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Cluster statistics utility - queue and thread monitoring
A utility is required that logs queue usage on each node in a Sterling Integrator cluster The utility should track queue usage over time by node and for each node be able to provide statistics (eg. average, min, max, count) for a time period on: Q...
Automated pausing of node monitoring.
Automated pausing feature needs to be developed to automatically pause/suspend monitoring of mutiple Connect:Direct node groups during datacetner swithover/failover. WIthin automated process individual nodes or node groups must be configurable. Th...
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...
Allow Admin User To Act As Non-Admin User
As a Control Center admin, I can see all activity while signed in with my own credentials. To troubleshoot incidents for other users, it is advantageous to sign in with the same credentials they have so that I can see things from their points of v...
Contol Center needs to have a contingency synchronization function
Control Center needs to have a configuration synchronization feature that keeps all of the non-server specific configuration items in sync with a contingency instance of SCC that is not running but shares a synchronized database. Manually copying ...
Configuration management should have an approval process for changes
There should be an approval process built into SCC for making changes with the Configure Servers functions. Adding an optional hook to make a call to a change management system for validation would be even better. The change process should include...
Dynamic content and recipient for SCC email based Actions
A B2Bi process has an onFault which sets some email content in process data , and a second assign sets the email recipient . SCC should be able to use these bits of data to dynamically create the alert email.
FileGatewayDeliverFTP business process failure not generating alerts in Sterling Control Center
->FileGatewayDeliverFTP business process failure not generating alerts in Sterling Control Center Comments from IBM: Control Center does not monitor system level BPs, and that is by design. The customer can open an enhancement if they desire an...
Sterling Control Center does not show the process number of a Sterling Integrator business process
Sterling Control Center does not display the Connect:Direct process numbers from a Sterling Integrator business process going through the CDSA. This is because the process number is actually not passed from Sterling Integrator to Control Center. T...
Externalize the ability to add/remove users from IBM Control Center without giving full admin authority
Need the ability in Control Center to create a group that has the authority to add/remove users but does not have the ability to make other changes in Control Center. This currently does not exist in the product, as in order to be able to grant us...
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