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User access management

A more granular split for user access on Data Stage Project will be necessary. A new role is needed that will permit for an user to only start a data stage job without the right to edit it. Currently in Cp4D version 4.6.5 when you build the access...
about 15 hours ago in DataStage 0 Submitted

GitLab Integration (Scripts/Stream Version/Branch Management )

Users need to manage updating/reverting version/branches of scripts/data in CP4D projects.With limited feature in CP4DaaS, users cannot manage versions of their work products in CP4D projects. GitLab integration is required.(GitLab is preferable, ...
about 16 hours ago in Cloud Pak for Data as a Service 0 Submitted

Sender’s rolling 30-day limit information in the payment flow

Can Sender’s rolling 30-day limit information be exposed in the cxcpayment object , so that it can be used in the fraud detection user exit and thereby supplied to fraud analytics team . Currently , there is no straightforward way to retrieve this...
1 day ago in FTM for Digital Payments / APIs & SDKs 0 Submitted

include a new READS IFCID for all in-doubt thread display

display Indoubt thread informations that are required to take further steps such as commit/rollback and how to reset the status.
1 day ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Reporting status visible in intercompany reconciliaton (controller web)

It would be nice to see in the intercompany reconciliation tab of Controller Web the reporting status of the counterparts. For example all the amounts will appear as differences , even when the counterpart has not started the input, so it is not a...
1 day ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Submitted

Possibility to use the "Sort descending"-function from PAW-views in dynamic reports in PAX.

This would be useful for creating reports and filtering out the most important data i.e the largest values in excel. This can only be achieved today by users with good knowledge in MDX. From what I have tried it is also only possible having one di...
1 day ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Ability to stop using of AOT and other db2 tables on the IDAA

When we STOP or start for UT ,spaces of tables that are loaded to IDAA or spaces that relate to AOT's, these spaces are still available for the IDAA. We can SELECT data from the IDAA for these tables and for AOT's' we can also update them. We need...
2 days ago in Db2 / Other/Unknown 0 Submitted

Email disable for mbatchd and enable for sbatchd

Currently , there is no way to seperately disable mbatchd emails v/s sbatchd emails. Means. We have set email set to N in lsf.conf , so that by default job report emails are not sent. However some users who need email can set in their environment ...
2 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Submitted

Planning Analytics for Excel - Edit Formula feature from Perspectives

Perspectives has this really useful feature called 'Edit Formula' which I often use to make static workbooks live again e.g. convert a static cells to DBRW. It isn't always perfect in Perspectives (sometimes referencing the wrong cells in the form...
2 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

On the Web Console for Cloud version allow for calendar functionality for Auto pause and shutdown

Currently the auto pause is either ON or OFF. HoweverNHS scotland want to make auto pause at different times of the day but have different behaviour for Monday to Friday with different parameters at the weekend. Hence a calendar function for speci...
10 days ago in Netezza Performance Server 0 Submitted