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change username validation

Currently in PEM while creating the users. PEM is allowing only email address as user id. As this is in IBM cloud and SaaS solution. Can you change the user id to accept any unique string ?


  • Guest
  • Nov 15 2021
  • Under review
What is your industry? Financial Markets
How will this idea be used?

If PEM can accept any unique string as user_id that would be helpful to some of the customers/partners who has multiple accounts in SI with same support email. For example some customers like adp will maintain lot of customers data to manager in this case adp want to use same email address for notifications and run the work flows they want different user'is to organise from there end.

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