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Enable end users to replay their own files WITHOUT giving them any other administrative permissions.

End users often need to have files replayed due to various intermittent SFG error conditions. Allowing these users to replay their own files saves them time and saves SFG administrators the effort required to replay these files
over 3 years ago in Sterling File Gateway / Usability 6 Not under consideration

RE: 64 Character Limitation In Email section on SI User Accounts

Hi Team, We noticed that there is a 64 character length limitation in email section on SI user accounts, please check the attached screenshot for better understanding to what I'm referring to. 64 character length limitation is not sufficient for o...
about 1 year ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Reporting 0 Future consideration

Stand Alone File Agent - Do Path Match

Reference TS011100108. It is my understanding that enhancements have been done with Integrated File Agent, but the same enhancements have not been made to stand alone File Agent. One such enhancement, is to do path matching. With stand alone File ...
about 1 month ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Usability 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...
2 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Submitted

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.
10 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Security 1 Planned for future release

Allow to use two wildcards in SFTP Client LIST service

We would like to pick up files from our partners using two wildcards in RemoteFileName field in SFTP Client LIST and SFTP Client GET services.
8 months ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

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 ...
10 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Usability 0 Planned for future release

Cleanup prior version .jar files

The install/upgrade/patch/hotfix process should cleanup the prior version .jar files. We have been running since 2016 and every .jar file from upgrades are in the <install>/packages folders as well as other folders having years worth of back...
about 1 month ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Installation & Upgrade 0 Under review

Easy Routing XML documents based on contain of the file without map

2)Easy Routing XML documents based on contains of the file without map Xml routing can hapeen based contains of the file without map. The product should parse the entire xml and store in DOM. Based on xpath value we can route the documents. ex- ...
about 1 month ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network 1 Not under consideration

encryption of passwords in setup.cfg

There are multiple passwords mentioned in the file setup.cfg - database, truststore, test mode, etc. these passwords are expected to be encrypted as per customers security requirements. Currently these are in plaintext.
9 months ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager / Administration & Configuration 0 Planned for future release