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Queued Process Monitor needs to be updated

There are instances where the queued process monitor shows processes that are sometimes days old. There should be a way to ensure that processes in the Queued Processes are actually running.
almost 3 years ago in Control Center / Performance / Usability 0 Future consideration

JSON Support for Agents/Integration Servers

Be able to consume a JSON message via Agents and Integration Server. Currently only XML Messages are consumed. Similar to APIs we should be able to consume JSON messages.
almost 3 years ago in Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 1 Future consideration

Enhancement to Server Inventory Report - Add File Agent version

I think it would be useful if the version of File Agent that is being used for a Connect Direct server (Windows or UNIX) be displayed on this report as well. Especially for Connect Direct Windows because File Agent is still a separate component.
almost 3 years ago in Control Center / Reporting 0 Future consideration

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...
almost 3 years ago in Connect:Direct 1 Not under consideration

Add Release notes for 6.X in the format of 5.X

The Link - https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/SS3JSW_5.2.0/nav_container_topics/sub_overview_release_notes.html used to provide complete details on what is changing in the version but for 6.X there is no update as such. This will help ...
almost 3 years ago in B2B Integrator / Documentation 0 Is a defect

Ext Events Notification should link to the event

When there is a notification for a new 'External Event', a hyperlink is there on the notification, but it does not take to the event or anywhere (basically hyperlink on ExternalEvent notification not working) This leaves the user to figure out h...
almost 3 years ago in Supply Chain Insights 0 Future consideration

USE OF -F OR -FILE PARAMETER SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED IF USING THE THIRD PARAMETER IN THE GET() FUNCTION AS SEEN IN ITX 9.0.0.2

On ITX 9.0.0.3, the document says, The -FILE command is optional on input cards and GET rules. (For example, the workbook name is not required if a map uses the File adapter to read an Excel workbook and passes the data in memory to the Excel adap...
almost 3 years ago in Transformation Extender / WTX Maps & Type Trees 1 Is a defect

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...
almost 3 years ago in Connect:Direct / Security 1 Planned for future release

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.
almost 3 years ago in Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 4 Future consideration

ICC Needs a mechanism not to restart whenever , user partner/user trustkey/public cert is checked in to ICC keystore

have enabled ICC SSL for java console to access with 58081.Steps used to performFrom ICC1.Created key store, created selfsign certificate and extracted cert in.arm format using ikeyman tool.2.Created trust key3.Ran configCC and provided paths for ...
almost 3 years ago in Control Center / Administration & Configuration 0 Not under consideration