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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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DecimalToString() function results differ when balanced optimization for Oracle is applied

We want to transform Decimal(38,10) into VarChar. DecimalToString() function transforms our decimals into string and they also get padded left and right with zeroes, which is default behavior of that function. However, when that job is optimized u...
about 6 years ago in DataStage 1 Not under consideration

Sorting by non-indexed attributes on multiedit page

Hi,MDM CE 11.5 have property nonindexed_search_like_indexedWhich add availability search by non indexed attributes. And same property can be used for sorting on multiedit page for non-indexed attributesPlease add this feature.
about 6 years ago in Product Master 0 Not under consideration

Stop over allocating of Licenses when usage reaching above defined threshold in License Scheduler

When licenses are free and there is no demand from some of the projects, license scheduler keep allocating the licenses to other projects even they are using more then their defined share. Subsequently license usage goes up to 100% and projects wh...
about 6 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Not under consideration

Command Center: Monitoring form input progress at REPO level

The company uses the command center in Cognos Controller to monitor the form input status and progress by entity during the closing process. If input is done in a form, the form status changes from ‘missing' to ‘ reported'. However, the form s...
about 6 years ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Not under consideration

ICFS SQLCODE-401 for Graphic colomn

Classic Federation Server for z/OS V11.1SELECT ... WHERE COL1='dbcs' got SQLCODE-401.DB2 allows 'dbcs' as well as G'dbcs' for GRAPHIC literal, but CFS does not.
about 6 years ago in Replication: IMS / VSAM 0 Not under consideration

Support for Microsoft App-V for Information Server v11.5.x Client Tools

System: Information Server Client Tools Actor: All users needing tools to be deployed and centrally managed from a central source using Microsoft App-V. Description: The Department uses Microsoft App-V to virtualise software for central deployment...
about 6 years ago in Information Server 0 Not under consideration

DSX: Support Enterprise github as a repository

Currently one can only configure repositories that are hosted on, but not on a GitHub enterprise instance, such as
about 6 years ago in Watson Studio 1 Functionality already exists

PIM login screen need to be changed with company code as a drop down.

Need a drop down for company code in PIM login screen.
about 6 years ago in Product Master 1 Not under consideration

Need to have a multi select filtering in workflow entries screen.

Users should be able to apply multi select in filtering over a attribute in workflow initiate entry.
about 6 years ago in Product Master 1 Not under consideration

Need to get the entries filtered in workflow step between two dates.

Users need to filter out entries which are created between two dates.
about 6 years ago in Product Master 1 Not under consideration