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Exclude the DGTT from the objmaint audit

Add an option to exclude the DGTT from the objmaint audit.
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / Security 0 Not under consideration

Datastage Sybase Enterprise Stage Connectivity using Encryption Level 2

Product: Datastage Designer:Enable the Sybase Enterprise Stage to connect to the Sybase Server with RSA Encryption Level 2. We are not able to connect to the Sybase Database having the RSA Encryption level -2, using Sybase Enterrprise stage. where...
almost 7 years ago in Connectivity 1 Not under consideration

Implement switch to turn off GetParameters to display the promptpage faster

Implement switch to turn off GetParameters to display the promptpage faster
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Support codepage GBK for DB2 BLU

As of DB2 for LUW Version 10.5 Fixpack 7, DB2 BLU still doesn't support non-unicode database, e.g. GBK. We need DB2 BLU to support database in codepage GBK, so that Chinese characters can be internally stored in double-byte, otherwise a data page ...
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / BLU Acceleration 0 Not under consideration


DB2 unable to detect dead network card on server when setting registry variable DB2TCP_CLIENT_KEEPALIVE_TIMEOUT. Since it does not detect the dead network card, this prevents automatic client re-route from starting. Problem is specific to Linux pl...
almost 7 years ago in Db2 / Operating System/Virtualization 0 Not under consideration

Journal security

Context: the client is loading a high number of manual journals for all entities on a monthly basis through the menu Transfer/ External data/ Import from flat files In Cognos Controller, it is true that when a user is working in the menu Company /...
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Future consideration

PAC displays PSUSP jobs as PEN from LSF

After performing a the "brequeue -a -H jobid" command to requeue a single job, I noticed that PAC shows inconsistent information about this job. The job status is incorrect. Should have been "Suspended" since LSF shows the job status , but instead...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 4 Not under consideration

[Resource Management Policy] Increase maximum number of hosts per cluster

Hello, Due to a massive desktop scavenging usage, some clusters cannot growth because of the maximum supported amount of nodes that may join a cluster (5000 max). Is it possible to increase the maximum number of nodes per cluster ? It is important...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1 3 Not under consideration

Dynamic auto resizable lsmake

We use LSF Make using bsub -n X. The problem is that we don't know the optimal number for X at the time of submission. If X is too small, we potentially end up with long build times. If X is too big, we often end up with under utilization if the b...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Not under consideration

BACC - Request Mac version for C&DS client

I know Statistics already support Mac. Modeler will support Mac in Q1-2016. Now many IBMers want to switch from windows to Mac. And if C&DS client can support Mac, SPSS users will have that choice.
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS CNDS 0 Not under consideration