Skip to Main Content
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 (https://ideas.ibm.com).


Shape the future of IBM!

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:


Search existing ideas

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,


Post your ideas

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

  2. Upvote ideas that matter most to you

  3. Get feedback from the IBM team to refine your idea


Specific links you will want to bookmark for future use

Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal (https://www.ibm.com/ideas) - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal (https://ideas.ibm.com) - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM.

ideasibm@us.ibm.com - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.

IBM Data & AI Roadmaps (http://ibm.biz/Data-and-AI-Roadmaps) - Use this site to view roadmaps for Data & AI products.

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


Status Future consideration
Workspace Optim
Created by Guest
Created on May 14, 2019

Missing pdf docs for Optim TestData Management 11.7

No pdf-documentation is actually available

Needed by Date May 12, 2019
  • Admin
    Peter Costigan
    Aug 1, 2021

    Hi, I'm asking Optim development if they have other documentation.

    In general, there is documentation about Lua for Optim Distributed, including more sample programs, but I don't think there is a lot more. Also there is separate documentation about Lua (not Optim Lua). This is generally available with a Google search, since Lua is an open source language.


  • Guest
    Jul 30, 2021

    z/OS Optim

    My Developper customers consume a lot a valuable time with the writing and debug of LUA procedure.

    The only documentation is the samples in SFOPSAMP(FOPLUA*)

    Please, help us LUA Red books [for dummies?]