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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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Local Time Stamp (MYT +GMT8) for Message History entries in Soft Copy Print

The data written in the Print File for Message History entries are in UTC timestamp (ie. 111620) Expected results : To be shown in Local timestamp (ie. 191620) Please check the attached. Message History Timestamp (highlighted in Red) is using UTC ...
2 months ago in FTM for SWIFT Services / Usability 0 Delivered

Symphony cross language support with Python 3.6 and 3.9 as Client

We would like use Python 3.6 and 3.9 as client to call C++ service. Currently, we have the code for Python Windows does not work on Linux
2 months ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 0 Delivered

This is a request for CDC/IIDR to provide an augmented timestamp, using an ordinal/sequence number on top of the Db2 LUW second give better ordering for JMS targets.

FedEx initially benefits but later on all companies doing replication from mainframe platform to LUW. CDC/IIDR retrieves timestamps (via @timstamp) from the source DBMS. When the source is Db2/z, for instance , we return their timestamp which is...
3 months ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 1 Delivered

Need filters for tables, Views and Connections while displaying Search results

Competitive functionality - Currently when a search is performed, the assets like Tables, Views, Connections are bucketed under 'Data' filter option on the left pane. The customer needsw to have separate filters for Tables, Views and Connections s...
3 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 1 Delivered

HA support for Kerberos and Hive

config can't point to different/dynamic servers to support HA-ness.
3 months ago in Connectivity 0 Delivered

Deactivate report object toolbar

We would like to have the possibility to disable the "report object toolbar" in the Cognos viewer with full interactivity when executing the report. Before the 11.2 version, we had'ent not this toolbar in html output.
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Reporting 2 Delivered

Copy and paste a value from a HTML list

As it was possible in C10, it would be very usefull to be able to copy a value from a page/query when executing in HTML and in interactive mode in order to paste out of Cognos Analytics. This is usefull when we have to check in external sofwares a...
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Reporting 1 Delivered

Separating the Update Custom Attributes action from the Access advanced governance permission

The permission - Access advanced governance – which includes in its actions – Define custom attributes for information assets. This task requires the Access advanced governance permission, the Manage information assets permission, and the Administ...
4 months ago in Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Delivered

HostFactory to include the task slot ratio when calculating the number of slots required for an application

This issue is currently blocking proper compute capacity scaling in Azure CSP.
4 months ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.2.1 1 Delivered

Restrict asset download on CP4Daas projects

To allow CP4DaaS administrators to control download permissions for project assets. This would allow administrators to disable asset downloading whenever applicable (e.g., sensitive data assets).
4 months ago in Cloud Pak for Data as a Service 0 Delivered