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Number of votes Request headline and description

104
votes

Revert $CS,P usage on STCs

I've noticed that after going to z/OS 2.4, using option 'P' in front of any executing STC, including DB2 STC tasks, DB2 is cancelled. From the manual, I found this happens only on z/OS 2.3 or later: ...

Uncommitted Candidate

z/OS

95
votes

Validation check function update

In March 2022, we will switch Microfocus's configuration management system (ZMF) to BMC's ISPW. After switching to ISPW, the validation check function that is executed by connecting to ZMF cannot be u...

Under Consideration

Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence

94
votes

AIX secldapclntd and LDAP load module should successfully recognize and int...

FreeIPA LDAP server, also know as Red Hat Identity Management, software stores password change time stamps in this format: krbLastPwdChange: 20200929123058Z That appears to be a YYYMMDDhhmmss format...

Under Consideration

IBM AIX

86
votes

AIX ftpd to use ciphers that need ECDH key exchange

To use FTP in a secure way, the ftpd daemon may use openssl ciphers (FTPS). But modern TLS 1.3 ciphers provided by openssl 1.1 using ECDH key exchange are not possible to be used with the ftpd. These ...

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM AIX

65
votes

Develop Visual Studio Code Extension for RPG

Visual studio code is one of the most code editor used all around the world. What I want is an extension for Visual Studio Code to use it as RPG Editor. You could implement one of this extension: ...

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM i

58
votes

Enabling of a rest service/https support to use OAM functions

Enhancement of OAM by enabling rest service support for customers to use OAM functions

Under Consideration

z/OS

54
votes

Call Home test for vHMC

At the moment there is no way to check, if vHMC Call Home configuration is working properly. As verified by IBM Support Case neither "Test connection" during configuration wizard nor "Creating a servi...

Under Consideration

Power Hardware Management Console

48
votes

Spectrum Protect Container Storage Pool Storage Space Reduction

Bosch is requesting a Spectrum Protect server administrative command which allows the administrator to reclaim container storage pool space including deletion of empty volumes from the file system. In...

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Family

44
votes

Awarness of multiple HMC's in the GUI (arbitration)

There is currently no ability to see the HMC arbitration status in the GUI. When deploying redundant HMC's that manages the same system(s) it would be good to see the status of both the primary and se...

Under Consideration

Power Hardware Management Console

44
votes

DS8880 - Increase the maximum number of disk devices supported on a VMware ...

Sicoob is requesting IBM's support for to increase the maximum number of disk devices supported on a VMware ESXi/ESX server and DS8880 to 512, once on VMware side this support is possible.

Submitted

IBM DS8000

39
votes

WebSphere Application Server Support for HashiCorp Vault usage

Our organization mandates the use of HashiCorp Vault to store and retrieve passwords. For Applications hosted on WebSphere Application Server, there is no direct support to make use of HashiCorp Vaul...

Submitted

WebSphere Application Server

39
votes

Enable volumes attachusing same NPIV when multiple IPG pools inside a SCG

PowerVC not able to deploy VM with two NPIVs using a single SCG and multiple IPG

Submitted

PowerVC

36
votes

Take advantage of z/OS SRB performance boost during GEOPARM reload

When performin reload of GOEPARM, for instance when needing to deactivate a PPRC link my customer experiences a high spike of CPU in all CECs causing in some cases service impact to very responsetime ...

Uncommitted Candidate

GDPS

36
votes

Support folders in iACS session manager

Provide the ability to create folders & sub-folders in the iACS session manager to allow better organization of display & printer sessions.

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM i

33
votes

Spectrum Protect Plus ability to offload historical Data

We need the ability to offload historical data to ICOS. The customer had an environment backing up for approximately 12 months before ICOS was implemented and we started offloading. The customer wante...

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Family


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