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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 (

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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:

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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,

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

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Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal ( - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal ( - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM. - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.

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Product Master

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Image Grid View Support Enhancement

Hi Team, With the upcoming image thumbnail and multi-occurrence support in multi edit grid we observed 2 usability issues: User has to click on the image attribute and go to a popup to look at all the images. The image thumbnail in the grid view i...
4 months ago in Product Master 1 Future consideration

Request to not ask business users to escape reserved characters on the FTS

Business users are often missing to add the escape characters “\\” as it is confusing for them to perform this type of search. We should have a workaround on this such as say use a double quote to search for an exact match, etc.
4 months ago in Product Master 1 Not under consideration

Request to index catalog by catalog

Our customer has more than 25 million data and it is not feasible to do a full indexing every month with multiple days of downtime. Indexing by catalog helps us big time.
4 months ago in Product Master 1 Not under consideration

Support of Lookup table type attribute in Lookup Table Specifications in Business UI.

Hi Team, The support of Lookup table type attribute in Lookup Table Specifications which has been removed from Business UI now. It will be good if we keep supporting that option as we see multiple use cases where need to have lookup referencing...
4 months ago in Product Master 0 Future consideration

Need ability to filter Free Text Search returned item attributes

Our users use the Free Text search in Product Master Persona based-UI to find certain items. Currently the item list that FTS returns contains random attributes and it's difficult to see the wanted item from the returned list. Proposed solution: N...
8 months ago in Product Master 1 Functionality already exists

Product Master Common Connectivity to CPD

Many of the component services in the CP4D platform require connectivity to end points and data sources, currently each component service has its own connectors and way of entering credentials for their connectors. This creates a complex environme...
over 1 year ago in Product Master 0

ACM SSL Support

Current ACM accelerator for commerce and PIM integration do not support to obtain secure MQ connection. SSL being a Industry standard, we want IBM to upgrade current ACM codebase to support SSL for MQ connection and for publishing the message. Thi...
about 4 years ago in Product Master 3 Not under consideration

Category updates not reflected in Audit History

Currently Item audit history table only keeps changed attributes information, for example old value/new value of attributes. Category mapping information are not captured. This feature is not there in the product. Users update categories in workfl...
6 months ago in Product Master 0 Not under consideration

Updating free text search instruction

We are using Free Text Search which is great for the customers, however is it possible to update the instructions note provided against the Free Text Search? Every customer is unique and they need not necessarily be a super user to understand the ...
7 months ago in Product Master 0 Future consideration

Set default view for a catalogue

Preconditions: There is a catalogue. There are two views for the catalogue: System default and a customized one. User story: All business users should work with the customized view of the catalogue and should not see the System default view. Unfor...
almost 2 years ago in Product Master 0 Planned for future release