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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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Decompress .zip files

We have a requirement where the partner application will send compressed(.zip) files. One zip file will contain multiple documents in it. The zip file should be decompressed and the individual files should be sent to the downstream application. An...
11 months ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Onboarding 0 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

Addition of RSASSA-PSS signing algorithm to IBM Sterling Integrator B2B

This singing algorithm was requested by a partner that we trade EDI messages with. They provided us with their new AS2 OCES3 certificate, which used RSASSA-PSS as the signing algorithm. What resulted was that we were able to transmit file but we n...
4 months ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / B2B Advanced Communications 1 Future consideration

Allow kerberos authentication for Sterling B2B Integrator to connect to it's database

Security policy in our organisation mandates that applications must use integrated / trusted authentication to connect to databases (rather than SQL authentication / username + password). I'm unable to find any IBM documentation regarding this for...
over 1 year ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Technology Stack Support (OS, DB, Protocols) 2 Future consideration

Check box to enable or disable rules by selecting multiple rules at a time

Implementer needs to go to each and every rule to either enable or disable them during testing or production move, by adding this new feature in BPN tool, we can select the similar kind of rules (by rule set, rule names,....) which allows us to se...
almost 2 years ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Onboarding 0 Future consideration

Update to existing OrderSummary and OrderArchive when an Index is Updated

Order Service is looked as the one-stop service for all customer orders (both active/history and archived orders). Business usually have new requirements in terms to providing additional search criteria's for lookup of orders based on internal and...
over 1 year ago in OMS - Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 0 Future consideration

The idea is to change the password encryption algorithm in the dark data service.

file is attached
4 months ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Security 1 Future consideration

ICC Ability To Monitor Cassandra, Zookeeper, Reaper, MQ for Global Mailbox

If we could see application statuses within ICC like we do for Secure Proxy & Global Mailbox (SFG/GM) applications, it would be much easier to troubleshoot issues. ICC should be a true monitoring tool for Global Mailbox, which would include di...
8 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Other 1 Future consideration

Automated way to copy exported SSL conf file from CM to Engine

We use a common SSL certificate for the CM, engine and Jetty web server communications. We export the SSL certificate store file from the CM (via ./configureCmSsl.sh -e file=<export file>) and store that in a location on the server the CM ru...
8 months ago in Sterling Secure Proxy / Administration & Configuration 2 Future consideration

Please put an enhancement for IBM Control Center Monitor to pull through Java logs that are recorded in logfiles for B2BI and CD onto the ICCM Dashboard for more transparency of logfiles that these applications are encountering

A client requested for this enhancement before they can purchase the IBM Control Center.
8 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / APIs & SDKs 0 Future consideration