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Impossibility to close the previously opened session in the Administrative Console

The client claims that if they go outside the Administrative console without logout, to log in again, they have to wait for the logout timeout because the system does not allow them to close the previous session.
3 months ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 1 Is a defect

Track last used date for maps

We need the ability to see when a map was last used in order to mark them for potential removal from the system.
7 months ago in Data Virtualization Manager for z/OS 0 Is a defect

Ensuring Real-time Accuracy in Time Travel Snapshots

In the Time Travel section of the Data Manager interface, the list of snapshots may not always be current and might occasionally require reloading. When multiple individuals are working on the same schema, there's a risk of overlooking changes mad...
10 months ago in 2 Is a defect

"db2pd -ha" enhancement for Pacemaker managed env

For TSAMP managed env, "db2pd -ha" returns the cluster info. For PCMK mananged env, "db2pd -ha" returns nothing.
about 1 year ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 0 Is a defect

REBUILD - After recovery of TS is NPSI improvement

Recovered SEMHNSA Partition 1 which has a NPSI. Rebuild has no idea that only partition 1 was recovered and rebuilds all the partitions for NPSI XEMHUNSA. Believe improvements need to be made to make the REBUILD know that only partition 1 needs to...
about 1 year ago in Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS 6 Is a defect

Zoom/scaling issue in contributor portal

Hi Team, We are using below IBM PA versions in our Environment. Planning Analytics Local: PASS: 2.0.82 PAW: 2.0.83 PAX: 2.0.82 We are having white line issue appearing in dashboards (PAX Report) published on the contributor/pm...
about 1 year ago in Planning Analytics 1 Is a defect

Controller Web error handling (with relation to invalid actualities / submissions)

With current version of Controller (v11), if you have a 'rogue' (invalid) submission (where it refers to an actuality that has been deleted in the past, so no longer exists) then it is impossible to launch Controller Web. Specifically, as soon ...
about 1 year ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 1 Is a defect

Ease use of ROS in high volume transaction system utilizing DGTT on Primary db

Trying to utilize ROS to offload reports and heavy queries from Primary Database. Hence we should be able to scale the workload on the Primary, once these are moved away form here. But does not work out for us. Queries are getting forced off often...
over 1 year ago in Db2 / High Availability and/or Disaster Recovery 1 Is a defect

Controller Web - ability to use more than 13 periods for Data Entry forms

Currently, if you try to open a data entry form (in Controller Web) for period 14 or 15, then you get a message “Internal Server Error ... fsid STATUS: 500 ... Unexpected error”. It works OK if you open the same data entry form for period 12 or 13...
over 1 year ago in Cognos Controller (On Prem and On Cloud) 0 Is a defect

Issue with Kafka connector within DataStage.

Current State: When a DataStage job fails while reading from a Kafka connector, the records read from the queue before the runtime failure are marked as "read" and removed from the queue, despite the record not being passed out of the connector an...
over 1 year ago in DataStage 0 Is a defect