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Display actual time instead of elapsed time for recent completed transfers
When trying to pinpoint when a transfer happened for troubleshooting, or any other reason, it would be a lot better if the time was displayed instead of 47 minutes ago or 2 hours ago...
Add Window Tolerance in Minutes capability
Currently in Control Center slc window tolerance, the value is in hours. Although a window tolerance of zero can be selected, a user may want a tolerance that is less than one hour, but not zero. There may be a need to monitor a file for timelines...
Ability to handle all queued process at one time.
Today in ICC when files queued up in "Queued process" It need to be handled manually to move to completed process. Then the process would be eligible for purging. Latest version of ICC 126.96.36.199 will allow user to handle queued process / page. If cu...
Add the ability to remove trusted certificates from Connect Direct Secure + managed servers using Control Center
Currently, Control Center allows the user to import a trusted certificate. However, it would be extremely beneficial if the authorized user could also remove unneeded or expired certificates using Control Center.
Control Center - Self Performance Monitoring
We can monitor log files to account for this shortcoming to catch it while it is occurring, however, we would ideally be using the monitoring built in to application (Control Center) to discern when the application is in a distressed state.
Sterling Control Center Having an alert on unhandled alerts
Can Control Center generate an alert if a previous alert is not marked as handled if x amount of time has expired?
Control Center Email Action Ehancement
I recently learned that in a Control Center email action, if the body of the email action is left blank, it will return all of the available variables for the rule parameters you have set. I did some testing where I removed all of the variables I ...
Control Center Web Console Select Statistics Returning Oldest Data in Database
Web console version of Control Center, when selecting statistics for a server, returns (attempts) all of the statistics for the server selected by default during the initial selection. Our environment holds 90 days of data, and the delay in return...
Control Center List processes in Rules
In an environment like ours, we have numerous file transmissions that are monitored by Control Center. There are several process names that we ignore by having a rule where the action = no operation. One option is to build multiple rules that are ...
Have Control Center be able to monitor alternate IP addresses for CD fail over servers
Currently when a CD server is defined on Control Center only one IP address can be listed. We have some failover servers where the name of the Connect Direct is the same, but if the primary goes down and the failover comes up, Control Center canno...
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