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We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:

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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.

Start by posting ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and upvote them if they matter to you,
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Help IBM prioritize your ideas and requests

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.

Support for Azure Blob Storage

Following our multi-cloud strategy the support for Blob Storage from Azure is important since Azure is one of the main players in public cloud, hence the native support for Azure Blob Storage is a request we have had from different customers.

  • Guest
  • May 13 2019
  • Future consideration
What is your industry? Financial Markets
How will this idea be used?

The customer is already using Azure Blob Storage and have the need of transferring large amount of data to azure and storing it in the Azures object store

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders commented
    21 Jun, 2019 03:04pm

    Thank you for opening this enhancement request with IBM. I've reviewed this with my team and we are in agreement that this request is reasonable and would be beneficial to our broader customer base. I will accepted this request as an uncommitted candidate and will look to add it to our roadmap as part of our expanding modern storage options moving forward.

    Sincerely,

    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager

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