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PINNED Add support to controllerWorkflow script to restart BPs that are in "completed, error" state by individual BP IDs
During system issues, we are unable to bulk restart the BP IDs at a time. This is causing huge support effort in the clean-up process. Existing controllerWorkflow.sh script doesn't have a solution to restart the BPIDs that are in "completed, error...
PINNED Present Multiple Host Keys - RSA and ECDSA
As with standard Linux servers today Secure Proxy should be able to present Host Keys (more than one) in both RSA and ECDSA formats depending on what type the vendor incoming connection supports. Vendors are demanding Host Keys that are stronger t...

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Schedule Shutdowns of Managed Connect Direct Servers

It would be nice if there were a way to schedule the shutdown of some of our managed Connect Direct servers. For us, it would be for Windows and UNIX (AIX and Linux). Connect Direct z/OS is managed by a different team here.
almost 6 years ago in Sterling Control Center Director 1 Delivered

Configure Global Safety Stock by Node Type

Environment DetailsCoC - 18.2 Business Requirement:Consider the following scenario to better explain the exact requirement - Item ID - 123Onhand Inventory in DC - 100Onhand Inventory in Stores (all stores combined) - 100Safety Factor (DC) - 0Safet...
almost 6 years ago in Inventory Visibility 3 Delivered

Sterling External Authentication Server High Availability Scenario Failover Mechanism Needs

Hi, We would like to extend the options of failover scenarios in SSP-SEAS integration. In high available configuration, where there are two active SEAS, when one of the servers are down, the other takes over the others responsibilities. However,...
almost 6 years ago in Sterling Secure Proxy / Usability 1 Delivered

Arranging files from recent to old timestamp by default in myfilegateway.

Currently, the files will arrange from oldest to newest files by default. When the file count is more in mailbox, it is taking quite a long time to rearrange . It will useful when the
almost 6 years ago in Sterling File Gateway / Usability 0 Delivered

Send Email API should take any name template (including new ones, not just existing)

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almost 6 years ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager 2 Delivered

support filesizes greater than 2GB in the http adapters

the http and related adapters are currently limited to 2 GB file sizes. As communication across https becomes more common, especially in the big data arena, the adapters need to support > 2GB. This is a limitation of java 1.7, thus a move to ja...
almost 6 years ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Usability 3 Delivered

SSP support on Windows Server 2016

Hi We are upgrading all our Windows OS server to 2016 in our environment, and we noticed the SSP doesnt support Windows server 2016. Can this request be looked into urgently. Thanks Sathish
almost 6 years ago in Sterling Secure Proxy 0 Delivered

Sterling B2B Integrator full support for SQL Server 2016 'Always On' features

The database that supports B2B Integrator needs to be highly available - and the facility which supports high availability in SQL Server 2016 is the "Always-On-Availability-Group" feature. B2BI needs to support this to provide a highly available p...

Provide support for S3 compatible storage

While many customers use S3 they may wish to use other vendors and universal support for S3 versus just AWS would be helpful

Add proxy authentication to the bulk upload utility

Without authentication, we cannot get out from behind our proxy. We use Forcepoint proxies. The script fails and we need to bypass auth or the proxy altogether to be able to get out. This causes a delay in our testing.
almost 6 years ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager / Import/Export 0 Delivered