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Number of votes Request headline and description

70
votes

Maintenance capabilities for vNIC Failover

In order to make preparations for maintenance activities (e.g. VIOS updates) more efficient in setups with vNIC failover, it would be helpful to have a new HMC capability that allows to switch all act...

Under Consideration

Power Hardware Management Console

47
votes

SPP Migrate Offloaded Data between different Cloud Providers

Spectrum Protect Plus should provide a functionality to migrate offloaded backups between cloud providers.

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Family

45
votes

AIX I/O error recovery ; Enhance EEH to RoCE adapter

System: Product Power Systems , FPGA Actor: enhance EEH to RoCE adapter Product FPGA on Power Systems is a commonly used expansion Unit that provides monitoring and error management of PICe adapter....

Declined

IBM AIX

42
votes

Change the performance adjuster algorithm

The performance adjuster algorithm looks only if the pool is paging but doesn't care if it has already free memory. This causes sometimes that a pool start stealing a lot of memory without using it. T...

Under Consideration

IBM i

40
votes

AIX Filesystem shrink monitoring and performance #chfs command

AIX filesystem shrink can take a significant length of time for a large shrink operation (hours). During this time the filesystem is frozen, impacting applications. There are no tools to monitor the p...

Under Consideration

IBM AIX

36
votes

Multi-Tab view in Run SQL Scripts

Could "Run SQL Scripts" feature present opened windows as tabs in the same Run SQL script window? It would be great if user could pick in configuration whether single or multi-tab approach is used b...

Under Consideration

IBM i

35
votes

Provide %InList Built In Function

Provide a new BIF %InList() or %OrList() to check if a variable's value exit in list.

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM i

35
votes

ESS Call Home - include monitoring and alerting for all components

Customer uses ESS in a data lake project and wants to make sure that all critical and or redundant components of a ESS System are monitored and reported via callhome in case of a failure. It is essent...

Under Consideration

Elastic Storage Server (ESS)

34
votes

ACS IFS Explorer - TreeSize-like functionality.

I can't seem to find a good and intuitive tool to get an overview of the IFS. It would be nice to able to look at eg. the root folder and see for each folder how many files/folders/bytes are in that f...

Under Consideration

IBM i

34
votes

Enhancement to SELECT

Currently there is no difference between a SELECT ... ENDSL block and an IF ... ELSEIF ... ENDIF block. I am not real sure why both are in the language. However, if the SELECT block had a "switched" f...

Under Consideration

IBM i

33
votes

Enabling "TRUE LOAD BALANCING" for SEAs in dual VIOS setup

Currently in a dual virtual I/O server setup with SEA load sharing configured, each SEA is configured with more than one underlying virtual trunk Ethernet adapter. During the handshaking phase b/w the...

Uncommitted Candidate

PowerVM

29
votes

Improve RSTAUT output and log

When restoring authorities it is often the case some cannot be restored. Checking exactly what hasn't been restored, is very time consuming. The RSTAUT command has no option for output to spool or fil...

Under Consideration

IBM i

29
votes

Need support of HMC CLI on Novalink

When moving from HMC to Novalink i have the problem that all my scripts i wrote over years for adding / changing and deleting LPARS are not working anymore because Novalink doenst nuderstand HMC CLI c...

Under Consideration

PowerVM NovaLink

27
votes

Add APAR id to Object_Statistics

When performing an upgrade one may want to find all commands which have had their defaults changed via CHGCMDDFT. If you do the DSPOBJD with *SERVICE details you can look at the APAR ID (ODAPAR). It ...

Submitted

IBM i

27
votes

SAN Tape Support in AIX LKU Live Kernel update

We using Spectrum protect LAN Free Backup with SAN NPIV Tapes for backup big Oracle SAP Databases fast. Currently there is no Live Kernel update possible because of the missing support of LKU with NPI...

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM AIX


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