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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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Require T5_896_R and T5_897_C codeset jsons

Currently we have only pattern match rules for T5_896_R (ICD10 Procedure Code for Principal Procedure ) and T5_897_C (ICD10 Diagnosis Code for Admitting Diagnosis) and we don't have code sets available in HIPAA pack for code set validation. Kindly...
about 1 month ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Design Studio 1 Under review

Test and certify Connect Direct to use DFS in addition to UNC paths

Connect Direct has not been tested nor certified to use DFS paths instead of UNC paths. The use of DFS paths allows Connect Direct copy configurations to automatically switch to a new device location vs the current use of UNC paths where we would ...
about 1 month ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Usability 1 Under review

Add support for CNAMEs/aliases in the initparms.cfg port.check:\:trusted.addr

As long as the CNAME/alias is addressable, administrators should be able to use it for the port.check:\:trusted.addr parameter. We have AWS ec2 instances that are running CD UNIX behind a load balancer. When a new deployment is run, the DNS name a...
about 1 month ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Administration & Configuration 1 Under review

Protocol Profile ID in receive step

For Outbound files we display PPID in delivey step, bt for Inbound or Outbound files we do not display PPID in inflight steps. For example, for any Inbound file in receive step we can see communication details, the attached screenshot shows AS2_me...
about 1 month ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Inflight 0 Under review

Support to create JSON null and binary type fields

Though the ITX maps are able to read and parse JSON null and binary data, it is unable to generate null or binary type fields using JSON schema. We would like to have the option added in ITX so as to create null and binary type fields like below u...
about 2 months ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Design Studio 1 Under review

SIP: Implement Sourcing Rule based Optimizations in Sterling Intelligence Promising

Priority of shipnode in Distribution group is not working while calculating estimated delivery date using Calculate item delivery or pickup date using finite capacity windows API. Customers need Ship Node Priority Based Sourcing” in SIP
2 months ago in OMS - Intelligent Promising 1 Under review

Provide consistent, enhanced search across all OMS applications

New IBM Call Center has an enhanced type ahead search capability. This should be consistent across all OMS UIs and would be beneficial for customers.
2 months ago in OMS - Order Management (OnPrem & OMoC) 1 Under review

Node Availability API to support Node Transfer

Adding support for node transfer in IV will allow a retailer who does not have SIP whom is currently supporting click and collect just from store stock to easily transition to supporting DC to Store transfer as well as Store to Store transfer when...
2 months ago in Inventory Visibility 1 Under review

To Have a configuration which allows teams to consider multi-level sub vendors to create Chained order duringexternalize Inventory

Consider a scenario -We want to externalize inventory which is a Microservice outside OMS. We have a Organization set as below-Enterprise --> Main Vendor -->Local Area Vendor --> Actual store/person who has inventory. In this case with cu...
2 months ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Under review

Keep the display length selected for a page when returning to that page

When working in Card Builder (for instance), the default page length to display Cards is 10. It can be modified for the current display, but changing page and returning to it resets the page length. It would be a good idea to maintain the page len...
2 months ago in SCIS Transparent Supply Application 0 Under review