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PINNED OpenAPI schema validation including headers
Currently to schema validate a REST based API in DataPower you have to extract the JSON schema from the OpenAPI file and then code manually code the individual header checks defined in the OpenAPI file Would be a vast improvement to be able to j...
PINNED In loadbalancers session affinity cookies settings allow customization of the SameSite attribute
Today loadbalancers on Datapower can handle session affinity via cookies. Only the following cookie attributes can be set : - HTTP Only - Secure There is a real need the be able to also set the "SameSite" attribute, otherwise, in some scenarios t...

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Faspex - ability to assign specific storage locations to general users & improved privacy settings

Currently in Faspex v5.0.4, the only workaround for assigning specific storage locations to users is to create a workgroup for each single user. Creating a workgroup for each user would allow for the option to assign a specific package folder to e...
over 1 year ago in Aspera Ideas 0 Future consideration

sftp protocol support for Aspera along with FASP

Is it possible for IBM to support SFTP Protocol along with IBM Aspera FASP? Like Aspera HTTP Gateway Server , can you set up an Aspera SFTP Gateway Server for the clients who cannot install Aspera connect client or use FASP Protocol for their app ...
over 1 year ago in Aspera Ideas 2 Not under consideration

AoC: Disable EAR while using Packages

If a password protected file is sent using Packages in AoC, the file appears encrypted on recipent's end, and Aspera Connect is required to decrypt the file.This is not the case when the file is sent using Files app. We would like to request to ge...
over 1 year ago in Aspera Ideas 3 Functionality already exists

Initial mqm user creation

Currently for new installs of IBM MQ on AIX or Linux platforms, where the mqm user is not already created, the mqm user is then created in /var/mqm because in previous steps of the installation the program had already created the /var/mqm director...
over 1 year ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 1 Not under consideration

Need for additional permissions for the user created by GeoReplication

When setting up GeoReplication, a MM2 instance is setup and a KafkaUser is created. This user does not have 'Group' 'Read' permission. 'Group' 'Read' permission is needed for replicating consumer lags in the destination Kafka. (not needed for repl...
over 1 year ago in IBM Event Automation / Event Streams 1 Under review

Enhance S3 connector to remove dependency on ListAllMyBuckets permission.

Currently, the S3 connector's UI has a drop-down that lists all of the buckets the account has access to. This presents a security issue because the S3 account in use by Envizi is used for many customers and we cannot let one customer see the name...
over 1 year ago in App Connect 0 Planned for future release

Enhance SFTP connector to allow for certificate-based authentication.

Envizi currently uses an SFTP server to collect files for their customers and ingest the data into their software. We use App Connect to extract data from Maximo, Tririga, and Turbonomics and process that data into CSV files for Envizi. However, t...
over 1 year ago in App Connect 1 Future consideration

HSTS: Add to support new clone os of rhel.

The CentOS development and release policy changed last year.CentOS 8 is no longer a rhel clone OS.So I think aspera need to support rhel's latest clone OS like Almalinux and Rocky Linux. Please consider addtional supporting new clone OS.
over 1 year ago in Aspera Ideas 0 Planned for future release

ILMT Virtual Appliance

I think IBM should develop a virtual appliance for the License Metric Tool that has everything (to include the database) built into the appliance. The current LMT application is very cumbersome to use especially for organizations that are only run...
over 1 year ago in IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT) 0 Future consideration

HSTS: Allow async to Recognize URI for Source Path

Allow async to Recognize URI for Source Path - Related Github 991. Allows client side Async to specify multiple S3 buckets using URL for AK secret buckets.
over 1 year ago in Aspera Ideas 0 Future consideration