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FTM MER Data Entry and Authorization Control

User Profile 1. TCCDE - Data Entry2. TCCAU1 - Authorizer 13. TCCAU2 - Authorizer 2 Scenario 11.TCCDE - Creates the message.2.TCCAU1 - Authorize the message.3.TCCAU2 - Rejects the message. If TCCAU2 User rejects the message, the message goes back t...
10 days ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Usability 0 Future consideration

dynamic sizes for specific reports using non-standard screen scaling in PAW

As we know that when we are using relative layout positioning, we are having some alignment/scaling issues with the interface of our reports in planning analytics workspace. The scaling doesn’t adapt properly to small screens. It is working as exp...
10 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Remove Group Based Access Limitation

Description of Limitation: IBM has defined a few limitations with role based access which include the following: A role cannot own database objects. Permissions and roles granted to groups are not considered when you create the following database ...
about 1 month ago in Db2 / Security 1 Submitted

File Connector - Definition for Internal table Location

We need the table location to be optional when we define it as an internal table. When the location is not user-defined, the Datastage must define the create table command, but it does not need to define the location. This is important because the...
6 months ago in DataStage 1 Under review

JDBC connection property currentSchema should be externalised in an IFCID

We have jdbc applications which have set the jdbc property currentSchema to determine the collection of db2 objects like tables, views etc. When we want to trace the application with a performance trace, we're not able to analyse the correct colle...
2 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 2 Under review

Maker-Checker Capabilities on User Management

Safer Payments is being used by banks where there are extensive auditing and internal controls on what user profiles are being created and how are they being used. The absence of any authorization capabilities in Safer Payments while creating user...
about 2 months ago in IBM Safer Payments / Operational 0 Submitted

Add support for Postgres UUID and JSONB data types

Add support for Postgres UUID and JSONB data types
6 days ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Submitted

Use Cognos Data Module Editor for general use as query generation frontend in CP4D e.g. as a component in Data Management Console

Intro: HUK came up with a requirement to use Cognos (-Analytics) Frontend as a modeling tool do define complex queries. Their use case was mostly a data preparation / ELT which is not well suited for Cognos. But they have sound knowledge performin...
6 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Cloud Pak for Data Platform 0 Submitted

Metadata import results

Currently, running a metadata import will result in adding new assets, updating the assets or removing them. While the first 2 actions are reflected in the catalog, if the assets are published there, for removed assets no action is taken. We would...
6 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Submitted

Local Time Stamp (MYT +GMT8) for Message History entries in Soft Copy Print

The data written in the Print File for Message History entries are in UTC timestamp (ie. 111620) Expected results : To be shown in Local timestamp (ie. 191620) Please check the attached. Message History Timestamp (highlighted in Red) is using UTC ...
6 days ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Usability 0 Future consideration