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PINNED Add a "Maximum persistent reuse" parameter for the backside of an MPGW or WSP
On an MPGW or a WSP, I want to be able to configure that the persistent backside connection should be closed after X amount of requests have been sent through that connection. I can already do this for the frontside by setting the "Maximum persist...
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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Possibility of configuring basic AUTH in Log target that has target type set to 'SMTP'.

Our team moving from existing SMTP host ( to new SMTP to Host ( in addition to that basic AUTH functionality is being implemented while invoking the new URL. We would like to understand if there is a way to accommoda...
3 months ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Functionality already exists

Rest Api Managment Inteface Swagger documentation.

I would be nice if you could bring the swagger of the Api Managment interface or some documentation on the IBM's web site, that because on the change from firmware 10.0.1 to 10.5 there were some majors changes on the data structure and that really...
4 months ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

New Prob for CLI/ssh and SOMA/xml-mgmt

IBM introduced the new Probe with newUI. But the new Probe can only be enabled in newUI (manually) and it does not have the corresponding new CLI commands or SOMA services to perform the same task (non-interactively). In contrast, the old Probe ca...
4 months ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

LogTarget - keep identical event detection

The identical event detection option in LogTarget object has been deprecated since 10.x firmware. IBM recommend disabling it as it might cause the appliance to reload. However, after disabling the option in our email LogTarget for critical events,...
4 months ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Not under consideration

Password Alias Length should support more than 127 characters

Password Alias Length should support more than 127 characters. Recently we came accross an integration where we have to specify the password as big string we have observed its is not supporting in DataPower. The support will enable to integration ...
4 months ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

IBM DataPower - IBM MQ v9 QueueManager Object - properties for mqclient.ini of dpSideCarMQProc

The checking of OCSP and CRL in dpSideCarMQProc for MQv9 objects is set to "required" by default. In deprecated MQ (v8) objects the checks are not required by default and hence don't cause continuous errors for failed connection to OCSP and CRL. W...
4 months ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

DataPower does not currently support rsa-sha2-256,rsa-sha2-512 on the FrontSideHandler for SFTP, but rather only rsa-sha.

Key encryption algorithms are not supported, yet we have clients moving to new algorithms, and disabling the older, meaning we would be unable to connect. This would ultimately force us to move away from datapower for this service. Specifically fo...
4 months ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Functionality already exists

Killing long running transaction instead of watchdog reloads

We have problems with appliance reloads when executing complex regular expressions in APIs. It would be an outage when both appliances of a cluster were affected at the same time. (See TS014313105/TS013649529) IBM Support explains it as follows: ...
4 months ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

Reject http header violating spec

Datapower WSP/MPGW should always reject incoming http header with an incorrect syntax. In TS015019345 I showed an example that a header name with a leading double quote passes well through a WSP and is first stopped in a backend component with 400...
5 months ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

Auto Rotation of passwords on DataPower

The passwords configured on DataPower , once created, remain the same. Any modifications/rotations to the passwords needs to be done manually. We are looking for a feature on DataPower, where in the subscribed usernames would get their passwords a...
5 months ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Not under consideration