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65
votes

Non-Stop TRAN and PSB

Customer requests Non-Stop TRAN and PSB to avoid DFS065 and U0456. IMS stops transaction when transaction abend occurs. Following transactions are not processed and DFS065 message is sent back to th...

Under Consideration

IMS Transaction Manager

51
votes

Need support for vSphere Exclude VM tags in Plus

Customer has a huge number of vCenters supported currently by SP4VE and has invested in SP4VE plugin and tagging including using vSphere tagging to exclude VMs. Plus will limit this customer from mov...

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Family

50
votes

Integrate Spectrum Protect authentication with existing accounts in LDAP se...

Today, with Spectrum Protect, if we are using LDAP servers like Tivoli Directory Server, SP will create 2 OU's: Administrators and Nodes and also create CN's of each Administrator ID under it. It will...

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Family

41
votes

ARM Support on Spectrum S...

Declined

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

33
votes

Improve FFDC for GDPS

In the case TS002648540, the log and trace data from GDPS did not provide enough details to track down the root cause of the problem. We could not always have the DEBUG ON in GDPS to capture additiona...

Under Consideration

GDPS

30
votes

SQL drop if exists

Please provide an IF EXISTS option on the DROP statement. For tables we have a CREATE OR REPLACE CONSTRUCT, however this isn't available for indexes/views/procedures... While a compound statement wo...

Submitted

IBM i

30
votes

DataPower - Enhance the Log Action object to send header values in the INPU...

In the current state, the Log Action object doesn't send the INPUT header values (such as Client IP address) to the destination. So the downstream components do not have visibility in to some key INPU...

Submitted

IBM DataPower Gateways

28
votes

Support for more than 5 p...

Declined

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

27
votes

CLOB Pointers in RPG Not Working

RPG A calls RPG B, passing pointer to CLOB. RPG B receives pointer, and uses it as base for CLOB there. Both compile. Both execute with no bombs. But based CLOB in RPG B does not reflect data in C...

Submitted

IBM i

27
votes

SMF30 EXCP record disable option for reducing user high private storage

When over Hundred thousand DD name were allocated dynamically, the High private storage subpool 230 was growth infinitely. Our SMFPRMxx is SUBSYS(STC,NODETAIL) SUBSYS(STC,NOINTERVAL), and DDCONS(YES...

Declined

z/OS

26
votes

Introduce "generic" full & easily machine parsable output for AIX commands

Command part of "list" category (lsvg, lslv, lssyscfg, lsdev, lsattr, ....) provide the entry point to capture configuration of AIX OS. Allowing all theses kind of commands to provide "full & easily m...

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM AIX

26
votes

GDPS 4.1 Missing FlashCopy Devices Information

The information from VPCPFCSO panel does not provide the device number of the tertiary copy which is what we are interested in. Under GDPS 3.14, we can obtain the tertiary DASD info from GDPS under FC...

Uncommitted Candidate

GDPS

25
votes

Add RPGLE Compile option to not debug embedded sql

It would ease debugging if we could compile programs with compile option DBGVIEW(*NOSQLSRC) No SQL source. This would skip over all embedded sql statements but still would allow them to run.

Submitted

IBM i

25
votes

be able to switch to LDAP group if same-named BPM group already exists (wit...

The current requirement to delete the BPM security group before the same-named LDAP group can be recognized is too destructive: • The deleted security group also might have been a nested group for so...

Under Consideration

IBM Business Process Manager

24
votes

AIX Fast I/O error recovery on redundant storage environment

There are many redundancy solutions for robust disk I/O availability - redundant HBAs, redundant SAN switches and redundant storage system. After apply IJ10537(included in AIX 7.2 TL2 SP3), almost 12...

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM AIX


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