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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 (

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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 ( - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal ( - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM. - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.

IBM Data & AI Roadmaps ( - Use this site to view roadmaps for Data & AI products.

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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 23, 2020

Allow InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog to Connect to Cognos Analytics (CA11.x.x & above)

Currently we don't have an 'out-of-the' box solution to read Metadata information of our BI Models & Reports from our Cognos Analytics (CA 11.1.1) from IGC (we are on version

As per IBM support, only version up to Cognos 10.2.2 versions are supported by the InfoSphere product.

Cognos 10.2.2 is no longer a supported version as of April 30, 2018 by IBM. Cognos 11.0.0 was released Late 2015 and almost all IBM Customers are on Cognos 11.x versions.

This would add lots of value to customers who owns InfoSphere & Cognos products without looking for 3rd part solutions such as DataCook Book

Needed by Date Jun 1, 2020