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Add "IDOC Number" field in Inflight for document search and reporting purposes

Customer wants IBM to add "IDOC Number" field in InFlight portal for searching their SAP outbound documents and also make it available in reports (outbound & summary reports). Typically we update IDOC number from translation map in one of the ...
6 days ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Mapping & Translation 0 Submitted

Option to include Associated Data file in the Enhanced Reporting Notification (ERN) Emails

We are currently sending metadata and translation error report only in ERN emails. Customer wants us to include input data file that caused failures as one of the file attachments in ERN emails. This will help their support team to look at the inp...
11 days ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Alerting/Notifications 0 Submitted

Ability to trigger Status Message and Email Notification based on Protocol Delivery Event

Customer wants IBM to trigger status message generation and email notification based on protocol delivery eventsAS2 - trigger status message (success & failure) and email alerts based on positive & negative MDN'sOFTP2 - trigger status mess...
10 days ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Communication Protocols 0 Submitted

Ability to HOLD data at IBM during customer's maintenance window and RELEASE it after maintenance (SAP ALE Connections)

Couple of protocols like CD allows IBM to HOLD inbound data during customer's maintenance/outage window and release it when their system is back to normal. We don't have similar "HOLD" mechanism with other protocols like SAP ALE adapter. For Proto...
11 days ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Communication Protocols 0 Submitted

First Message Success Notification from Production Environment

Customer wants IBM to generate "First message success" notification - first successfully processed message via production is generating the success notification (to the pre-configured business users) and then it is turned off automatically
10 days ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Alerting/Notifications 0 Submitted

Build "Mass Data Compare Tool" that can handle comparing any payload formats in bulk

Customer wants IBM to compare their post translated data between SCBN outputs and outputs from their on-premise systems. They want to pump 3-4 months worth of data via new solution and have all those files compared against similar outputs from the...
10 days ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Onboarding 0 Submitted

Add support for HTTPS Content-Type: multipart/form-data

IBM Support states that the below is unsupported by SI: curl -X POST "https://$address/api/files" \ -H "Accept: application/json" \ -H "Content-Type: multipart/form-data" \ -H "Authorization: 550f9407-146a-4542-bdfb-428acbd558f3" \ -F "file=@...
2 days ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Usability 0 Submitted

Require sequential number/counter that resets every day

Customer requires a new sequential counter that resets every day. They use this counter in the data content as well as in file names. This counter reset should be configurable based on timezone and accessed by maps as well as routing rules
15 days ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Mapping & Translation 1 Submitted

Conditional Runtask/Runjob

We need to execute processes after receiving files from clients, today this process depends on the client adding the command we need to execute in its transmission process. This is done via runtask and runjob and works well, however when we need t...
6 minutes ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 0 Submitted

Schedulers - Filtering by date and time

In case it is required to create a shortage in the system, a filtering functionality (from date/time, to date/time) will be very useful allowing you to identify the schedulers impacted on the period of time defined.
2 days ago in WebM MFT 0 Submitted