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Sterling Transformation Extender

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Enhancement of Trace File on failure

ITX being a robust product , there a strong feeling that when we look in to the trace on failure of a file its being bewildered or unclear at which point of input data error has occurred. New option can be introduced showing only the failing value...
about 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Maps & Type Trees 1 Not under consideration

Add a feature to load codelist to IBM Transformation Extender (ITX) Design studio for local testing

We are using codelists for 90 percent of clients and currently, we do not have an option to load the codelists to the ITX design studio for local testing as we do for the SI mapping server. We are depending on CTE/Production testing to validate ma...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Maps & Type Trees 0 Not under consideration

Need to connect Sybase Database with ssl port using mercator (ODBC adapter)

Currently IBM Transformation extender tool (version 10.0.0) using ODBC adapter for sybase DB connections for creating .mdq file. We are able to connect syabse database with normal port but we are facing issue while connecting with ssl port. When c...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Adapters 5 Not under consideration

Remove Write Access Requirement from Install Dir

As per the below , https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/logged-user-must-have-write-permission-websphere-transformation-extender-installation-directory-windows-operating-systems Write permission is required in the installation directory. This raises ...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Compliance Checking 1 Future consideration

Using DB2 for performing SNIP Type 5 (External Code Set) validation in compliance check map

We have requirements for performing SNIP Type 5 validation and we use DB2 for our client. But we understand from ITX support team that the hipaa_data_compliance map is designed to use MONGO DB for performing SNIP Type 5 validation (External Code S...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Compliance Checking 0 Not under consideration

Enabling support for FF0D in ITX for ibm-930 code page

When we receive FF0D character in request to Datapower service, ITX map is unable to handle in ibm-930 code page. Can you please enhance ibm-930 code page to handle FF0D character in ITX maps.
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Maps & Type Trees 1 Future consideration

999 ISA Control Number

Currently the ISA control number (ISA) always has a value of 000000001 in every 999 transaction that is generated out of compliance. X12.5 Interchange Control Structure section 5.1.2 requires a unique number within a reasonably extended time frame...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Compliance Checking 1 Planned for future release

Develop a compliance check for the 277CA

It is common for claims processor to do pre-adjudication business editing in addition to doing transaction compliance checking. The results of the pre-adjudicated processing are reported on the 277CA. Currently there is not a compliance map for th...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Compliance Checking 0 Planned for future release

Type 5 editing based on date of service for medical code sets

Currently type 5 editing is based on processing. Medical codes are based on the date of service and not processing date. We are requesting an enhancement for at least all of the 837 transactions to include the PACDR to edit medical codes sets (ICD...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Compliance Checking 0 Planned for future release

ITXA-Expand MapName max length to 240 chars for Sterling Integrator maps imported to ITXA

Existing maps from Sterling B2B integrator are imported to ITXA. Map names follow company's naming standard which is expecting up to 240 characters currently allowed in Sterling. ITXA has limit of 50 characters. Impact of this limit prevents seaml...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / B2Bi Mapping & Translation 1 Not under consideration