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IBM Data and AI Ideas Portal for Customers


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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We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:


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Start by searching and reviewing ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted, and add a comment, vote, or subscribe to updates on them if they matter to you. If you can't find what you are looking for,


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Post ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and upvote them if they matter to you,

  1. Post an idea

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  3. Get feedback from the IBM team to refine your idea


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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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Add data discovery based on semantic relationships (Glossary Terms and other related terms/assets) not just based on user profile

Provide a data consumer (data scientist, business user, data analyst) an assisted and intelligent way to explore data based on existing relationships between assets (hierarchical relationships, synonyms and has types). Present the data consumer ...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Future consideration

"Take all recommended actions" in Data Refinery

Data Refinery is a capability designed to make it easy for business users and data scientists to wrangle and transform data. When working with csv files, there is often a series of steps to go through to define the schema / datatypes before anaysi...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Future consideration

Provide convenient way for user to track status of requested notifications

*** Idea originated from Cheryl *** Currently in the PDT feature, since download or preview of PDT asset can take a long time, user has option to click on "Notify Me" button to be sent a notification when the download or preview is ready. The us...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Future consideration

Disable download button in Knowledge Catalog

When cataloging data assets from COS, users are given a 'Download' option to bring the data out from the catalog and store locally. There should be an option to enable/disable this functionality provided to administrators of the catalog and the us...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 2 Future consideration

Classifiers for Data Catalog supporting Nordic Languages

Nordic customers have other patterns for zip codes, soctal security numbers etc. Currently 163 classifiers are supported for ingesting data into the Catalog. However, most of the classifiers are for the North American market, and will not match a ...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Future consideration

Classification process should automatically "learn" from users' manual overrides (per tenant)

Organizations may have a specific pattern for storing data such as person names that don't fit our OOTB regex. For example,names may be stored as "CADOW, EDWARD O (Ed)" in a given system. The inferred classification is Text rather than "Person Nam...
over 4 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Future consideration

Data Catalog: Deny ability to publish data assets when asset with same name already exists in the catalog

Currently the WDP - Data Catalog allows any user of a project to publish any data asset and will always create a new set of assets. In my case when working with the catalog, I published the SAME data asset multiple times to my catalog because I wa...
almost 5 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Future consideration

Integration with Qlik and other BI vendor solutions

Client requests that it be easy for a Data Refinery user to integrate with Qlik, not just from a export/import perspective, but proper integration with the Qlik server component for updates. This also goes for other BI tools (Cognos, PowerBI, etc.)
almost 5 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Future consideration

'Watson Data Platform' URL in collaborators popup help gives a 404

Steps to recreate: 1. Create or bring up an existing data catalog. 2. Switch to the access control tab 3. Click Add Collaborator 4. Click the i with the circle around it beside the "Having trouble adding collaborators?" text. 5. In the pop...
almost 5 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 2 Future consideration

Add remove option on column in the profile data refinery View

hi. in the profile view of data refinery you can look at the various aspect of the data. When a column needs to be removed you have to get to the other tab and you loss the column you want to delete it would save a lot os time in data cleansing...
almost 5 years ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Future consideration