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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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JDBC suport of collection data types in scroll cursors

Currently the usage of collection data type columns in scroll cursors are disabled by default throwing an Exception with this stack trace. Stack trace returned is: at com.informix.util.IfxErrMsg.buildExceptionWithMessage( at com...
3 months ago in Informix / Informix Client Products 0 Submitted

IPPA Support for MS SQLServer through Windows Authentication

We have Cognos Analytics 11.2.4 installed using Azure for SSO, and MS SQLServer through Windows Authentication for all store db's (content store, notification store, etc.). After a long support call, we found out from IBM that IPPA database creati...
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Install and config 0 Future consideration

Enhance MT to MX Mappers to Support Additional ISO Payment Schemes

The existing MT to MX translation correctly translates MT to CBPR+ messages. However, not all ISO schemes have the same fields as CBPR+. The existing MT to MX implementation will not create a syntactically correct Target2 message. The following pa...

Using QR Code for login in Mobile App with SSL or SSO

Lots of our customers using SSL and SSO for Cognos Analytics On Prem. Since Cognos Version 11.2.4 they also more and more use the Mobile App for consuming Dashboards. The point is that they currently have to enter the Dispatcher URL for connecting...
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Other 0 Submitted

QM allow filter for SQL that changed data in CAE webfilter (and ISPF)

I would like the Query Monitor web-interface to have a filter or control that allows me to filter on SQL that actually changed data. For example, I might zoom into an object and see lots of SQL operated on it. But all I want to see are the SQL tha...
3 months ago in Db2 Query Monitor for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Request for API to search with Partial name of the Project/Catalog

Let's say I have 20 to 30 projects which are unique in their naming convention, Let's say I’m using the Naming Convention as follows: Eg: Structure of Project Name: <Application Code>_<Application Name> Exact name using the Structure: ...
3 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Under review

Request to move the non-active jobs into Queue State instead of showing all the Jobs in Running State.

In ICP4D 4.6.5 Env there are around 20+ Jobs that are running in the state, when it comes to reality only 8 Active Runs means 8 jobs are handled in parallel, in that can the rest 16+ need to move into the Status: Queued instead of Running Status b...
3 months ago in 0 Under review

Window 11 Compatibility

Cognos TM1 Perspectives/Planning Analytics is not yet compatible with Windows 11. New loptops have Windows 11 on them automatically. We ave tried to install the sofware on a computer using Windows 11 and it crashes. Please update to ensure compati...
3 months ago in Planning Analytics 1 Not under consideration

Superior approximation algorithm for finding Maximum (or large) Cliques in very large graphs. (Multi-Partite Graphs can be found)

Our maximum clique finding algorithm (that is polynomial in its run time) and which seems (from DIMACS benchmark tests) to run better than other methods that are presently available would be beneficial to IBM because it would allow you to solve co...

Fastmap (#7) - Import of Business Entity Selector type fields

Import of Business Entity Selector type fields must be possible specifying only the Business Entity Code, and not the complete path (folder).
3 months ago in OpenPages Ideas / Implementation & Deployment 1 Under review