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Provide ROWID addition for PBG to PBR conversion in V13 ALTER statement.

In V13m we get to convert PBG tablespace to PBR by a simple ALTER statement. However, we will be forced to look for a partitioning key by working with application team. In the mean time, in V12 we have a feature called "Hidden ROWID support for pa...
16 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Future consideration

PAW - Download/Upload Colour Palette (IDs) for environment promotion

PAW Colour palettes can be manually re-created across environments but as each palette is created with a unique paletteId, the colour formatting is lost when we deploy between environments (colour palette needs to be manually re-selected after dep...
7 days ago in Planning Analytics 1 Future consideration

Improve Job Priority Output to Exceed 1e6 as APS can easily increase Per Job Priority above that value

There is currently a system limitation that Job Priories above 1e6 do not display correctly when using bjobs -o "blah" formatted output. This is currently causing us a monitoring issue when attempting to order jobs with a very high dynamic priorit...
about 1 hour ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Submitted

Account for slots given to an application when startup_cores_if_no_history is configured

Description: In the current implementation, startup_cores_if_no_history are provisioned for each application regardless of the slots in the grid, which can lead to overprovision. We would like to request that if the application has access to slots...
about 7 hours ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 0 Submitted

Ability to enforce an end date for a scheduled report or job.

This will allow Administrators to better manage schedules and not have users create schedules that could be in the system for an extended period.
about 8 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Administration 0 Submitted

Expose capability/customization for report delivery options

We would invite to have an option to hide/show per user role/group delivery options when running in background, so that we have option to deactivate local save or deactivate send via email if we need to plus option to change the default selection ...
about 9 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Portal 0 Submitted

Eliminate the need to STEPLIB SAVZLOAD

Currently the SAVZLOAD dataset is must be STEPLIB'd in: Our DVM procedures WLM environments where UDTF's are being used DSCLient jobs Internal issuance processing We are unable to add SAVZLOAD to LINKLIST since it is automatically added to LLA whi...
about 11 hours ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Submitted

DOE Startup and Shutdown messages

During DOE startup or shutdown could see the below messages in SYSLOG N 4000000 RS01 2022272 09:43:09.66 STC07246 00000090 IZPS001I IBM Unified Management Server is being started N 4000000 RS01 2022272 09:43:21.63 STC07246 00000090 IZPS001I IBM Un...
about 11 hours ago in Db2 DevOps Experience for z/OS 0 Submitted

LSF connector error while configuring K8s

kubectl create -f $LSF_BINDIR/../../misc/kubernetes/parallelJob-v1alpha1.yaml > /tmp/IBM/parallelJob-v1alpha1.yaml.log error: resource mapping not found for name: "" namespace: "" from "/home/shared/lsfhome/10.1/linux3.10-...
about 13 hours ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 0 Submitted

About bjobs in different clusters

Suppose there are two clusters. These two clusters are being used by one business division. However, users who submit jobs are not aware of the cluster. They don't know what cluster they're using and they don't know that they need sourcing fo...
about 17 hours ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Submitted