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Add WKC User table to WKC 4.5

The reporting data mart was added to WKC V4.0.x and adds an important feature to WKC giving the ability for customer written reports. However, while several of the data mart tables contain the user_id field, the user table is not included in the d...
4 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Planned for future release

Support DENODO in WKC with Generic JDBC

Our customer wants WKC to be connected to DENODO with Generic JDBC. Now CP4D can connect to DENODO with Generic JDBC in DV. It is described in this document. https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/cloud-paks/cp-data/4.0?topic=overview-whats-new#whats-new__re...
11 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Future consideration

Add method for deleting/modifying/taking ownership of data governance artifacts

There is currently no way in the UI to take ownership of, or delete/modify artifacts that were created by users who were later deleted from Cloud Pak. This leaves the system with orphaned artifacts with no clear path for removal. Businesses sho...
11 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 3 Future consideration

When we use some words at one time in the search bar on the catalog, the search bar should use these in AND condition, not as a one term.

***This is an idea about the search bar on the catalog.******This is not an idea about the black search bar on top of the CP4D WEB console window.***When we use some words at one time in the search bar on the catalog, the search bar use these as a...
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Future consideration

User should be able to use not only technical meta but also business terms which are assigned to technical terms or which are described in order to find some fields/columns when they create ETL jobs or dashboards

This is for function enhancement request, not for bug fix request, but one of my customer requests bellow function enhancement strongly. [request detail] Once User run asset discovery so as to assign business meta against technical asset such as...
over 3 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Not under consideration

Enhanced statistics, e.g., for entire table dataset

The statisticin WKC refers only to the first 5,000 rows and is therefore useless for evaluating the entire dataset in a table. There should be more selection options, such as statistics on the entire table or special selections (e.g., statistics o...
12 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Functionality already exists

Bulk update for category management

It takes at least 7 mouse clicks to change the primary category for an governance asset. It would be more efficient to be able to multi-select assets (e.g., business terms or data classes) and then assign a new (primary) category. Use case example...
over 1 year ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Planned for future release

Alpha sorting of details against business terms and a filter option

if a business term has multiple categories, related terms or related articles there is no option to sort the details and they are in order of how they have been added/assigned to that term. current work around is having to export to excel, copy in...
4 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Planned for future release

Manual assignment of business glossary against technical meta by key business term searching should be assisted by supporting category search function.

After asset discovery processing, user can check whether some business glossary are assigned against technical metas automatically. In addition, user can add manual assignment of additional business glossary against technical metas. In this situat...
over 3 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 2 Planned for future release

Global searchable custom attributes on governance artifacts

Ability to do a global search on the custom attributes assigned to governance artifacts similar as for custom attributes on assets. This will help the end user being able to search for information that is captured in the custom attributes but also...
5 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Planned for future release