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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 (

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Submit sub-groups

In Cognos Controller it's possible to submit (close) company reporting for a specific closing version, defined in general configuration. In larger groups next step is often, closing of groups/subgroups (including other journal types than the compa...
about 15 hours ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Submitted

IBM SPSS Statistics concurrent license manager via web portal

Please add a web portal for managing licenses and users instead of the traditional Sentinel RMS LM. The courrent UI style and the tools it provides are outdated and very old fashion. A revision of the current SPSS license tool to be managed via cl...
1 day ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Submitted

Enable registering SSL connection information for databases cataloged in LDAP.

For databases enabled with SSL connectivity, it would be useful to be able to register the protocol and certificate storage information in the LDAP catalogs as well. Currently the db2dsdriver.cfg supports including this information as part of a da...
3 days ago in Db2 / Db2 Connect and Drivers 0 Submitted

Flexibility to Make Attributes Searchable After Creation in Match360

Currently, in the Match360 data model, an attribute can only be designated as searchable during its initial creation. Once the attribute is created and published, it cannot be altered as a searchable attribute. This lack of flexibility restricts t...
3 days ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Master Data Management 0 Submitted

Need a WKC API to add or modify terms to several columns with different terms in each column using a single API call.

Details: We need the WKC API to add or modify terms to several columns with different terms in each column using a single API call. With this functionality, excessive API calls for a single data asset will be avoided. The terms of entire columns i...
3 days ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Under review

Dimension dropdowns in Cube Viewer to include sub menu for Sets

Users are often times face with a view that has a pre-configure set assigned to it. They may click on the arrow to see more members but not find the relevant members there. Typically they want to change the set and select a member from that set. C...
3 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Controller Web error handling (with relation to invalid actualities / submissions)

With current version of Controller (v11), if you have a 'rogue' (invalid) submission (where it refers to an actuality that has been deleted in the past, so no longer exists) then it is impossible to launch Controller Web. Specifically, as soon ...
4 days ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Submitted

Enable UUID as a column type, and generation of UUIDs

As we are moving towards more microservices on Z, and more interaction with cloud services, where UUIDs are much more used, we see a growing need for saving and generating UUIDs on Z. We therefore propose that UUID be made a column type in DB2. Th...
4 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Under review

Request for connector for Cognite Data Fusion(Odata protocol connection with Oauth authentication)

Please develop a connector to connect to Cognite Data Fusion (Odata protocol connection with Oauth authentication) from SPSS Modeler.
4 days ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 0 Submitted

WML should run Modeler Extension nodes in realtime deploy

I have a Modeler Flow stream with "Extension" nodes (R or PySpark or Python) and some libraries inside. I want to deploy this stream in Watson Machine Learning to make a real time scoring. However, the system raises an unknown error when I try to ...
4 days ago in Watson Studio (Deploy) / Product functionality 0 Submitted