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Request to include certain environment parameters during job submission

Currently, we are unable to submit environment parameters to a MapReduce service in the following manner: // Set TEXTANALYTICS_HOME environment variable on each task's JVM - required by ActionAPI conf.set ("mapreduce.map.env", "TEXTANALYTICS_HOME=...
almost 6 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1 5 Not under consideration

[Resource Management Policy] Resource plan to allow Time Interval by Day

Resource Plan currently allows Time Interval to be defined. This needs to be extended to allow definition based on day of the week. This will make it possible for Resource plans to be limited to weekdays or weekends depending on usage patterns.
about 6 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1 4 Not under consideration

PMC Very Slow to Load User Information From LDAP

When using the PMC, loading the user information takes a very long time. We have over 25,000 users in LDAP. When using the PMC to create a new user it takes a very long time to load the user list. When adding or changing Roles for a user, it takes...
about 6 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1 2 Not under consideration

RESTful Administrator API

Currently, it only can manage mapReduce jobs. We have to use WSDL to admin SOAM. We request RESTful administrator API
about 3 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 0 Planned for future release

SSM dump after a crash

When a SSM process crash, have a possibility to automatically have a dump or even more logs details
over 3 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Future Version 1 Not under consideration

Additional Feature in Symphony existing commands

Is it possible to have some enhancement in our existing symphony commands like soamview session or soamview task where we can ask IBM to add more information related to job termination and Pending reasons like below examples . And Job submission t...
over 3 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.0.2 3 Not under consideration

[User Interface and Configuration] Comment option for soamcontrol app

There are multiple teams manage apps. One team may not know why the app is disabled by another team. Hence, we request comment option for soamcontrol app command. Besides, there are comment options for both "kill session" and "kill task". It does ...
over 6 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 6.1.1 4 Not under consideration

[SMC][RFE][CA-CIB] - Deploy symphony update

SMC could be able to deploy patch on manager. Manager should be able to deploy patch on SSM and compute
over 3 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Future Version 1 Planned for future release

[User Interface and Configuration] Display child process ID on GUI

In Task Details tab on Symphony console, it displays the process ID for the SI for that task, however, it does not display any children process ids. We need to see the child process IDs that were started by the SI.
over 6 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.1 4 Not under consideration

[HostFactory][RFE][PIMCO] Cloud GUI lack of requestor configuration

Hostfactory Cloud GUI lack of requestor configuration while there is service and providers
over 3 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 0 Planned for future release