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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.

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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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Simple folders without settings

When creating a folder you must decide whether digressions are allowed or not. To simplify the top level dialog structure is would be nice to be able to organise nodes in folders without these settings (they would act simply as containers which ha...
almost 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Not under consideration

Slim UI and Better Layout

When you start to get serious adding entries into the Entities and Intents section of the Watson Assistant, I can't but help think that your UI is too fat. I can barely view 5 entries whilst the rest of the screen is occupied with irrelevant ...
almost 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

Being able to collect attached file in chat conversation

Hi, It would be great if we could collect a file during a conversation (even small file like word document) Example 1: - A user connect to the chat and want to apply for a job offer after vewing all the current opportunities, he entrer...
about 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

Using Fuzzy matches for Intent detection

Fuzzy matching is good at picking up single or plural versions of the same word in our Entities. However, we noticed that if the user request has the exact match with the entity, the correct intent, which uses this entity, is identified with the h...
about 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

Hashtag nodes for fast and easy navigate

I see a common issue when developing a complex Assistant. finding bugs and navigate.. it's a complex and not fast task to do. This is because IBM Watson Asssitant does not have a find tool, to search entire node structure for specific terms, and t...
about 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 1 Submitted

Option for Default to JSON Editor When Viewing Node Details

Our dialog can become very complex, using complex JSON objects and expression language. The context editor does not show enough information so every time we view a node, we immediately switch to the JSON editor. This becomes tedious when we are do...
about 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

HIPAA Compliant integration between Watson Assistant chat-bot and a Slack Channel

In the healthcare industry, privacy is beyond paramount and thus HIPAA compliance is a must and the fewer points of failure the better. That Is why having a complete integration of an HIPAA compliant IBM chat-bot with a Slack channel is crucial. ...
over 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 1 Submitted

Update the Watson Assistant UI code in Github to be mobile first/responsive.

Mocking up a quick chatbot is an extremely powerful method of showing clients (IBM clients or clients of ISVs) the benefits of Watson Assistant and how quickly it can be done. I have experienced this being extremely diluted because of the lack of ...
over 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Not under consideration

Export Watson Assistant Usage Information

I'm currently working on a Watson Assistant project and need to export the chatbot usage information presented in the 'Overview' section of Watson Assistant's 'Improve' tab. This section contains graphs and metrics outlining the bot engagement, bu...
over 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

Improve handling with complex values within slots

If you don't want to save the 'Check for'-expression as value for a slot you can use the JSON Editor. Thats important because otherwise we weren't be able to reformat a date or time before saving it. Saving multiple values of a pattern based entit...
over 3 years ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted