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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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Profiling for athorities and privileges

Often application owners/developers do not exactly know which authorities (like LOAD) and privileges (like read on syscat tables) are needed on a database for the application workload. It would be helpful to have a method to capture the privileges...
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Security 0 Not under consideration

Extending support to Win 2012 for Symphony 5.1 - Commerzbank

An RFE ID 62929 was originally raised to integrate Sym 5.1 with Accept () to resolve problems with Windows 2008 queue size. A patch was delivered to the client but found similar problem upon testing. The issue was then raised to Microsoft who is s...
over 7 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 5.1 3 Not under consideration

Enable queries with SQL UDFs/stored procedures to be offloaded to IDAA

SAP applications like analytical Fiori apps push down business logic into the database layer via UDFs and stored procedures. Complex queries are then executed that call UDFs and that can run for hundreds of seconds in the database. The requirement...
over 7 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Add a new option in the clp environment to have an error file and an error sql file.

Add a new option to create new output files when executing a clp file :- one containing the failed sql statements - one containing the failed sql errors with error messages
over 7 years ago in Db2 0 Not under consideration

New HADR with SQL apply

Design a new HADR option / way of working : The log records sending works on the same principle that the actual HADR but the apply of the changes is like the apply task of the SQL / QReplication.
over 7 years ago in Db2 / High Availability and/or Disaster Recovery 0 Not under consideration

CA Datacom support in CognosBI

We are in the process of introducing CognosBI v10.2.2 as our 'go-forward' BI dashboarding/reporting solution. Current BI platform is WebFOCUS. We have multiple CA Datacom datasources configured in the WebFOCUS environment that need to be reestabli...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Send out reports in PDF format to mobile recipients using Ipad App

The customer would like the functionality to send a PDF output of a report to mobile recipients. Currently you can only send a report in an html format using the Ipad App. The formatting is skewed when sending in an html format.
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Vector graphics from RAVE visualizations

GfK needs to be able to access vector graphic based chart outputs from RAVE visualizations in the Cogons content store. These files can either be added to the content store or replace the currently existing bitmap files.With these scalable vector ...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

ENH Improve visualization of time-series data in Cognos 10

Properties of Cognos are very limited when it comes to visualization of time-series data. Cognos allows only fixed intervals between measurements instead of having actual true time intervals. Due to this limitation an exponential increase of follo...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Axis range behaves differently with and without the repeater table

The client has an active report (problematic report.txt) with master-detail relationship. A drop down list is contained in the master query. A chart inside a data deck is defined inside the detail query. In this report the client has the option of...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration