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To avoid partial files in distributed systems

If the transfer destination is Windows or Linux, ConnectDirect doesn’t work with temporary files. So, CD starts to write the filename with definitive filename. So, if the transfer fails in the COPY step due to insufficient space or network issue, ...
about 2 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Usability 1 Not under consideration

Trace: Display of quantities in field

From ticket: "We have a problem when querying the quantities when we perform a send/receive event through aggregation. It shows us all the data but the amount is empty."
5 months ago in SCIS Transparent Supply Application 2 Future consideration

Include Group Sender / Group Receiver ID's as configurable columns in Standard InFlight Reports

Inbound/outbound data activity and trading partner summary reports in InFlight portals tracks at Interchange level (ISA or UNB level) only. We would like to see Group ID's (GS or UNG) available in InFlight UI so that user can select those columns ...
over 2 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 1 Future consideration

Include ExtraInfo 1, 2 & 3 as configurable columns in Standard InFlight Activity Reports

We would like to see an option in InFlight UI to select ExtraInfo 1, 2 & 3 as configurable columns in InFlight activity reports
over 2 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Future consideration

HTTP access log with URL, status code, IP's, user agent string, etc.

Security frequently audits to review the HTTP access logs for web server of Sterling Application (external facing apps). Security expect the HTTP access log to reflect the URL, status code, IP's, user agent string, etc. Can you suggest where to tr...
5 months ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Security 1 Future consideration

Support for Windows Server 2022

Would like to request getting support for Windows Server 2022 as soon as possible please.
8 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Technology Stack Support (OS, DB, Protocols) 2 Planned for future release

Improve the Secure + Key Certificates Report and Trusted Certificates Report

Please add the validity dates (start and expiration) to the Secure + Key Certificates Report and the Trusted Certificates Report. This is useful information that is often needed and would assist in the management of key and trusted certificates.
8 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Reporting 3 Planned for future release

API to GET all items having supplies for a node

IBM Inventory Visibility Service does not provide an API to GET all supplies available for a node. In our implementaion, there are hundreds of shipnodes. Also, many old items are discontinued often. If we want to do a comparison with IV for any ol...
11 months ago in Inventory Visibility 2 Future consideration

Allowing command line editing of the CD File Agent configuration

There is a need within the Treasury to be able to script password changes to Connect Direct File Agents. Currently there is no documented way to accomplish this outside of using the GUI.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Usability 1 Not under consideration

Password Vault support for Control Center database user

Due to security requirements and best practices, passwords should be changed periodically and wherever possible, should not be stored on local systems in text/XML files, etc. Control Center should have an option to utilize external Password Vault ...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Security 1 Future consideration