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Text modeller outputs - tagging words that fall into each category

Text modeller export new feature request We currently import text analytics categories (from excel or SPSS stats) into an online portal so that our clients can explore the results. There is significant demand for the terms relevant to each categor...
over 7 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 0 Not under consideration

Subcommand MAPOUTPUT 1: The number of rules requested exceeds the maximum of 10. Only the top 10 rules will be reported.

Currently, it only output 10 rules in ost Interesting Rules Confidence and Rule Support of SPATIAL ASSOCIATION RULES.I would like to output specific rules and many rules as Most Interesting Rules Confidence and Rule Support.
over 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration


Currently, some unEXPLAINable statements are captured into DSN_STATEMENT_CACHE_TABLE when user does EXPLAIN STMTCACHE ALL. e.g. UPDATE / DELETE statement with positional update:UPDATE T1 set C1=? WHERE CURRENT OF CURSOR001; It would be nice if the...
over 7 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Not under consideration

SLES 12 and InfoSphere Information Server V11.5

Hello!The compatibility report explains that Suse Linus Enterprise Server 12 isn't supported. But we plan to migrate to the new version of IIS V11.5 in few month. We want to use IIS V11.5 servers and engines on SLES 12.
over 7 years ago in DataStage 1 Functionality already exists

soam and ego restful api

Request soam and ego restful api for symphony 6.1.1
over 7 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 6.1.1 4 Not under consideration

IS 11.5 DRS Connector (with ODBC flavor) to support multiple table names

DRS Connector (with ODBC flavor) isnot support multiple table names with the auto generated SQL query.We want to implement this functionality
over 7 years ago in DataStage 1 Not under consideration

Pause an online DB2 LUW backup

We would like the ability to pause an online backup in DB2 LUW, then resume it later. Although I selected Linux for the operating system, I would like to see if available on Unix and Windows also.
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Backup/Restore/ Rollforward/ Recover 1 Not under consideration

allow ORACLE RAW(n) data to be used in a FS pushdown function

what reported in PMR 12893,227,000 treated as expected and a RFE suggested to help address the need
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Federation 0

Output rows to log/file not successfully read by Unstructure stage

Functionality to output rows that are not read succesfully from XLS into file or log
over 7 years ago in Connectivity 0 Not under consideration

"INDEX ONLY" index scan should be used instead of tablespace scan when it performs better.

We were analyzing the optimization of the following query: SELECT MAX(A.COL1) FROM MY_TABLE A WHERE A.COL2= ? WITH UR ; There is an index that exists for MY_TABLE that has a first column of COL1 and a second column of COL2. DB2 was using a tablesp...
over 7 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration