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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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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.

Confirmation of the Request

I use Sterling Web Forms to place orders to Smithfield.  I have no way of knowing when the order is processed and if/when the order will be shipped.  We need a confirmation to be returned.

  • Guest
  • Jan 22 2019
  • Not under consideration
What is your industry? Consumer Products
How will this idea be used?

As a Broker for Smithfield, we order samples every week for the Sales Team.  We have to coordinate pickup of the samples but never know if the product has arrived or not.

  • Guest commented
    20 Feb, 2019 06:09pm

    Assigned to a member of the OM team. This is not a product gap but a process one. Your trading partner needs to send an ack for you to pick up. OM will reach out to the Service / Sales team to engage on you that process change.

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