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 (

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 ( - 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.

IBM Data & AI Roadmaps ( - Use this site to view roadmaps for Data & AI products.

IBM Employees should enter Ideas at



All ideas

Showing 13289

Enable db2dsdriver.cfg for JDBC

Enable db2dsdriver.cfg for JDBC. JDBC parameters should be seen by the JDBC tools.
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / Application Development 0 Not under consideration

Add ability to provide a hyperlink to ftp sites in an email task in event stuido

Currently in event studio in the email task unable to get a hyperlink for a ftp site.Only URL's with http:// show as hyperlinks when emailed.
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Future consideration

LSF preemption behavior to preempt more than 1 license resource

I am seeing an issue with LSF preemption behavior. I have license resources (vcs_lic and pcie_vip_lic) implemented in LSF. The preemptable queue has mix of jobs running some of them use vcs_lic only and others use vcs_lic and pcie_vip_lic license ...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Not under consideration

custom cgroup settings

We need to enable cgroup in a custom method. Currently , these settings are for all servers in cluster. LSF_PROCESS_TRACKING=Y LSF_LINUX_CGROUP_ACCT=Y I dont want to enable it for all servers as I know some servers which run specific jobs will alw...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Not under consideration

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