonlist to protect resources.

FTM SWS node DnqMsifInput, Add a property to control number of entries in Reasonlist to protect resources. FTM SWS 342.FP7, Application Programming, DnqMsifInput node. We have a request for adding a property to the DnqMsifInput node that will cont...
11 days ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Mapping & Translation 0 Under review

Provide a configuration or plugin with Planning analytics to connect Xero apps without a need for coding and data mapping.

Value Hypothesis IBM' Planning Analytics partner Aramar would increase the deployment, production of Financial analytics reporting by 50% Aramar would realize IBM's capabilities of cloud paks and the seamless integration of various software in del...
11 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Catalog limiting to 10 assets while adding to Projects

Verizon does bulk adding of assets from catalog to Projects. In 4.5.3 release the Catalog adding to projects limited to 10. Entered a SF ticket and the dev team asked us to create a AHA ticket and this is as per Design. Please extend it to 100 or ...
11 days ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 4 Future consideration

Enhance high availability for partition by growth tablespaces.

Real-life scenario is described in the first paragraph below. I included a subset of it. The issue resulted in critical system outage caused a partition by growth dataset that hit max extents prior to hitting the DSMAX for the partition tablespace...
12 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review