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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 (https://ideas.ibm.com).


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Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal (https://www.ibm.com/ideas) - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal (https://ideas.ibm.com) - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM.

ideasibm@us.ibm.com - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.

IBM Data & AI Roadmaps (http://ibm.biz/Data-and-AI-Roadmaps) - Use this site to view roadmaps for Data & AI products.

IBM Employees should enter Ideas at https://hybridcloudunit-internal.ideas.aha.io/


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Improving the bridge FileSystem OpenIGC bridge to import Excel file with File Name and Folder

Only one bridge (is FileSystem in OpenIGC bridge) can import Excel file. But with this bridge, there are no File name and Folder hierarchy imported to IGC. Need improve it to more useful metadata to end users.
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Not under consideration

Ability to add response headers

The document from - https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/usage-tracking-ibm-infosphere-information-governance-catalog. Describes a method of adding scripting to all pages by adding an html page to the body of the html response. Modern browsers do not...
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 3 Not under consideration

Allow WKC host strings to be changed

The context string for an Information Asset is built from the connection string components. EX: the Hostname dcxidavknx003.epg.zzz.yy.com on port 1234 using a jdbc connector results in the context string jdbc:ibm:hive://dcxidavknx003.epg.zzz.yy.co...
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 2 Not under consideration

Flexibility to Custom Attribute

在资产的自定义属性界面添加自定义属性时,允许用户搜索并勾选特定的资产(如术语)名字或者类别,然后该自定义属性仅被添加到被选中的资产(如术语)上 (When adding a custom attribute in the asset custom attribute interface, users are allowed to search and check the name or category of a specific asset (such as term), and the...
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 2 Not under consideration

Default workflow notifies reviewer only after approval

Default workflow notifies reviewer only after approval
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Not under consideration

Don't logout user when user has no permission accessing Information Asset Display

Don't logout user when user has no permission accessing Information Asset Display. Currently it intentionally takes user back to ICP4D login page. This behavior is not consistent with other page, and it is confusing to user. It should take user ba...
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Not under consideration

Provide option not automatically getting into new sub-category right after creation

Provide option not automatically getting into new sub-category right after creation
almost 2 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Not under consideration

Provide DDL of assets when analyze phase of automated discovery fails.

When analyze phase of automated discovery fails, providing DDL of assets helps users to understand and/or troubleshoot the issue. For example, a view assets could not be accessed for data anymore when some of its dependency table is not available....
almost 2 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 3 Not under consideration

Removing a data asset from a project or catalog does not delete it from COS

Whenever a data asset gets removed from either a Watson Studio Project or a Watson Knowledge Catalog the actual file is not removed from the underlying Cloud Object Storage bucket. The result is that there will be a lot of unreferenced files in C...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Not under consideration

Data Catalog dynamic IP address frustrates IP address security filters in remote clouds and on-premise systems.

I'm testing the Data Catalog's ability to access a remote(to IBM's cloud) relational database. I provisioned a NoSQL database using AWS RDS service. I wanted to set the AWS security group to only permit access from the IP address used by the Data ...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Not under consideration