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Number of votes Request headline and description

72
votes

Add SmartDR control functions to SRDF file sets for PowerHA

Currently we have customer applications which have servers with PowerHA installed using SVC SAN storage. I am managing the migration from SVC SAN storage to EMC PMAX SAN Storage which includes a new f...

Under Consideration

PowerHA

46
votes

GLVM for 3 locations (sides)

Currently GLVM only support 2 sides. However, the LVM is able to manage 3 copies. Specially for IBM Cloud environments it is required to get GLVM to support 3 sides. So that the full capability of the...

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM AIX

41
votes

Tunable options to reduce failover time of ESS when one of the IO servers f...

In 1H 2020, Korea team has made significant growth in ESS business. However it is noteworthy that business of our competitors have grown together. This is the evidence that market for fie storage is g...

Uncommitted Candidate

Elastic Storage Server (ESS)

38
votes

HMC should provide Disk UDID in Topology view and REST API

When querying the "lshwres -r virtualio --rsubtype fc --level lpar -Ftopology -m <system name>" command, the virtual storage connections of the LPARs are displayed. For a storage connection via virtua...

Under Consideration

Power Hardware Management Console

36
votes

Spectrum CDM Deployment on MS Hyper-V Virtualization

We're working with LULU for their SAP HANA requirement and proposing Spectrum CDM to fulfill their App/DB consistent snapshots for the mentioned retention period here Every 2 hours snapshot for Prod ...

Uncommitted Candidate

Spectrum Protect Snapshot

36
votes

design requirement to have DFSMSdss check the status of the GDS once the CO...

Design requirement to have DFSMSdss check the status of the GDS once the COPY is completed to ensure that the status has not changed from the status it had prior to the target being allocated. Since ...

Uncommitted Candidate

z/OS

34
votes

HTTPS Server Profile in z/OSMF Server GUI for Incident Log task to Transfer...

Currently it is possible to send diagnostic data to IBM using z/OSMF Incident Log task. In z/OSMF Settings, options exist to define FTP Servers profiles that we can use for example when using Incident...

Uncommitted Candidate

z/OS

33
votes

GDPS command to refresh XML Options/Scripts

In GDPS v4.2+, the Options & Scripts have moved from PDB UET entries to XML files in the NetView STC's GEODEF DD. If one updates these files, the only way to refresh the in-storage copies is manually...

Under Consideration

GDPS

32
votes

GDPS Monitoring of Path Availability to Metro Mirror secondary Devices

Availability of channel paths to Metro Mirror secondary devices is crucial in the context of a GDPS HyperSwap. Currently it is possible even with a GDPS planned HyperSwap to swap from devices connect...

Under Consideration

GDPS

31
votes

GDPS MGM Support for FC1 Incremental Flashcopy

This customer's implemented on October 10th , GDPS MGM Global , with three sites and a fourth copy FC1. They are doing the Flashcopy every day and they are complaining about the time to complete the f...

Under Consideration

GDPS

31
votes

Extent buffer for Omegamon CICS Application Trace Facility

Extent of the task's trace buffer because the OMEGAMON CICS ATF uses a maximum of 32K for a task's trace buffers; if the trace data exceeds that it will wrap around and reuse from the beginning.

Uncommitted Candidate

OMEGAMON for CICS on z/OS

30
votes

Allow CBU real activation during CBU test

Allow CBU real activation during CBU test.

Uncommitted Candidate

Z and LinuxONE Systems Hardware

28
votes

PowerVC - attachment of all components using SSH keys

In PowerVC only storage and NovaLink has the possibility to attach them using SSH keys. For the other components, such as HMCs and fabrics it's only possible to use user/password. PowerVC should supp...

Submitted

PowerVC

28
votes

Spectrum Scale performance data collection with non root user in Spectrum C...

When Spectrum Scale/ESS storage is added using non root user, performance data shows "Not Supported". Only root user can pull performance data in current design. There have been some requirement usin...

Uncommitted Candidate

IBM Spectrum Control

28
votes

allow non-key8 REXX callers to use SDSF

We have customers who used SDSF in REXX programs running in our key4 application. However, now they encounter a s0c4 abend in ISFINITC doing a MVCDK, apparently after APAR PI43902 (?)

Planned for Future Release

z/OS


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