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IBM Employees should enter Ideas at https://hybridcloudunit-internal.ideas.aha.io/


Status Delivered
Workspace Watson Studio
Components Watson Studio
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 12, 2021

Secure Global connections in CPD using LDAP or individual users

Our CPD environment will be self service. If Data scientists are allowed to created the connection in Global connections for all users. Global and DV data source connections cannot be secured by the owners. The workaround right now is to create connections inside the project.

We would like to secure the global connection in CPD by AD/LDAP group or by individual users.

Needed by Date Jul 31, 2021
  • Guest
    Jun 23, 2021

    Thanks for submitting this idea. We're happy to tell you that this behavior will be available in Cloud pak for Data 4.0.

    In Platform connections, you can define some groups of users, and define the access control. Access groups can be integrated with LDAP.

    Thanks