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Show actual SFTP error in status report

Sterling 6.0 and up, in some cases, has replaced useful, specific SFTP error messages in the status report with vague ones that require diving into logs to troubleshoot. For example, if the host key is wrong when connecting to a partner, this is w...
over 2 years ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Usability 1 Is a defect

Restrict creation of folders within IBM hosted SFTP server

When partners are allowed connection to IBM SFTP server, there are two directories created, one for inbound and one for outbound. In some cases trading partner creates more folders under /root. The users should be restricted from creating new fold...
5 months ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Communication Protocols 1 Not under consideration

Support for tag controlled inventory in Store/SIM

There are products that are unique to batch, lot, manufacture date, and other attributes that require tagged inventory control to identify a specific or subset of a product. For example, products like granite/stone slab countertops each have a uni...
3 months ago in Store Engagement / APIs & SDKs 0 Future consideration

Support in Inventory Visibility for tag controlled inventory

There are products that are unique to batch, lot, manufacture date, and other attributes that require tagged inventory control to identify a specific or subset of a product. For example, products like granite/stone slab countertops each have a uni...
3 months ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Planned for future release

Sharepoint Integration

We are getting a lot of requests to transfer files directly to a sharepoint site using connect direct
6 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Usability 0 Under review

Allow Pass-Through User Mapping option for " Password Or Key " Authentication Method in SFTP policies

We want to be able to select on the secure proxy configuration manager on SFTP policies the User Mapping option " Pass-Through " when the required Authentication Method selected is " Password Or Key ". This option is available for " Password ", " ...
10 months ago in Sterling Secure Proxy / Administration & Configuration 3 Future consideration

Inbound Logistics Shipment Tracking by Airway Master Number for logistics provider like DHL, AGILITY, KINTETSU,UPS HEAVY WEIGHT

Tracking of Shipment containers from the suppliers(premises to port of loading to destination location) will be useful for the customer to track their inbound orders, estimated date of delivery and shipment delays, as any delay in receiving of inb...
about 1 month ago in Control Tower 0 Under review

To change PROCESS library FB80 requirement

Scenario: CD transmissions between z/OS and Windows or Linux. Large Windows and Unix FileNames have to be constructed via concatenation of multiple tokens (strings and symbols). The reason is the PROCESS library is required to be RECFM=FB LRECL=80...
4 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 2 Not under consideration

AES-256 encryption for .bin file creation

we understand that when a .bin file is created via lcu.jar it is encrypted with AES-128. We would like to see this encryption increased to AES-256 to satisfy our Security requirements.
11 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Security 1 Planned for future release

Ad Hoc Report Functionality

In version 6.1.3 and earlier when a report is run, the user has the option to keep/download in different versions such as pdf, xls, csv, etc and to email the report. However, in version 6.2, this ad hoc functionality has been removed. While an ad ...
12 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Usability 0 Planned for future release