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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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More granularity on scheduling of Control Center configuration updates

The ability to run configuration updates in Control Center needs to have more options than run daily at a specific time or never.

Large environments cannot handle daily runs and should be able to be scheduled via a calendar option.

It would also be beneficial to only select the configuration files needed and not all of them. There are 10 update request for Windows and 8 for UNIX for each server connected, these could be cut in half for regular runs and only update the others when needed.
  • Guest
  • Jan 8 2018
  • Future consideration
DeveloperWorks ID DW_ID109942
RTC ID RTC_ID549951
Link to original RFE http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=109942

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