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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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Customized populating of the email recipients

My external customer (Anthem Inc.) has requested the following functionality in their current Cognos environment, for which I am one of three Admins). --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------When runni...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Vmotion support for pureScale

Currently State Farm uses Vmotion 5.5 in their VMware environment, which enables the live migration of running virtual machines from one physical server to another with zero downtime in their VMware environment. PureScale currently does not suppor...
over 7 years ago in Db2 / pureScale 0 Not under consideration

Add sortable dispatcher info to BI Admin Console job views (Current and Past)

Add dispatcher as a column to Current and Past Activities view. Add dispatcher to charts in Current and Past Activities
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Trapping QueryService changes via Event Studio for Dynamic Cube startup

I have many dynamic cubes. I choose to disable the queryservice from starting the cubes, as this would create too and uncontrolled load on the BI servers.Instead I have created content maintenance jobs to start my cubes in a controlled sequence. T...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Ability to refrence another reports metadata (query) into new report

I write reports that have several charts based on the same query. Users then consume these charts via workspace. The reason I have high density of charts in a single report is because they are using the same query. I don't want many reports with s...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Creation of range-partitioned tables during TRANSPORT

Whilst working on a recent pureScale POC with a customer, we came to the stage of upgrading their existing database to pureScale. Existing database had a catalog SMS tablespace. pureScale has a requirement that all tablespaces have to be AUTOMATIC...
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range, MQT, MDC, etc.) 0 Not under consideration

Navigation Map Feature

Business Object WebI report to Cognos Conversion gap Feature: Navigation map The navigation map feature in BO is used commonly and Cognos does not have an equivalent feature / functionality. The work around option is Table of content or Bookmark a...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Reservation Information is not collected in PA and RTM

Unable to find any data in either PA9 or RTM that would enable us to generate reports on dynamic reservations. The reservation configuration cannot be generated for better utilization of the available compute. And its history cannot be maintained....
over 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 7 Not under consideration

Additional values in RPT_JOBMART_RAW?table (Vertica) for RANK_MEM, RANK_MEM_REQ

System: Platform AnalyticsActor: Administrator trying to do analysis and forecast Administrator analyzing the amount of memory used for each job. Additional values required to do a more accurate forecast. Example: '32 GB to 64 GB', '64 GB to 128 G...
over 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Not under consideration

DB2 to add support for Oracle functions after compatibility vector is set to ORA

1. DB2 does not support sys_guid() function even after oracle vector is being set. 2. DB2 does not support DBMS_SESSION 3. FROM_TZ function is not supported. 4. REGEXP_REPLACE is not supported
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Application Development 3 Not under consideration