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Connect:Direct ZOS Support for UTF-8 BOM and FB (Fixed Block) format
Cutomer evaluating Connect:Direct on Windows and ZOS feedback that Connect:Direct does not support UTF-8 BOM and VB to FB format. Customer compares C:D to their current MFT solution that already supports this encoding conversions out of box. Custo...
Add cipher support
Need to connect to a wide variety of Customers.
TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CCM (0xC0,0x9D)TLS_DHE_RSA_WITH_AES_128_CCM (0xC0,0x9E)TLS_DHE_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CCM (0xC0,0x9F)TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_128_CCM_8 (0xC0,0xA0)TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CCM_8 (0xC0,0xA1)TLS...
Added support of Windows 2019 for SterlingConnectDirectFTPPlus-Window
Currently, The SterlingConnectDirectFTPPlus-Window is supported until Windows 2012 Server. There is a plan to introduce support for Windows 2019 early next year, and I would like to request support as soon as possible.
Installation of C:D on CentOs
Please add another tool/command to UNIX Connect:Direct : NDMPING which exists on TANDEM Connect:Direct, however not on UNIX Connect:Direct
Please add another tool/command to UNIX Connect:Direct : NDMPING which exists on TANDEM Connect:Direct, however not on UNIX Connect:Direct. It is useful to have NDMPING on UNIX Connect:Direct to help CD Administrators to complete a validation test...
Passwordless login in CDWS
Our connect-direct node is using a passwordless unix user for communicating with our partners node (snode).
As of right now (v 18.104.22.168) the Connect:Direct WebServices GUI is requiring password in order to login on our node. There seems to be no w...
Make the version info in the banner of the CLI commands (direct, ndmcli, ...) & GUIs consult a file in the install tree
We have received several security findings because CD gives version details that will allow hackers info on how to hack the software.
Ability to rename a windows server nodename or add an additional "alias" node name of sorts
In our environment we came up with the decision to use an alias node naming convention, where our customers create an alias address for a Connect Direct server i.e alias-name.domain.com. We take the alias-name part and use that as the Connect Dire...
Allow for search on File Names (src, dest) in Unix / Linux
This is a great functionality and already present in CD for Windows.
Can we please get the same functionality in Unix/Linux
SLES 15 on z support for Direct Connect
Requested by SLES team for client Evertec
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