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Connect:Direct with ability to connect to IBM Cloud Object Storage using API key and store files on COS
The request is mainly for providing capability in Connect:Direct for reading and writing files from IBM Cloud Object Storage and specifically by using API key while connecting to IBM COS from Connect:Direct.
C:D Installation in Google Cloud and ability to write directly to Google Storage
This enhancement is for the ability to write files directly to Google Cloud Storage using Connect Direct from any other connect direct platform. Also, guidance on C:D installation in Google Cloud in general
Updating Password automatically in the FileAgent
We are using CD version : IBM_CD_V4.3_UNIX_Linux_Red_Hat.
We need to install CD and FileAgent for our multiple internal BU servers.As you know - we need to use username and password for FileAgent. Please note that we are using common l...
Allow for Connect Direct service account to be non-interactive
For Windows servers we need the Connect Direct service account to be non-interactive (Per Windows functionality, the service account needs to perform a logging event to retrieve the properties (access/grants/rights) that the user has. For financia...
Support for Azure Blob Storage
Following our multi-cloud strategy the support for Blob Storage from Azure is important since Azure is one of the main players in public cloud, hence the native support for Azure Blob Storage is a request we have had from different customers.
Add TLS 1.3 Support to Connect:Direct for HPE Nonstop Platform
It was mentioned in HPE NonStop Forum that TLSv1.3 will be coming out later 2019 year. It was also mentioned by HPE that TLSv1.0 is a degraded security protocol and that HPE NonStop Client Applications running on X86 and Itanium Platform need to m...
Simple silent upgrade for Connect Direct Web Services
According to IBM Support, for Connect Direct Web Services software, SILENT UPGRADE option requires to provide few additional parameters to silentInstall.properties file (e.g. SSL_PORT, POSTGRESQL_PORT, POSTGRESQL_PASSWORD) in comparison to INTERA...
snode.work.path parameter for IBM Connect:Direct for Windows
The "snode.work.path" parameter is available in IBM Connect:Direct for UNIX while it is not in IBM Connect:Direct for Windows. The idea is to have similar functionality in Windows version. It will allow to share SNODE work files among nodes in a l...
Native Variables in Connect:Direct Unix
We currently use some of the native Connect variables in: Windows for Windows, Windows for Mainframe, and Windows for UNIX.However, we need to use these same variables from a UNIX server and we are having problems.Examples:% SUBDATE1 and% SUBTIMEI...
Connect Direct UNIX: Connect Direct Agent stopAgent.sh
Currently root or a user that has sudo access is the only way that the stopAgent.sh can be executed. This needs to be changed so that the installer can stop the Agent without having sudo or root access.
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