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One-Fecht Index Scan for SELECT min(), max()

At the moment only a single SELECT min(a) or a SELECT max(a) uses a suitable index I(a, ...). When selecting both, min() and max(), a tablespace scan is used to determine the minimum and maximum value. With large tables this behaviour is very expe...
about 10 hours ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Allow workflow Validation to be run as system Admin like Operations

This is useful in cases where we have validation place on parent and children's object but logic user do not have accedd to them.
1 day ago in OpenPages Ideas / Administration UI 1 Under review

Mark an item to go to balancing function after payment repair is completed

Provide an ability to mark/identify an item in payment repair, so that the batch that contains the marked item will go to TCR, even though the batch is in balance. Right now, the user changes the amount to all 9999999999 in payment repair to force...
2 days ago in Financial Transaction Manager  / Check 0 Under review

Provide ability to update the extended MICR fields in the user interface

Provide the ability to update the extended MICR fields 9 thru 15 in the Payment repair and TCR functions. A use case can be to accept the currency denomination type (US or Canadian) for the items with Canadian routing numbers (RT format 5-3).
2 days ago in Financial Transaction Manager  / Check 0 Under review

Ensure that FTM for Check user interface works in conjunction with AppDynamics monitoring

AppDynamics is the recommended monitoring tool used at Citibank. However, when we enable AppDynamics on the FTM JVMs, we get exceptions while loading some of the pages in the FTM UI. To overcome this issue, we have disabled AppDynamics monitoring ...
2 days ago in Financial Transaction Manager  / Check 0 Under review

Suppression of validation check messages

Need the ability to suppress validation checks and only display custom validation messages in production environments. Currently when a validation fails all validation check messages are displayed on the screen as well as the custom validation mes...
2 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Platform Features 1 Under review

Sending a reply from MQ-Listener even when the MSGTYPE is not REQUEST

Currently it is possible to change the REPLY-Queue and REPLY-QueueManager via StoredProcedures which are started by the MQ-Listener if the Message was sended with MessageType = REQUEST. But it is not possible to send a REPLY if the MessageType is ...
3 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Toggle to set Username login as non-case sensitive

We notice that the OpenPages login is case sensitive. e.g. (iwong10). If we were to enter say "IWong10" the username fails as on the user management console, we place the username of my account is "iwong10". Is there are way to update configuratio...
3 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Administration 1 Under review

expose an API for getting list of entitled resources ( i.e. for getting a list of items in a grid view)

We have many downstream applications connect to OpenPages via API for various actions. Currently, the application user has to logon to OpenPages UI to see the list of issues or actions plans that they are entitled to see. We have requirement to ex...
5 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Other 1 Under review

Externalize DDF Alias level statistics into SMF

Currently we do have SMF data for DB2 system level distributed workload but do not have DDF Alias level statistics with in SMF, only available adhoc option is to issue DIS DDF <alias> DETAIL to look at DDF alias level active dbats and connec...
5 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review