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Sterling Transformation Extender

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enhance Database-Adapter for Oracle to provide insert all statement

due to the performance problems when inserting many rows to oracle database in WAN environment, we need the option of executing an INSERT ALL statement out of the card to target oracle DB. Is it possible to implement this feature to ITX? Single ro...
9 months ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Adapters 0 Planned for future release

Turning off Audit, traces & backup (logs) dynamically in runtime

We process very large volume of HIPAA/ non-HIPAA transactions on daily basis with file size from 1KB - 2GB of data. In our architecture/ solution we always uses ITX along with the IIB/ACE product. At times our developers forget to turn off either ...
10 months ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Integration Servers 1 Future consideration

Using Valid JSON Schema as the Type tree in the Output Layout ,Array Element/Values are getting generated without closing square brackets

In JSON Output, Array Element/Values are generated without square brackets When we use the Valid JSON Schema as the Type tree in the Output Layout , ITX reading the JSON Schema successfully, but the Array Elements/Values are getting generated ...
over 4 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Maps & Type Trees 0 Is a defect

Claim Level Reject at the Provider, Subscriber or Patient Level

We have received the explanation that claim level rejection works as designed in the 2300 Loop of the 837 and does NOT have rejection capability in the Provider, Subscriber and Patient Loops. Based on our competitors’ capabilities and our client n...
over 2 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Compliance Checking 0 Planned for future release

Expand MapName Field

Expanding the map name field will help us us maintain standard Map naming convention with proper description of the map function and the associated standards. The current limitation of 32 bytes is not sufficient. Other mapping tools like Sterling ...
almost 3 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Maps & Type Trees 1 Not under consideration

Enhance PDF to type tree importer

Currently PDF to type tree importer doesn't work on extensibility on field or data level. Also most version of PDF are not supported. The enhancement of this importing would make is feature more user friend and product usability would increase
11 months ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / WTX Maps & Type Trees 0 Not under consideration

Remove limitation to not install in C:\Program Files

As per the release notes: https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6362027 It is mentioned not to specify C:\Program Files as the install directory. It is requested if you could remove those compatibility issues
almost 2 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender 2 Not under consideration

Database Interface Designer should take care of all character sets, and not only the obsolete ones

Currently (in 8.4.1.2 and earlier), Database Interface Designer cannot be told to use character sets other than the "historic" ones. It is of course possible to convert the type trees later, but would be better not to have to.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Design Studio 1 Not under consideration

ORACLE adapter cannot take benefit of DEFAULT values

We have maps which need to be able to use the DEFAULT value for some columnes, based on business rules. At the moment, there's no way to use the DEFAULT values, and a DEFAULT ON NULL does not solve all our issues.
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Adapters 0 Not under consideration

redesign Oracle adapter for BLOB datatype

The current Oracle Adapter has the following restriction: columns with datatype BLOB can be used on input/output cards only. It's not possible to use them in DBQUERY/DBLOOKUP commands due to string restrictions that are caused by the fundamental a...
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Transformation Extender / Adapters 0 Not under consideration