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IKC reporting to Google Big Query

Please add Google Big Query as an option for IKC reporting in addition to the existing DB2, Oracle, and PostGres options.
2 days ago in Knowledge Catalog 0 Under review


At the moment only a RUNSTATS TABLESPACE with INDEX (ALL) is possible. When using DSNACCOX suggestions for a RUNSTATS may be generated only for one or few partitions of a PBR-TS. I therefore suggest a additional parameter (e.g. NPI YES/NO) to cons...
2 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Increase limitation of Head file system

Hello Team, Currently we have limitation of head file system and we are sometimes having free space issues and we are manually getting the FODC dumps deleted for freeing up the space. Can we remove the limitation and increase the head file system ...
4 days ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 1 Under review

Increase the number of characters of relationship description or allow attaching files.

Increase the number of characters of relationship description or allow attaching files.
10 days ago in Knowledge Catalog 1 Under review

Support zip64 format on Symphony

Unzip utility used on symphony does not support zip package with zip64. I can see it is currently version 5 from the open source software info zip. If IBM can update it to version 6 it will simply resolve the problem. https://infozip.sourceforge.n...
11 days ago in Spectrum Symphony / Version 7.3.2 2 Under review

Support SORTWK with EAV

We run a REORG on a tablepace (~5TB) with 3 IXs and need ~17TB sort space. One of the IX (an NPI) needs ~15TB. We had a pool with 30TB, but this does not help/count. Reason: As the allocation of the SORTWKs by DB2 is limited to 10TB (255 * the lim...
11 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Support JMX metric Statistics for Kafka Consumer for IBM TCC Library product

It would be most helpful for Kafka performance tuning if there was a JMX metrics report for the Kafka consumer to analysis JMX stats for latency report. Could we dump the JMX values to a file the user provides as part of the IBM TCC Library API? T...
14 days ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 0 Under review

Remove default grants to PUBLIC on SYSIBM tables

An IBM Db2 Security Health Check audit will identify a SELECT privilege held by PUBLIC on the SYSIBM tables as an issue, with specific concern when the privilege is held on the authorization tables (i.e. SYSIBM.SYS%AUTH%). The IBM Db2 Administrati...
15 days ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Under review

Create a window/alert confirmation when lock any object

The function to lock any object does not alert or warn user that it wil lock the object, so some user clicks to lock an object by mistakeand does not know that he has lock an object So, we ask to develop a window or a alert to confirm if user real...
16 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / End User UI 1 Under review

Log/historic record of who lock or unlock a object

We do not have information of who and when lock or unlock any object in the Openpages GRC.(using the padlock near the object code/name)And that information is important to determine when and who make this kind of modification in any object to take...
16 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Implementation & Deployment 1 Under review