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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...
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...

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Support(or Equivalent) API for deprecated - getInventoryAlertsList

We have a requirement to look for the ONHAND inventory of a specific ShipNode. Since this data is already available in the yfs_inventory_alert_detail table, getInventoryAlertsList suffice our requirement (Note: getInventoryAlertsList API has ShipN...
about 4 years ago in OMS - Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 0 Future consideration

Install design server and flow dashboard without internet connection

Due to security rules our servers are not connected to the internet. For installing design server it is required to have an internet connection. When you try to install the following happens: Design server Building tx-server Docker image...
about 4 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender 1 Future consideration

Support for deprecated Inventory Visibility APIs for OMS on-prem to OMoC 2 migration implementation

Cetrain OMS Deprecated APIs that are currently being exposed as OMS web services do not have alternative Store/IV APIs 1. getLocationInventoryAuditList 2. manageCountSheet 3. getLotList
about 4 years ago in Store Engagement 1 Future consideration

Bill of lading (BOL) functionality should be part of Store offering/product

Bill of lading (BOL) is one of the most important documents in the shipping process. To ship any goods, a bill of lading is required and acts as a receipt and a contract. A completed BOL legally shows that the carrier has received the freight as...
about 4 years ago in Store Engagement 0 Future consideration

Control Center 6.1+ Control the number of processes, events, and alerts that are display when viewing All servers

In a busy MFT environment, it is very easy for the number of events, processes, and event alerts to reach 10,000. If a curious user clicks on "View all servers", the number of processes, events, and alerts can show to be over 10,000 for all server...
about 4 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor 1 Future consideration

Updating Password automatically in the FileAgent

Hello, 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...
about 4 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 3 Future consideration

Enhance authentication options for SSPCM API's

The SSPCM requires a username/password to be authenticated, requiring a static (or semi-static) password. This contravenes many organisations security policies designed to protect access. An alternate method of authentication would dismiss the...
about 4 years ago in Sterling Secure Proxy / APIs & SDKs 1 Future consideration

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.
about 4 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct 1 Future consideration

There should be a way to select whether price based on a closest matched attribute be returned even if it is higher than default price

In use cases where a certain attribute e.g. color / mileage etc. is marked up based on attribute, the attribute pricing capability should allow returning the price that matches the attribute passed into the order line instead of the lowest price.
about 4 years ago in OMS - Configure, Price, Quote 0 Future consideration

Add the ability to declare a global file size upload limit in SFG

Add the ability to declare a global file size upload limit in SFG. The limit is a property. The limit applies to a single file transmission. The limit is available to all protocols (SSHFTP, Myfilegateway, Connect Direct, FTP, HTTP, AS2, Swift, etc...
about 4 years ago in Sterling File Gateway / Security 1 Future consideration