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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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Option to disable Connect Direct Web Services web page

Current version of Connect Direct Web Services software provides two interfaces - RESTful API and webpage GUI access. Software should allow to disable web GUI access.
over 3 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Security 1 Planned for future release

Transaction ID should be treated as unique by Sterling IV regardless of when it is posted. This will help to avoid duplicate transaction updates into the Platform.

Currently, Sterling IV has the ability to not reprocess a transaction with the same transaction id only for 15 mins. But at BigLots, we have business cases wherein the same transaction can be reposted after 15 days to one month. We have discussed ...
almost 2 years ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Planned for future release

include the encrypt/decrypt (export/import) passphrase into the properties file for rest api calls

We were looking to find a way to automate updating passwords for some of our accounts within SEAS utilized in our connection settings. It prompts for a decrypt passphrase that we cannot seem to pass values through automatically via script and we w...
almost 4 years ago in Sterling External Authentication Server / Usability 0 Planned for future release

Click to show Password

Within the out of the box onboarding activities the password is display in plain text. Instead, there could be text that says "Click to show password" and when clicked, the password is un-hidden.
over 5 years ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager / Security 0 Planned for future release

Search InFlight data by JMS Message ID

Give the ability for the InFlight user to search for messages based on JMS Message ID
almost 2 years ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Inflight 0 Planned for future release

Retrieve Provisioner Activity details using API

The "Activity Services" APIs at /activities/ and /activityinstances/ are hardcoded to only act upon Portal activities. Attempting to use them to retrieve instance details of Provisioner activities results in 404 errors. The API needs to be able to...
almost 4 years ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager / APIs & SDKs 0 Planned for future release

Disable save button until any configuration change is made

Prevents update to configuration when no changes are made.
almost 2 years ago in Sterling Secure Proxy / Administration & Configuration / Usability 1 Planned for future release

Report inventory for multiple items in a table in BUC

We can currently search on multiple SKUs by separating the SKU with a comma. But the user still has to drill into each item separately once the search results come back. If the user has searched on a single node or singe DG, they should be able to...
almost 4 years ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Planned for future release

Return Order Reciept in Store

Hi, One common return option with many retailers is Create Return Online(Self Service) or Create through Call Center and drop the item to store. For this scenario,once customer drops item to store - we need to receive the return order - record rec...
almost 4 years ago in Store Engagement / Usability 0 Planned for future release

Enhance PEM Provisioner Monitoring

Please see attached file for screen change mockups of the following proposed UI monitoring screen changes. Summary Screen Elimination: Eliminate this screen as it provides little value Participant Activity Progress Screen Changes: Pull the Overvie...
almost 4 years ago in Sterling Partner Engagement Manager 0 Planned for future release