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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 (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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Cognos Analytics

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Reactivate change package funtionality using the properties

Cognos analytics does not offer the option to change a package using just the properties windows (Package is shown, but no option to change the package). This option was available in Cognos 10.X and is also available by using the legacy UI.
almost 5 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Delivered

Role customization to control features at more granular level

We have extensively used "User Interface Profiles" in Cognos 10.2.2. After upgrading to Cognos Analytics 11 R5, this feature is deprecated and there is no control over providing different reporting capabilities to different user groups based on th...
almost 6 years ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Delivered

Support for TLS 1.2 in Cognos Business Intelligence

Cognos cgi/gw modules for apache (mod2_2_cognos.so) are built against openssl 0.9.8. This restricts protocol support to TLS 1.0. This in turn restricts the level of security we can offer through our corporate web portal.We wish to be able to suppo...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Delivered

Cascading Filter Prompts on Dynamic Dashboards

Global Filters and Tab Filters on Dynamic Dashboards cannot be assigned a Cascade Parent. Users can create List Widgets to use as filters but this takes up screen space (see requests for "drop down" style text/list widgets to get around this issue...
over 3 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Delivered

Import from & Export to Clipboard options for Cognos Analytics Dashboard like Copy & Open from Clipboard options for Report

Looking for a feature where we can Import from & Export to Clipboard options for Cognos Analytics Dashboard like Copy & Open from Clipboard options for ReportDue to lack of this feature - every time it causes to Re-design the Dashboard if ...
over 4 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Delivered

Default and Custom User Profiles in Cognos Analytics 11

Unlike previous versions, CA 11 does not have the functionality to set global default profile for all users or create custom profiles for different user groups. This functionality is important for us as we are in the early stages of product deploy...
over 6 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Delivered

Dynamic _as_of_date

The _as_of_date functionality works great and makes relative dates so much better. However, the inability to set a dynamic _as_of_date is a challenge. For example many customers have data warehouses that load based on yesterday's data. These custo...
over 1 year ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Delivered

Restore the ability to select a different output format from Cognos Viewer when launched from Reporting (AKA Report Studio)

In older versions of Cognos (v10.2.2 and earlier) when you run a report from Report Studio, in the Cognos viewer on the menu bar, the author can select a different output format than what was initially executed. This is a handy usability feature w...
about 5 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Delivered

Package capabilites to deny use of data mondul, data set and dashboard

To able to deny development on a package is very important for security reason. Very often it is complex to build all security into the package, and then we need to put the security into the reports. Doing so we need to security the package so no ...
over 4 years ago in Cognos Analytics 10 Delivered

Separate ability to run dashboard from ability to create dashboard

Modify security for dashboards to allow consumers to be able to run dashboard without granting them access to create dashboards.
over 4 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Delivered