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IBM is transforming its request for enhancement (RFE) process. The purpose of the transformation is to provide a more consistent experience for you to submit requests and to enable IBM product owners to respond to your requests more quickly. For more information click here.

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The IBM team may need your help to refine the ideas so they may ask for more information or feedback. The offering manager team will then decide if they can begin working on your idea. If they can start during the next development cycle, they will put the idea on the priority list. Each team at IBM works on a different schedule, where some ideas can be implemented right away, others may be placed on a different schedule.

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Some ideas can be implemented at IBM, while others may not fit within the development plans for the product. In either case, the team will let you know as soon as possible. In some cases, we may be able to find alternatives for ideas which cannot be implemented in a reasonable time.

Restrict file types that can can be received by the SFTP server adaptor

it would add another layer to security

  • Guest
  • Jun 21 2021
  • Not under consideration
What is your industry? Other
How will this idea be used?

we specify to customers what files should be transferred but this would give more control

  • Admin
    Ryan Wood commented
    12 Aug 02:45am

    Thank you for taking the time to provide your ideas to IBM. We truly value our relationship with you and appreciate your willingness to share details about your experience, your recommendations, and ideas.


    We have evaluated the request and has determined that it cannot be implemented at this time due to other priorities. This use case can be accomplished through customization, please reach out to your IBM Sales team who can put you in touch with experts that can help.


    Also feel free to post in the B2B and MFT community for other thoughts from the community

    https://community.ibm.com/community/user/b2bcollaboration/home


    In 12 months, you will receive a notification that you can resubmit this request for consideration.

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