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Sterling Control Center Monitor Oracle RAC cluster enable multiple service names

We understand that we can't configure two database service names via configCC.sh. We would like to raise an enhancement request to update the configuration in the property files to map two different database service names to the same Oracle RAC en...
4 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 1 Future consideration

Add more functionality to integrate the export/import of individual configuration items with the command line

Currently it is difficult in version 6.1 to export/import individual configuration items in an automated way using a scripted approach, it would be better to have a more granular approach to ease release/migration tasks. For example being able to ...
over 4 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

Control Center: statRecordIds File

I've been doing some testing with the statRecordIds file on our test environment. Today I realized that more attention needs to be given to this file. You are probably wondering what do I mean? Here is a possible situation below. A site is running...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

Add more SUBMIT traps for Control Center for Connect Direct File Agent

Additional SUBMIT traps have been added to Control Center 6.0.0.1 with Connect Direct File Agent 1.4 iFix021 or higher. While some of these are useful, there still is not one available that tells which File Agent rule was updated.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

SCC request for Blank Passwords in Functional Authorities/User Proxies

We are using ACF2 for our z/OS security package. As such we have batch accounts specifically for connect direct that are set with no passwords and can only be accessed via other secure JCL procedures. As such we can't manage them via the SCC Confi...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

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...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 3 Future consideration

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...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

Add user specific information to Control Center web login and dashboard pages

Control Center web console login page is currently a base page of nothing but a login and password with bare minimum information. The ability is needed to be able to customize that page for our environment. Warning banner for the user that this is...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration / Usability 0 Future consideration

Security Admin Role

Create a Security Admin Role that can add/delete id's in all roles and not have access to any other administration permissions such as being able to administer the application, add nodes, etc. This role is for the Security group to manage the priv...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

Control Center 6.1.0.1 - Initiate Shutdown of EP from Web Console

Since much of the functionality is being moved to the Web console, it would be great if an admin could shutdown an event processor (one they're not logged on) and initiate the shutdown. Maybe even a system wide shutdown. The admin and other users ...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration / Usability 0 Planned for future release