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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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Inventory Visibility Service | APIs | Supply & Demand List APIs

IBM Inventory Visibility Service does not provides an API to GET all supply or demand data for an item from IBM Inventory Visibility Service in a single call (or each type), instead what is available today is you need to call per Ship Node. In our...
almost 5 years ago in Inventory Visibility 1 Functionality already exists

Adding feature such as “Generating SSL Certificate Report with expiration dates” from IBM Control Center for all Connect Direct Nodes would definitely be helpful and can have quick glance. It helps in avoiding outages

Adding feature such as “Generating SSL Certificate Report with expiration dates” from IBM Control Center for all Connect Direct Nodes would definitely be helpful and can have quick glance as a report. It helps in avoiding outages as well.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 1 Planned for future release

Prevent Netmap Node deletion if node is referenced by a Functional Authority

When an admin retires a netmap node that is no longer needed, sometimes we end up with an orphaned Functional Authority (FA) referencing a now non-existent netmap node. To prevent this from occurring, a new functionality could be created where Con...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Director 0 Future consideration

Need the ability to build the doc ear on the OMoC self serve tool

The OMoC self serve tool should also expose the ear build option to build and deploy the doc ear. This will allow for javadocs to be viewed through the dev and QA OMoC environments. Alternatively they should be publicly available like they are for...
almost 5 years ago in Self Service Tool 1 Not under consideration

POP UP Alert for wrong upload .map/.txo

Client will be benefited as they can start Testing without any hassle
almost 5 years ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Alerting/Notifications 1 Functionality already exists

Provide an audit of demand in a similar way to how inventory audit works today to see an audit of supply.

Whenever demand is created, cancelled, or closed by a reservation or schedule change the audit of that change should be written to a table. Could even use the existing YFS_INVENTORY_AUDIT table with the addition of a column to define whether a dem...
almost 5 years ago in OMS - Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 0 Future consideration

Creation of an ANSI X12 type tree that supports Plan Member Reporting.

The transaction is actually an 834 but is different from the 005010X220A1 834 used for Benefit Enrollment and Maintenance. The GS08 value for this transaction is 005010X318 and the TR3 was releases in November 2016.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Maps & Type Trees 3 Not under consideration

Allow for periods in Provisional Facts in SFG

In Sterling File Gateway, when elected to use a provisional fact in a Routing Channel Template, it does not all for periods in the value you can input when creating the routing channel. This causes the need for a custom business process and compli...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Administration & Configuration 0 Planned for future release

Make the version info in the banner of the CLI commands (direct, ndmcli, ...) & GUIs consult a file in the install tree

We have received several security findings because CD gives version details that will allow hackers info on how to hack the software.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Security 3 Not under consideration

Receive Certificate Expiration Warnings for Connect Direct Web Services on Control Center

Since Connect Direct Web Services is a component of Connect Direct and uses certificates for securing connections to the Connect Direct, there needs to be a way to receive warnings when a certificate is due to expire from Control Center.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Security 0 Future consideration