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Number of votes Request headline and description

100
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

93
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...

Submitted

IBM AIX

87
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

75
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 ...

Submitted

IBM AIX

53
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

46
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

43
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

39
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

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

35
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

32
votes

sendmail compiled with SASL support

Need to interface with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Simple E-mail Service (SES), which requires login credentials / authentication to be encrypted. Neither sendmail or sendmail_ssl are currently compile...

Planned for Future Release

IBM AIX

30
votes

Snapshot and volume management improvements

A recent sale to a non-IBM customer has shown just how poor our basic management capabilities are within the GUI. We were compared to their 5 year old Nimble array and we did not stand up well.

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM FlashSystem 9000, 7000 and 5000

30
votes

IBM i V7R1 request for S914 and S924 Support Also

It was announced that IBM i V7R1 will be supporting the S922 and E980 beginning Nov 20, 2020. Multiple partners and clients in the US and Canada have asked why the S914 and S924 are excluded as they ...

Declined

IBM i

30
votes

Ability to Configure Header in 3.8 Platform

Platform 3.8 locks down the ability to rebrand the IBM TRIRIGA product as our own. We also previously had a logo image that we could upload that took 2/3 of the bar - we placed our proprietary instru...

Planned for Future Release

IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform

29
votes

Increasing Security and Control for FTP JES Interface

Provide mechanisms for disabling and restricting the use of the FTP JES interface. Add a JESINTERFACELEVEL=0 option in configuration file FTP.DATA to prohibit FTP users from interfacing with JES. All...

Uncommitted Candidate

z/OS Communications Server


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