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IBM Navigator for i - Roadmap



The new Navigator for i provides many new functions and some that are new evolution of old favorites. This document lists the many functions in which customers have expressed interest for implementation in Navigator for i. It is our current plan to deliver these enhancements in future releases of IBM Navigator for i.
The page is meant for allowing customers to see where we acknowledge gaps in replacing heritage Navigator and portray plans to fill those gaps.
The page is not intended to reflect implementation plans for one Idea (new function or enhancement) over other Ideas.
To submit your Idea to IBM or vote for existing Ideas, go to


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New Navigator for i - future work

- Potential Functions and Enhancements for future releases 1

Function or Area Component Details to be added
Work Management
Active JVM Jobs
Include appropriate JVM actions
My Work
My Objects
My IFS Objects
Additional actions to be added
Performance - Performance Data Investigator (PDI) and more Investigate Data
Favorites and bookmarks
Charting Enhanced context filtering
Manage collections Save & restore
Configuration and Services
Tape Devices
Tape Support
PTF groups
Install, manage, and distribute PTFs
Authorization List
Additional actions
Network TCP/IP Servers - LDAP
LDAP tools
User-Defined Servers
Additional actions
IP Policies > Quality of Service
Network > Remote Access
File System IFS
Send File
View & Edit Files
Properties > Show Usage
Create Folder
Zip functions
Database All Db2 for i function is in Access Client Solutions (ACS)
Advanced Job Scheduler (AJS) continued deployment
BRMS BRMS User Interface Strategy

BRMS, and PowerHA are not available within New Nav at this time. 

1 All statements regarding IBM's future directions and intent are subject to change or withdrawn without notice and represent goals and objectives only.

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Modified date:
25 March 2024