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Number of votes Request headline and description

151
votes

Add recovery function for REWIND/LOCATE failure on tape job.

System: z/OS Actor : user needing stronger fault tolerance Description: One of the reason why our customer uses z/OS is its storng fault tolerance. Especially, in multi-path einvironment they expect...

Uncommitted Candidate

z/OS

86
votes

Enhancement request for DS8K GUI/ESSNI to show end-to-end I/O latency for C...

As mentioned in the PMH, the I/O response time (System Latency (ms)) provided by the DSGUI of the DS8870 and DS8880 doesn't show correct end-to-end latency in CKD volumes environment, but unfortunatel...

Under Consideration

IBM DS8000

74
votes

AIX command to replace "echo cvai | kdb -script" and "echo vfcs | kdb -scri...

I often use the following commands to help me determine (very quickly) which VIOS my AIX LPAR is "connected to" (in terms of disk). "echo cvai | kdb -script" (For VSCSI) "echo vfcs | kdb -script" (F...

Submitted

IBM AIX

70
votes

Native tape control - Offlload to Tape without Spectrum Protect

Our internal teams and Business Partners have been working to position Spectrum Protect Plus (SPP) to either existent and new clients but there is a commom claim that for new clients, it is absolutely...

Submitted

Spectrum Protect Family

54
votes

Customer strongly need Ap...

Submitted

IBM App Connect

42
votes

User/owner name should be again a part of the backup information (ISP Serve...

After upgrading the ISP Client from 7.1.x to Version 8.1.8, the configuration on the DB2 Server is not compatible anymore. The instance owner as user is not presented on the Spectrum protect server ba...

Submitted

Spectrum Protect Family

40
votes

ARM Support on Spectrum S...

Declined

Spectrum Scale (formerly known as GPFS) - Private ...

38
votes

DB2 on zLinux backup & restore

Request for Spectrum Protect Plus to backup and restore DB2 databases running under zLinux

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Family

38
votes

To be able to specify the destination vios in the commands rrstartlpar and ...

To be able to specify the destination vios in the commands rrstartlpar and migrlpar, since, if in a same Power there are more than 1 pair of vios, these commands verify if the vlan's of the partition...

Delivered

Power Hardware Management Console

33
votes

API to extract username from LTPA token

SPM (Social Program Management) is a large JEE enterprise application in IBM Watson Health. It is not a SaaS product. Customer can host SPM either on-prem or on Cloud; currently only on traditional vi...

Uncommitted Candidate

WebSphere Application Server

31
votes

F8 to recall commands like F9 does on 5250 Command line but in the opposite...

This is a really simple request, one so basic I'm almost embarrassed to ask but it has been irritating me now for over 30 years so please bear with me ;-) I believe that from day one of OS/400 you ha...

Delivered

IBM i

30
votes

support externally described programs and service programs

Program objects (*PGMs, *MODULEs, *SRVPGMs) should support "reflection" so that the interface(s) are "visible" so that it is no longer necessary to hand code and maintain "/COPY book members" (1960s t...

Submitted

IBM i

30
votes

EJB Sessions should be renewable especially when running exposed Human Serv...

We would like to be able to renew an EJB Session for a user. Increasing the timeout as described here ‘https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR50708' is not possible, as with many users t...

Under Consideration

IBM Business Process Manager

29
votes

Add Exit Point for *SSHD

Add an exit point to *SSHD for logon validation that would enable rejection of the ssh connection by UserID and/or IP address.

Under Consideration

IBM i

27
votes

Spectrum Protect Plus file level backup/recovery for physical servers

ISPP needs a feature for backup/restore of files/filesystems for physical servers similar to the feature set of a IBM Spectrum Protect BA client

Planned for Future Release

Spectrum Protect Family


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