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Decompress and read .tar files

Currently BPN tool is able to unzip and extract only .zip files. We have customers and trading partner ( for Ex : Electrolux) sending us .tar files. Requirements are to unzip the .tar files and extract the files within. This is not possible using ...
3 months ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Other 0 Under review

Add EDI FA 997 correlation values to inbound document PIDs (similar to how FA 997 correlation is handled for outbound documents)

When an inbound EDI X12 document is received from a partner an outbound 997 is apparently automatically triggered based on the SCBN setup. This outbound 997 FA shares the same SCBN PID as the originating inbound document, but this action does not ...
26 days ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Under review

TP Names Import/Export inbuilt option in Inflight

During testing phase in inflight CTE, we keep on adding TP names and when we go live we need to update the same to production (may be with different names sometimes). We have RPA Bot to add TP names to inflight, but if we have an inbuilt function ...
3 months ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Planned for future release

ITXA - SWIFT envelope creation for MT940 - Basic header block {1: field Session Number & Sequence Number are not created with a number value

Currently the Session number & Sequence Number are created with XXX and XXXXXX values which fails the Swift document.
about 1 month ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Trading Partner UI 0 Under review

ITXA - SWIFT envelope creation for MT940 - header block {2: is being created with '1', however, the Delivery Monitoring field is optional and not accepted with PRIORITY = N via SWIFT Network testing

Currently the Trading Partner UI does not have an option of 2 or blank when the user selects the Normal Priority in the Swift Envelope. The Swift Network either accepts a value of 2 or blank.
about 1 month ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Trading Partner UI 1 Under review

ITXA Swift Support

Since the Swift Standards were deprecated in 2018, customer is wanting to use the SPEEnveloping service to Envelope MT940 documents and the support is not there.
about 1 month ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Trading Partner UI 1 Under review

Add dedicated Safe Name and Object Name fields to Password Exit tab in Functional Authorities in Connect Direct for Windows

Currently Password Exit tab in Functional Authorities in Connect Direct for Windows allows to configure Application ID and Policy ID only. This idea is to add other fields - Safe Name, Object Name and Secure+ Label name into these settings in orde...
3 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 1 Planned for future release

SFG API service to update Known Host Key

The current infrastructure in our org has close to 50k SFTP remote profiles configured and for almost 30% of them the known host key has to be renewed every 3-6 months or so. The current API services do not allow updates to be made to a known host...
5 months ago in Sterling File Gateway / APIs & SDKs 0 Future consideration
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Transformation Extender to provide Map Coverage in a similar way Sonar provides code coverage.

We would like to have a tool, similar to the code coverage tools that they have for traditional code, available for ITX maps. Requirements: This functionality must be invokable both through the graphical map design tooling and available ...
about 4 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Maps & Type Trees 1 Not under consideration

Transfers order created for Store to DC in Store UI should be stamping sequential Prime Line Number

While creating a transfer order for Store to a DC using Store Engagement UI, we have observed that the prime line numbers at the order line are getting stamped as 10,60 instead of the usual 1 and 2. This causes issue while sending order release de...
16 days ago in Store Engagement / Usability 0 Under review