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Master Data Management

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Support multiple nodes for Jetty Server in MDM Publisher

Please add support for multiple fault tolerant instances of Jetty Server. If the node containing a Jetty Server instance fails then another instance should be able to continue publishing updates to Master Data Connect. Note - This request is refer...
almost 2 years ago in Master Data Management 1 Future consideration

Make 'highlight same' always ON. Currently makes user select highlight buttons every time a task is opened.

In MDM Inspector when opening a task for resolution, we would like to be able to default the "hightlight same" button as always on.
over 5 years ago in Master Data Management 1 Not under consideration

Generate CSV same as XML file from BatchExport

As given in the PMR: https://www.ibm.com/mysupport/s/case/5000z00001TRZdtAAH/csv-export-for-batchexport-functionality-in-rdm-hub We wanted to have InfoSphere Reference data management to support BatchExport API to: Allow both "set" and "value" dat...
almost 2 years ago in Master Data Management 2 Not under consideration

Implement compression of REST request and reply data

We're using the REST interface. But sometimes we get a lot of data back. E.g. when we retreive a contract with a high inquiry level. Sending this data can be speed up by using gzip (or an other format) as a lot of REST API's already do.
over 5 years ago in Master Data Management 0 Not under consideration

Use extension and subsitutionGroups in XSD

The MDM data model has you extend entities and the implementation of extensions is done via extending the Java classes. For instance if you extend the Person entity then your generated extension class extends "TCRMPersonBObj", however the Java ext...
over 5 years ago in Master Data Management 0 Not under consideration

MDM Beta: API to match subset of records or delta new records?

The APIs seems to only allow you to perform bulk matching of all the data to all the data. If it was extended to allow you to do matching for delta new records, like all records from a given date, or all records since last match, then it would all...
almost 2 years ago in Master Data Management 2 Planned for future release

MDM Beta: Show time remaining when loading data or performing matching.

So far I get the impression that MDM Beta is slow. Because a user is phsyically waiting on the screen for something to happen, please show an indicator of estimated time remaining so they know if they should wait or go for a coffee break. If possi...
almost 2 years ago in Master Data Management 0 Planned for future release

MDM Beta: Can't search for Legal Name Prefix when mapping because missing dash.

When you're manually mapping columns. If you search for Prefix it returns results, Legal Name it returns results. But if you search for "Legal Name Pre" it will not show any results. That is because it's missing a dash. So make the search more fle...
almost 2 years ago in Master Data Management 0 Planned for future release

MDM Beta: Copy mapping from previously mapped file knowing that the file layout is the same.

Instead of mapping each new file again and again. If you're always using data in the same format, give the option to copy the mapping from a previously mapped file.
almost 2 years ago in Master Data Management 0 Planned for future release

Request RDM to support the navigate to the CD value page (Reference Data Set) from mapping page.

RDM supports CD values mapping by storing source and target key (CD value ID). However, we can’t navigate to the CD value page (Reference Data Set) from mapping page. We need to copy the source or target key value. Then go to Reference Data Set ta...
almost 2 years ago in Master Data Management 1 Not under consideration