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Number of votes Request headline and description

18
votes

IWS CPU usage improvement for ETT data set CLOSE events

Each IWS tracker subsystem on z/OS gets control during data set CLOSE processing in order to check, if this event is related to an ETT-defined data set (ETT = Event Triggered Tracking) in the EQQDSLST...

Uncommitted Candidate

7
votes

Centralized Update: Ability to change BACKUP_DIR, TMP_DIR and other paramet...

Have ability to specified parameters like BACKUP_DIR or TMP_DIR or launch pre-script to change theses values before start centralized update from DWC.

Submitted

7
votes

Critical job should part of error handler layout

The batch operators need an indication in the error handler layout, which job is most critical, so troubleshooting can be started with that one. If two or more jobs are very close with latest start t...

Submitted

6
votes

DWC - Filters Improvements

We have more than one team that manages the production environment and in most of the time each team takes care of a group of applications running under IWS. Using standards for Job, JobStream and Res...

Uncommitted Candidate

5
votes

Ability to Clean Direct Query History

Allow users the ability in the TDWC to remove saved queries in the Monitor Workload Tab. This is available in TdwcGlobalSettings.XML curently for ALL suers. This request is for allowing individual us...

Submitted

4
votes

Add run number check within MakePlan before locking DataBase

MakePlan process needs modification to perform check on previous day run number and new run number ensuring it has increased by 1. If the new run number does not reflect in database MakePlan should ab...

Submitted

4
votes

TWS Operator Comments Section for each job

While performing operations on jobs like say putting a job on hold, a section to capture operator comments is required. This helps when there are multiple shifts and handover of operations to next shi...

Submitted

4
votes

Additional Workstation Columns

Our operators are looking to have other column when viewing workstations. Workstation Unlinked Time Agent Running Stopped Time Writer Running Stopped Time

Submitted

3
votes

Support of Job stream definition in case that the Job stream specified by t...

When we create a Job stream definition by Composer create etc., if the Job stream which is specified by the parameter 'follows' is not defined, we cannot create the Job stream definition with error me...

Under Consideration

3
votes

No Operation

The No Operation field does not show up on the Plan List nor can it be seen on the Data Base in View Mode.

Submitted

3
votes

IWS/About specification change of message notification from MDM

User has troubled job management due to mailman down of Domain Manager. Case No : TS001488604. As a result of the analysis, the cause was found to be an overflow of the Domain Manager message file (. ...

Submitted

3
votes

Run Cycle - create "ByDay" yearly run cycle

We would like IWS have the ability to create yearly run cycles "BYDAY". An example is to run the 2nd Sunday of January every year. Similar to Monthly run cycle "FREQ=MONTHLY;INTERVAL=1;BYDAY=2SU" Thi...

Submitted

3
votes

Custom job flags

Have the ability to put user made flags against jobs on any workastation, in any job stream to be able to monitor these jobs in DWC filtering against this flag. Like the CRITICAL flag, but without pr...

Submitted

2
votes

Implement security for creating, modifying and removing ETT

IWS provited a detailed protection for the most objects via authority groups. Creating, modifying and removing ETTs in the database does not have similar security features as the authority groups impl...

Submitted

2
votes

Administrator permission should not be required on Windows

Programs such as conman and composer should not require Administrator permission on Microsoft Windows.

Submitted


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239 delivered


278 users
1690 votes
937 comments