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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 25, 2016

IMAM IS v11.5 enable to import multiple db's

IMAM Importing for Informix, SQLServer, and other databases that currently import 1 database at a time. Before we had asked that in the case of Informix we use the SysMaster DB which contains the metadata for all DBs on the box as opposed to hitting each database but instead we were given a workaround that works but will create hundreds of import areas as we roll this into production. From Walmart's perspective maintaining an import area for each database no matter the DBMS is a maintenance nightmare. We would ask that work be done to somehow automate this within the tool so that there are fewer import areas to work with if possible.
Work Around is part of this patch : patch_JR54531_imam_all_11312
PMR 22447,004,000