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IBM CoC Extract - Configure extract at different timing

IBM CoC Extract feature is used to extract data from below tables: a) DATAEXTR_INVITM b) DATAEXTR_RESERVS Would like to schedule extract for DATAEXTR_RESERVS table at 1 PM UTC and DATAEXTR_INVITM table extract at 8 PM UTC. As per IBM Support Team,...
over 2 years ago in Self Service Tool 0 Future consideration

Auto alert facility when an adapter or any component is down.

Hi IBM Team, As of today, there is no alerting functionality in SSP or SEAS if an important component or adapter is down. Would be good if some default error reporting via different channels like email etc. could be incorporated in the Production.
over 2 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Reporting / Usability 1 Planned for future release

Adding 997 Ack status report on SPE which covers all status along with ExtraInfo1 and ExtraInfo2 data fields

As per the existing BPN Reporting we have multiple options to pull reports including the Externalinfo1, Externainfo2 fields reports which covers the Ackstatus of the outbound files including the success, failures and overdue. I have attached a scr...
over 2 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Alerting/Notifications 0 Not under consideration

A z/OS callable stub to aid program development and test.

Business use of programs developed internally or by third parties or IBM may require load and execution during IPL or program load. The problem is the acquired storage address may change which which present difficulties in setting needed debug SLI...
over 2 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network 1 Not under consideration

Adding ExtraInfo1 and ExtraInfo2 onto SPE reports

I can see that the existing BPN Reports has options for running reports to get the ExteraInfo1 and ExtraInfo2 reports but the SPE Reporting has not been given with this option. We need this information as we are storing some of the important det...
over 2 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Alerting/Notifications 0 Not under consideration

ConnectDirect to throw message when it gets hung.

If ConnectDirect is hung there is no way to tell if it is, there must be a heartbeat check to confirm if NDM is healthy.
over 2 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 1 Not under consideration

To authenticate users/applications based on the Certificates rather than using userid and passwords

Currently, Any user trying to access NDM has to logon with userid and password either manually or via batch jobs. In order to avoid clear text passwords, Users can be authenticated based on certificates.
over 2 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Not under consideration

CX/ZOS Possibility to swap the logging so it is not increasing indefinitely

In CX/ZOS, the SYSLOG and other ddnames are increasing indefinitely. If they are Sysouts, which is convenient, this can cause Spool problems. It would be great to have the possibility to swap them, as Z/OS offers it for the ddnames JESMSGLG and JE...
over 2 years ago in Sterling Connect:Express / Administration & Configuration 1 Not under consideration

IP + User_Id whitelisting

SSP supports IP or User_Id whitelisting only but not a combo ( IP + User_id). We need to ability to whitelist IPs for a given User_id. This way, if a rouge employee left the firm but carries the user_id credential, he can't login from other locati...
over 2 years ago in Sterling Secure Proxy / Security 1 Future consideration

Customer data is stored in the dedicated instance of the mongodb

Telstra Security Operations - Risk Assessment Rating Medium Solution hypervisor and storage is not dedicated to Telstra. The application and VM's and a separate instance of mongo db are dedicated to Telstra but the hypervisor and IBM cloud object ...
over 2 years ago in Supply Chain Insights / Data Management 1 Not under consideration