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File Agent doesn’t support Certificate-based authentication, it will be difficult for us to manage the passwords on File Agent authentications.

We have around 35,000 Connect:Direct nodes and File Agents will be deployed across all the stores. We have a password policy where the passwords are going to expire every 90 days, Maintenance of these many nodes will be a tedious task. Switching t...
over 3 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 2 Delivered

Allow for an upload of the CD export as text file for defining rules

Connect Direct Administration, File Agent Configuration: There is no business justification for the time needed to rebuild a ser file should it ever become corrupt. The File agent configuration has a nice feature to export to text. However the o...
over 3 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 5 Delivered

Add appl.id & policy.id PasswordExit parameters to Functional Authorities

Currently Password Exit feature for Connect Direct for Windows allows to specify "passwrod.exit.appl.id" & "password.exit.policy.id" only in the "Initparms" section. The aim is to add more granularity to the configuration and provide an option...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 2 Delivered

Make the Connect Direct Agent component an option to be installed if the installer chooses to do so

Not sure what version of Connect Direct UNIX this was introduced, but I have noticed in Connect Direct 6.0 +, it automatically installs the Connect Direct Agent component and the Agent is in a started state. This needs to become an option during i...
almost 3 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 3 Delivered

Signon from Connect:Direct Fileagent with JCU-File

We have hundreds of fileagents running and every time the passport changes on the target server were Connect:Direct resides we have an enormous effort.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 1 Delivered

Enhance Windows Connect:Direct Requester Application to allow granting granular permissions to Windows C:D nodes.

Allow Read Only, Update or No Access permissions to:• Netmap• Initparms• Functional Authorities• User Proxies o Change Current Passwords o Add New
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 1 Delivered

Connect Direct File Agent for Windows: Lock configurator if in use by another user.

In our shop, sometime two or more people could be making updates to the same File Agent configuration. Currently one users change may not actually get implemented if the configuration is open or updated by another user. It would be great if there ...
almost 4 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 2 Delivered

Connect Direct for zOS v5.1 DGASECUR macro should control Secure+ access via the IUI as well as via Sterling Control Center

V5.1 of Sterling Connect Direct (C:D)implemented controls on access to Secure+ within the DGASECUR macro. This control does not work for users who are accessing C:D via the IUI. I am informed the control applies only to access from Sterling Contro...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS / Administration & Configuration 1 Delivered

Multiple SMTP listeners for Connect Direct File Agent needed

Please add an enhancement to File Agent so that multiple SMTP listener addresses can be added. Currently only one can be entered even though the space for the entry looks like it would accept more. This is also needed if the File Agent is monitore...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 7 Delivered

Request to remove the limit of 17 characters for the User ID at the adjacent node on C:D HP NonStop System

We are faced with a situation where for reasons beyond our control, we must use the domain name with the user (example: fa_45lmo99@hello_it_sourcompany.production.com).As part of a large-scale project with dozens of C:D interfaces running on HPNS,...
almost 3 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 2 Delivered