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Parallel Unload of Partitioned Table including Lob columns is not possible

We try to unload a partioned Tablespace with a Lob column into Datasetswith spanned format.But is unload into one Datset and i do not see the following messageDSNU1201I 326 13:35:11.03 DSNUUNLD - PARTITIONS WILL BE UNLOADED IN PARALLEL We have lar...
about 1 hour ago in Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS 0 Submitted


While creating MDE job, observe that able to create MDE job without selecting the Data scope data. We don't have use case yet to create MDE job without selecting the assets scope. We need this scope should be mandatory.
about 1 hour ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Submitted

Creating the custom hardware spec in WML

We tried to configure the custom HW specs, but it never worked as we expected. Currently, custom HW specs are not supported directly in WML deployment, which limits our ability to get support through the SF TS014243765. We need a product enhanceme...
about 1 hour ago in Cloud Pak for Data / Watson Knowledge Catalog 0 Submitted

Auto-size INDEX_MEMORY_CONTROL system parameter and auto-populate SYSIBM.SYSINDEXCONTROL

To avoid manual analysis and reap the benefits of in-memory index structure / FTB. To automatically allocate more than 20MB (when appropriate) for INDEX_MEMORY_CONTROL zparm. To identify list of indexes that would benefit from FTB based on actual ...
about 20 hours ago in Db2 AI for z/OS 0 Submitted

Remove an alias from a subset

The TI function SubsetAliasSet can be very useful. But what if we want to remove the alias from the subset and just return principal names ? Is this function/possibility missing ? Can't we reuse the last argument in SubsetAliasSet, supply an empty...
2 days ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Personal credentials update

Bulk update of all database connections 'Personal Credentials' similar to 'Data Collection and Shared Credentials'
3 days ago in Db2 / Data Management Console 0 Submitted

Adding support for pyton-shiny

Deployment of shiny applications written in R language is already supported, But a new version of shiny is released that is based on python. https://shiny.p...

Separate configuration files from attachment files

The settings and attachment files are together on the file server and there is no way to distinguish them, we need a way to distinguish between the 2 types of filessystem configuration files together with attached files can even be included in a n...
3 days ago in OpenPages Ideas / Administration UI 1 Under review

LOAD - Add ability to bypass REPORT phase when duplicates are present

Processing a TS with a lot of duplicates. We never look at the data from the REPORT phase. Also it takes a very long time to produce. Would like the ability to have a keyword to bypass this
4 days ago in Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS 0 Submitted

Add a 'bsub -Gl limit_name' option to separate Fairshare Assignment from the Limit also add a default limit pattern to use if ONE_UG_TREE does not find a matching limit

We have many cases, where we have limits for users, but we also want to want to apply a fairshare group for the job to arrive at a base allocation. Unfortunately, with ONE_UG enabled, if the Fairshare Group does not have a corresponding Limit, not...
4 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Under review