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299
votes

*ESCAPE messages for SAVLIB

We have received MONMSG for CPF3795 in every SAVLIB running in our CL program: https://ecurep.mainz...

Declined

IBM i

78
votes

Allow use of RPG constants in embedded SQL

When a constant is defined in RPG, allow that constant to be used in embedded SQL statements so that the value of the constant does not have to be hard coded in the SQL statement. Allow the constant ...

Submitted

IBM i

59
votes

Concurrent microcode upgrade support for storages connecting to z/VSE

We have a request for concurrent microcode upgrade for DS8K storage connects to z/VSE systems. The customer applications on z/VSE is critical and so difficult to keep long-time stop window for hardwa...

Uncommitted Candidate

z/VSE

42
votes

Proxy Support for Spectrum Protect Operation Center

Possiblilty to configure Spectrum Protect Operation Center (hub instance) to use a http/https proxy server for downloading client packages used for the client autodeployment feature.

Submitted

Spectrum Protect Family

42
votes

CES support on SLES 12 SP3 Little Endian

Recompile the CES packages to support SLES 12 SP3 on Power 8 and newer processors. There is already support in place for RHEL, but some customers are using SLES as their primary OS primarily due to SA...

Declined

Spectrum Scale (formerly known as GPFS) - Public R...

39
votes

Manual client package import for Operation Center client deployment

Possibility for a manual import of client packages which can be used by the Spectrum Protect Operation Center to update clients.

Submitted

Spectrum Protect Family

39
votes

IBM Redbooks for IBM Spectrum Protect / IBM SpectrumProtect Plus

There are no longer IBM Redbooks for this product available. The education budget was shrinked and the Admin Guide was removed. Where should customers get information how to work with this product

Submitted

Spectrum Protect Family

34
votes

Tolerant Reading web service requesters

Put elements not known by a SOAP/XML web service requester in their XML form in a separate container and do not validate if the the elements are defined. Only map those elements that are known.

Declined

CICS Transaction Server

34
votes

PowerVC Support With NetApp Storage

Banking customer has deployed NetApp (FAS8080) storage with AFF & FAS controllers. Currently CBS is deployed on AFF. And they are evaluating IBM Power8 E880 Systems for Core banking Software (Finacle ...

Submitted

PowerVC

34
votes

IT department : Jose Carlos Alves

we need to change the MTU from 1500 to 1450 in our DR HMC ( external network) and also this HMC is connect internally and locally to a p770 p7+ (FSP2) in DR site and also to a 2x E870 production serve...

Submitted

Power Hardware Management Console

32
votes

Change RPG compiler to require prototypes for exported procedures

With 7.1 the compiler was changed to not require prototypes for procedures of a RPG module. While that change is great for local procedures, it is really bad for exported procedures, because the compi...

Submitted

IBM i

32
votes

Modern ILE C++ Compiler (at least C++11) and future support

We need a modern ILE C++ compiler (at least C++11). Furthermore this compiler should be frequently updated within a IBM i release. In order to be able to provide our software long term for the IBM i p...

Submitted

IBM i

32
votes

CTDB Enhancement 50/5000 to ensure an uninterrupted upgrade to new Release ...

The problem with the SMB upgrade is with the data shared between the protocol nodes. It is not tied to the protocol version used between SMB clients and the protocol nodes. Samba stores internal data ...

Submitted

Spectrum Scale (formerly known as GPFS) - Public R...

31
votes

SQL prompting in ACS

The new SQL tool in ACS make so much more sense than the old STRSQL - however, the prompt feature from the STRSQL where schemas, tables, columns can be selected from drop-down to construct SQL statem...

Under Consideration

IBM i

29
votes

RDi Lite, RDi Premium

RDi Lite, RDi Pro, RDi Premium versions needed

Under Consideration

Developer for Power Systems


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