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Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal (https://www.ibm.com/ideas) - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

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Azure Synapse Connector

A dedicated connector stage for Azure Synapse will be helpful for organization with multi-cloud presence. Current version of Cloud Pak doesn't have this feature.
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 1 Future consideration

Teradata connector restricts max Response Row size to 64K bytes only

We have data sources where column field lengths are in excess of varchar(3000), using the teradata connector with immediate mode, job fails with error "RDBMS code 9990: Response Row size exceeds 64K bytes and is incompatible with the Client softwa...
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 0 Future consideration

Oracle connectors should support more flexible connect strings

The Oracle connector only allows configuring SID (or service)/port/hostname, whereas Oracle connect strings can normally be considerably more complex. This does not allow for connection manager configurations or even a simple failover pair of host...
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 1 Future consideration

CP4D 4.0.2 Datastage (Tahoe) – Apache Kafka Connector custom functionality

We need the possibility to extend the Apache Kafka Connector with custom functionality. We are using AVRO SerDe + Confluent Schema Registry but the message payload is encrypted using in-house libraries. When reading events, first we need to decryp...
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 0 Future consideration

Kafka Connector job failed when schema compatibility mode set to FULL

TS006561571 We have IIS 11.7.1.1 with SP1 installed on RedHat 7. Users are using Kafka Connector stage to publish message with Avro schema. The job success when Kafka schema compatibility set to NONE. But the job failed with error "Schema being re...
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 0 Future consideration

Denodo support

We need Denodo support for DataStage using the Denodo JDBC drivers. Currently JDBC can be used, but connecting to Denodo is not supported by IBM.
about 1 year ago in Connectivity 1 Future consideration

In DataStage, wildcards in the Azure Data Lake Storage connector are only allowed the filename, not in the filepath

In the Azure Data Lake Storage connector DataStage can read multiple files at once by specifying wildcards. But these wildcards are only allowed in the filename, not in the filepath. This means that all the files we want to read have to be present...
over 1 year ago in Connectivity 0 Future consideration

Proxy setting options in Google Cloud Storage Connector

Please provide the option to enter proxy settings in Google Cloud Storage connector just as we have in Google BigQuery connector. This option should be provided for all internet based connections as it is important from security point of view. Ope...
over 1 year ago in Connectivity 0 Future consideration

Add SQLTables, SQLColumns, SQLStatistics, SQLSpecialColumns to ODBC API to connect MS Access ODBC

Issue with importing table definition from MS Access DB using Sequelink driver. Receiving unsupported functions on "SQLPrimaryKeys & SQLForeignKeys". Per technote we are trying to access Access DB using Sequelink tool DataStage ODBC drivers fo...
over 1 year ago in Connectivity 1 Future consideration

CP4D needs to support connecting with the DataStax drivers that are needed in order to provide a fully functional hybrid solution

In order for CP4D to support a fully functional hybrid solution with DataStax, CP4D needs to support connecting with the same drivers DataStax supports. Currently these drivers are: DataStax ODBC Driver for Apache Cassandra and DataStax Enterprise...
over 1 year ago in Connectivity 1 Future consideration