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Support Kafka version 2.7 for IIDRCDC Kafka target
IIDRCDC supports Kafka as one of target source. At this time, IIDRCDC currently supports Kafka version 2.4 library to connect to Kafka. This request is to add Kafka version 2.7 and higher level support for IIDRCDC. Reasoning is below. We are looki...
We use IIDR CDC for replication. There are source database columns which contains personal customer information as PAN (personal account number) and sensitive and strictly prohibited to replicate it without encoding due to information protection a...
A request by our client who is implementing a new core banking (Fidelity) running GT.M database. The client is an existing IBM CDC customer and would like to request this enhancement to support their operation.
A more efficient way for CDC to process subscriptions which are behind in the Db2 logs
This is related to the CDC Db2 z/OS engine. The situation is multiple subscriptions that are behind, for example due to the subscriptions being stopped for several hours for technical reasons. We recently had 3 subscriptions that went down for mor...
qjoretrievejournalentries - do not format journal entry timestamps according to the system timezone
In order to have a consistent view of journal entries between systems it is necessary to always normalize the journal entry timestamps to UTC from the system time with the timezone offset. This adjustment must be done for every journal entry read ...
Adding Clone tables to Refresh Replication Method in CDC for DB2 for z/OS as Native Engine
We understand Clone tables are not supported in CDC for DB2 for z/OS as Native Engine. Our question, it should at least support the mapping of the Clone tables for refresh method as in the case of CDC for DB2 for z/OS as a Remote source. Our earli...
Debug program privileges required for CDC software on Windows servers
We are using IBM Infosphere Data Replication (IIDR/CDC) software for real time data ingest of various SQL Server hosts/dbs into DB2 for LUW environment. In our company, Windows 2019 hosts are NIST compliant and they have several policies put in pl...
Replicate Timezone portion for timestamp with time zone data type
IIDRCDC for PostgreSQL Source is relatively new IBM product that replicates data from PostgreSQL database. In this particular scenario, source is PostgreSQL and target is flat file using IIDRCDC Datastage product. Per IIDRCDC datatype support docu...
Export and Import Expressions To Management Console
Currently in Management Console if you want to use Expressions created by a co-worker the only way to utilized the Expression is to get the text from your co-worker and key it in. This is also the case when you first start using Management Console...
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