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Sterling Transformation Extender

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Support ITX on Alpine Containers

This would benefit those who want to use a smaller container image that is more secure with fewer Linux library dependencies.
over 4 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / APIs & SDKs 1 Not under consideration

Option to fail map warning return codes

No description provided
over 4 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Maps & Type Trees 1 Not under consideration

In addition to current min/max size for each field in type tree design of a layout, enable a starting position for each field in layout once type tree is construcred.

When handling flat files or implicit file it is difficult to locate a data without its position. It is time consuming to locate a value in the input file that has to indicator or delimiter. In addition to current min/max size for each field in typ...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Maps & Type Trees 2 Not under consideration

Allow administrator to disable specific adapters

We provide a transformation API to service to users - users can call existing maps or upload maps. Maps could be written such that they access local files on the API server either by using input / output cards or GET and PUT functions. the API s...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Adapters 1 Not under consideration

WTX service discloses detail software versions & file system

WTX service discloses detail software versions & file system - Cases - IBM Support The Launcher process uses three TCP/IP ports. The first port is for status, the second port is for monitoring and the third port is port contr...
about 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Launcher 3 Not under consideration

We need support for 277DRA (Data Reporting Acknowledgement X364)

In last meeting they did say they will provide companion guide in september. Here is the link if you want to know more: https://nyshc.health.ny.gov/documents/39436/108308/osds_qandadocument_issuer
over 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Maps & Type Trees 1 Not under consideration

Maps with JSON output cards are building very slowly

I have some maps in the design studio. They take 15 minutes each to build. While the build is occurring you can see exactly what is being checked in each map - that's how slow the build is. I have never come across this before. Normally you can't ...
over 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Design Studio 1 Not under consideration

ITX maps to invoke as REST APIs both synchronous & asynchronous the only option is to have REDIS caching software however REDIS not in our approved enterprise software list.

Requirements : We see that for ITX maps to invoke as REST APIs both synchronous & asynchronous the only option is to have REDIS caching software however REDIS not in our approved enterprise software list. We would like to have other altern...
over 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Other 0 Not under consideration

Add support to MQ Adaptor to segment large payloads as multiple Grouped Logical Messages based on a supplied size limit

Currently the MQ Input Adaptor allows for multiple Logically Grouped Messages to be retrieved from the Queue as a single Payload using the -GRP2 option. This enhancement would make it possible to do the same on the Output. It would also allow for ...
over 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Adapters 1 Not under consideration

PGP support part of OpenPGP adapter

Currently OpenPGP adapter supports GPG but not PGP, We request to enable support for pgp part of OpenPGP adapter. also we need to have a way to encrypt data in-memory / In-flight instead of writing plain text into disk and then encrypting.
over 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Adapters 0 Not under consideration