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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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Removing LDAP Dependency to migrate IGC to IKG

The proposed enhancement aims to remove the constraint within the migration tool, eliminating the requirement for both the source and destination systems to be connected to the same LDAP. This flexibility is particularly beneficial for clients in ...
3 months ago in Knowledge Catalog 0 Functionality already exists

Conditional Formatting - Duplicate values

It would be beneficial if, similar to Excel, end users had the ability to see duplicate values (conditional formatting) within a selected dataset.
27 days ago in Planning Analytics 2 Functionality already exists
203 VOTE

Single Sign-On (SSO) in Planning Analytics Workspace

Based on IBM PMR 46964,060,678 - Single Sign-On (SSO) implementation to Planning Analytics Workspace is not supported as of today.
about 7 years ago in Planning Analytics 3 Functionality already exists
150 VOTE

Sorting items in Team Content and My Content - folders before reports

Sort items (folders, reports) in the same way like in Cognos 10 - folders first and than reports.
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 11 Functionality already exists

Be able to send stdout/stderr to both file and email

See ticket TS015786331; currently cannot have stderr & stdout go to both a file and email. We would like the option to do both.
24 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Reporting/Explorer 1 Functionality already exists

Applications and Plans: Add a websheet to a task without requiring a PAW book.

Ability to assign individual websheet as an asset to a task that’s not part of of a Book. Currently only able to assign a websheet to a task as an asset if it is part of a PAW Book. Enhancement required to add websheet that isn’t part of a PAW Book.
5 months ago in Planning Analytics 0 Functionality already exists

Support for Python3.8 with IBM LSF Python API

Support for Python3.8 with IBM LSF Python API
about 2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Installation 2 Functionality already exists

Offer the same options for shortcut like for report (for example Create report view)

In Cognos 10.2 you have option like Create report view, Edit report, ... directly for shortcut. Now in Cognos 11 this options are available only for report itself.
over 6 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Functionality already exists

The ability to apply the DB2 Connect Unlimited Licence directly on zOS

It would be useful for DB2 sysprogs to be able to apply the DB2 Connect Unlimited Licence to a database natively on zOS without the need to install the runtime client and run the db2connectactivate utility.
6 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 2 Functionality already exists

Add a userfriendly cube "LOCK" function (like in Perspectices)

In Perspectives it was possible to right click on the cube => Security, and set the cube to "Lock". Causing a CAMID entry in the Cube property cube (to protect the cube for all possible inputs including Admin). This is missing.
about 1 month ago in Planning Analytics 1 Functionality already exists