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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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Folder structure for intent list

It would be fantastic to have the possibillity to use folders in the intent list. Just to be able to group intents etc. Now I use tha naming for sorting purposes, and that gives me very long intent names.
about 1 hour ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

Allowing other than self signed certificates for webhooks in Watson Assistant for CP4D

The webhook URL's in Watson Assistant for CP4D only allows self signed certificates, and not proper certs from a ca-authority. This makes no sense for a self hosted environment and is blocking functionality for us.A bonus wolud be to be able to us...
about 1 hour ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

Possibillity to boost input messages towards a intent/entity

We have an idea where it would be good to be able to boost confidence towards a special intent. Like if we have a general chat, but we know that it's more likely to be a question that concerns x, so that even if a posted question is very vauge, it...
about 2 hours ago in Watson Assistant 0 Submitted

remove limitations in workfile database which leedsto outages

When a workfile is created Db2 increments obid, when a workfile ist dropped the obid is not released by Db2. There is a restriction of maximum 500 workfiles. When the limit has been reached, no more work files can be created, SQL code -497 is retu...
about 3 hours ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Submitted

IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management AE/SE v11.6.0.11 should be supported supported on Windows 2019 Standard Edition

IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management AE/SE v11.6.0.11 is currently not supported on Windows 2019 Standard Edition. IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management AE/SE v11.6.0.11 should be supported supported on Windows 2019 Standard Edition
about 16 hours ago in Master Data Management 0 Submitted

Add package name to SQL0552N msg

When db2exfmt is used from remote clients with different db2levels than the db2 server, than binding of packages with this level is needed. If the users got BIND rights granted, this is done impliziely without problems. However if users don't have...
about 21 hours ago in Db2 / Db2 Connect and Drivers 0 Submitted

Listening to jobstates

We submit our jobs to LSF with the LSF API (C++, lsbatch.h). Our software has to give a feedback to the users about the current state of the jobs. For this query we call lsb_readjobinfo for each active job in our list. It can take a long time to c...
about 23 hours ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 0 Submitted

Db2 Warehouse Developer Edition coomon container for version 11.5.7 and 11.5.8

Db2 Warehouse Enterprise edition v.11.5.7 and 11.5.8 common container are delivered and available for push via IBM Cloud repository. Due to unknown reasons Db2 Warehouse Developer Edition v.11.5.7 and 11.5.8 common containers are missing and are n...
about 24 hours ago in Db2 / Warehouse 0 Submitted

Add Table Understanding as a feature for WDS on Cloud/Cloud Pak for Data

This feature, where customers will be able to get direct answers within tables, aligns with the vision of intelligent document processing and will enable them to easily extract exact answers and find hidden insights whenever their data includes lo...
1 day ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Submitted

Four steps of writing a literature review

1. Preparation The first step involves aligning yourself with your topic so that you gain a more comprehensive picture of the area of study. This includes making a list of key terms that will serve as the basis for the next step. Read a recent pub...
1 day ago in Analytics Engine 0 Submitted