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Number of votes Request headline and description

153
votes

TWS High Availability

We are working with high availability in the customer's datacenter, so tests were done with TWS simulating an lpar outage where TWS was active in a sysplex. The standby controller takes over work corr...

Planned for Future Release

IBM Z Workload Scheduler

111
votes

Dynamically editable min/max fields when LPAR gets shut down

When you are on a partitions memory configuration section and the partition is running you can only change the allocated value and the min/max values are greyed out. When the partition is then shut ...

Submitted

Power Hardware Management Console

91
votes

RMF Monitor I Device activity should report about devices that were offline...

System: z/OS USER which uses RMF Actor: User needing RMF Monitor I Device activity report enhancement Description: RMF is a commonly used product on z/OS platform for reporting system resource such...

Uncommitted Candidate

z/OS

73
votes

IMS ABEND at IRLM ABEND in non-XRF and non-FDBR IMS

In case of IRLM abend, IMS closes and stops all opened DBs and DEDB areas. It takes a while to close and stop these databases, therefore certain period of time is needed to recover from the outage. Fo...

Submitted

IMS System Services

69
votes

Limit IRLM lock timeout function only to IFP regions

In Japan, most of the bank customers use application framework called SAIL which is a GBS Japan's asset, running in their production core banking systems. It runs as MPP for SAIL control regions and I...

Submitted

IMS System Services

69
votes

Keyword 'ALL' needed for /DIS STATUS command

Current /DIS STATUS command can be issued without any keywords (/DIS STATUS.),  which can result in massive output message for all IMS resources generated to WTO. This affects system operator's operat...

Declined

IMS System Services

53
votes

DS8K Logical Configuration backup & restore functionality

Hello, I would like to ask to implement IBM as a vendor supported way to create backup about DS8K storage's logical configuration, with option to restore it. The configuration backup should be possibl...

Under Consideration

IBM DS8000

46
votes

ELM session timeout interval should start counting up from user's last acce...

Currently, without this feature, users may be suddenly interrupted by session timeout login panel, and their input on the halfway will be lost. This issue dissatisfy users so much. But with this fea...

Submitted

ELM Common Services

37
votes

Need support of Hybrid Network in PowerVC

We need support of Hybrid Network for High Speed adapter >= 100 GBE

Submitted

PowerVC

37
votes

Spectrum Protect Snapshot should recognize AIX LVM mirror setup after resto...

The customer operates multiple IBM Db2 databases on the AIX platform using LVM mirrored volumes. For performance reasons, specific LV to hdisk mappings are configured inside of the volume groups. Snap...

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Snapshot

35
votes

HOD v14.0.2. FTP client does not support the SECURE SESSION REUSE feature

HOD FTP Client is the most used FTP client in our environment. As we're using FTPS with TLS 1.2 at the moment, we couldn't use SECURE_SESSION_REUSE parameter with REQUIRED value, as HOD does not suppo...

Submitted

Host On Demand

34
votes

z14 - using zEDC to produce TRS file (SMF from dataset MAN)

Possibilty to send ZEDC file to Ecurep instead of TRS file

Submitted

Z and LinuxONE Systems Hardware

34
votes

Show list of changed resources before INGAMS REFRESH

When a new ACF is loaded it is not visible which changes will be activated when this ACF is refreshed. Especially on a production system this is an unwanted situation. Therefor we've made our own rexx...

Under Consideration

Z System Automation

33
votes

Message which indicates if ICSF is available at CICS startup

CICS should write a message at startup indicating if SSL processing will be done via software or hardware.

Uncommitted Candidate

CICS Transaction Server

33
votes

Enable for storage pool utilizations three different threshold limits, whic...

Hello IBM-team, can you please enable for SVC storage pool utilizations three different threshold limits, which can set at the same time ? The goal is: generate warning events at three different stora...

Under Consideration

IBM Spectrum Virtualize / SAN Volume Controller


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