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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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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 Map editor is not restricted to 32 bytes.

  • Guest
  • Feb 27 2020
  • Not under consideration
What is your industry? Healthcare
How will this idea be used?

It will help us maintain standard naming convention with proper description of the map function

  • Admin
    Luke Raiano commented
    10 Mar, 2020 07:21pm

    OM will reach ot to set up a call for additional information

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