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Display partner communication details under Inflight event for Inbound flows.

Hi Team, Currently for inbound flows in Inflight, We can only see Protocol POD PID for the inbound flows. This request is to show Partner Communication details like Protocol PPID, Remote end point, Directory, Username details. These details will h...

inFlight filter

Somtime, I need to reprocess the inbound ORDERS messages. I would like to add a filter on the reference number. It should be displayed only once, none doubloon. Then I can reprocess all inbound order messages without doubloon.
12 days ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Mapping & Translation 2 Needs more information

Enable connection pooling for remote nodes when using CDPLEX

We use the PARSESS ADJACENT.NODE statement to limit parallel sessions from the local node to a remote node based on capacity as agreed with the partner node. When updating our environment to use CDPLEX with multiple server regions, this parameter ...
3 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 2 Not under consideration

Superuser account for MyFileGateway to monitor multiple partner's file routing activity.

Superuser account for MyFileGateway to monitor multiple partner's file routing activities which can help particular application or group to see all partner activities under one accountability.
14 days ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Administration & Configuration 0 Under review

Only fixed email templates can be used with API sponsors/{sponsorContext}/sendemail

Right now, we have fixed email templates within PEM which we can use to link with this send-email API. Meaning if their is a new need then the only option we have to change any of the existing template and no other way. Please see that we should h...
27 days ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager / APIs & SDKs 0 Submitted

ExpectedShipmentDay calcualtion for special services to consider the ShipNode calendar.

This implementation would benefit for the customers, who calculate the CustomerPromisedDate based on the processing time of Special Services. As of now, it only considers the Inventory Availability of the item and ExpectedShipmentDate is being cal...
about 1 month ago in OMS - Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 2 Planned for future release

Support Additional methods of smtp authentication

PEM currently only supports basic authentication for SMTP. ( user id, password ). At most, it does allow you to select between smtp and smtps. However, smtp providers have been moving away from basic authentication for some time. PEM does not allo...
3 months ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager / Security 1 Under review

SSH key based authentication using LDAP

SSH Key based authentication with LDAP is not supported in B2BI, and also with SEAS integration. Even though SEAS has SSH Key support with LDAP, SEAS integration APIs with B2BI does not have support for sending SSH Key. During a sftp authenticati...
5 months ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Standards 1 Future consideration

Putting a limit for number of files being transferred in some time

we have decided to apply a limit on few of the partners not to dump more than 1000 files in 30 minutes. Otherwise they keep on dumping tonns of files in very short time (like 20 to 30 mins) which ends up consuming all the resources by this partner...
4 months ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Administration & Configuration 1 Future consideration

ITXA - TPUI > Envelopes > "Create from Data" - need ability to create Envelope Type "ISO 2002". Currently, only successful imports are built with BULK type only. Specific data tags are necessary for success, they should be documented.

Data from trading partners does not contain the BULK envelope format (APPHDR tag). So, the need is to take a non bulk data example and build an ISO 2002 envelope to be used with De-envelope process.Also, to have documentation to point out the nece...
15 days ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Trading Partner UI 0 Submitted