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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...
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...

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Ability for store associates to execute the adhoc cycle count without any explicit assignment

If we assign Adhoc Cycle count task link access to store associates, he is able to create a adhoc cycle count task, but he is not able to complete the task without manager assign the adhoc cycle count task created by him. we need an ability by ass...
about 2 years ago in Store Engagement / Usability 9 Future consideration

IBM CoC Data Extract Tool - Date Range Attribute required for extracting the data for the particular time period

In CoC Data extract tool, currently there is no date range attribute to configure directly into the tool. We need to manually calculate the days based on current time and required date. Based on that, we need to update the FirstRunExtractInDays an...
about 2 years ago in OMS - Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 4 Not under consideration

The ITX mapper needs to be capable of supporting Sterling B2Bi Envelope/Control Number management is a similar manner to how it support ITXA in order to fully leverage ITX maps within the Sterling B2Bi product

This ask effectively is to expand the Sterling Data Harness called within ITX maps to support more than just delimited from the Sterling Envelope but allow for a get & increment control number(s) as well as all sender/receiver/qualifer/version...
about 2 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / B2Bi Mapping & Translation 3 Not under consideration

Support transactional JSON in a similar manner to XML within Document Extract Service/X12 Envelope Service (and EDIFACT likely too)

We are a large user of Sterling B2Bi both BPs and Enveloping and historically we also have been for mapping as well. That said we have a lot of demand with the movement in the development space and even a few external facing areas toward JSON, as ...
about 2 years ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Mapping & Translation 0 Future consideration

Unhandle Alert

Sometimes mistakes happen. A user may accidentally handle an alert. It would be great if an enhancement was added where as long as the handled alert is still present in the Handled Alerts Monitor, the user could then check that handled alert and s...
about 2 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Usability 1 Future consideration

Complex query support in OMoC/IV/SIM

Complex query functionality is widely used OMS functionality and it is a very important feature that provides flexibility to implementation team fetch relevant data for further processing. We do see some IV/SIM providing similar functionality but ...
about 4 years ago in OMS - Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 1 Not under consideration

System Certificate Name Update - Global Update to Adapters/CD Nodes

When editing a System Certificate under B2B console > Trading Partner > Digital Certificate > System > (Your System Cert) > "Edit Name or Usage of existing Certificate"... You aren't able to make that name change globally. So your C...
about 2 years ago in Sterling File Gateway / Administration & Configuration 0 Future consideration

Need to record UserId and the reason for the pick cancellation.

We are not recording the UserId and the reason of cancel if user cancel the pick through store UI.It is very difficult to idendify the user who did cancel and the reason of cancel for Bopis Order.
about 2 years ago in Store Engagement / APIs & SDKs 7 Future consideration

MyFileGateway 2.0 (enable same capabilities / customization / Usability similar to 1.0)

There currently more customization in 1.0 vs 2.0 in terms of permissions and default views (FileActivity/downloads/uploads). The enhancements of multifile download and download as Zip are what our users wanted, but not with loss of certain functio...
about 2 years ago in Sterling File Gateway / Usability 0 Future consideration

Display Partner Communication Details under Inflight Event Details Section

Currently, We can only see Partner protocol profile ID and communication POD Process ID details at the final delivery step ( Protocol Started Step in Inflight ) while delivering the outbound document to trading partner. Since these are Internal in...
about 2 years ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Communication Protocols 0 Future consideration