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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...
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...

DataPower Gateway

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Have Front side Handler for ICON (Resume Tpipe support)

Customer would like to have DataPower support for resume Tpipe. Have Front side Handler for ICON (Resume Tpipe support)
over 5 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

increase log Target acceptable rate-limit range

to offload the syslog from the local server to an external logging server (like Splunk or log Stash), we need to configure a log target in Datapower. Since that logging server might not be able to handle high volume of logs, DP allows us to set th...
over 5 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

Option to enforce specific ciphers for inbound AS2 decryption and Signature verification

For inbound messages received in datapower over AS2 protocol, we currently could select yes or no for "Require signature" and "Require encryption" options in internal profile, but could not select the specific ciphers that can be allowed for decry...
over 2 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

Export backEnd objects

I created a MPG export from Device A and imported it into Device B. The MPG import was successful, but when we check the IMS object list but it can be also a MQ, the object is missing; though it is visible in the Backside setting in the MPG.
over 2 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

Allow Datapower to process element in the "usr" folder namely, "<XMSC_CLIENT_ID xsi:nil='true'>" in message coming from MQV9 client

IBM have examined the provided docs and was not able to extract the <usr> folder headers in readable format. They also checked that probe data and saw that the same input message is being parsed correctly when the headers are treated as MQRF...
over 2 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

Support for Oracle v18

Hi Team, Currently no datapower firmware supports with Oracle 18C. I see the older Oracle v11 and v12 are supported but not the recent v18. Could you please include support for v18 as well.
over 2 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

Global setting for maximum logging level in all domains and log targets

Massive logging in Datapower casuses system reloads, a known issue. Often IBM asks a customer to reduce logging level across al log targets but going through all domains + log targets is a very long process. Asking a global setting for maximum log...
about 4 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration

TLS-info when Datapower is on client side

Since firmware 7.6, we can access to TLS information using our SOMA API in the following situation: when a consumer (acting as the client side) requests to Datapower (acting as the server side). We do not have the same functionality on the other s...
over 5 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Not under consideration

SQL Parallel Requests from DataPower - TS001513907

PMR TS001513907 - The requirement is to run multiple queries to a database at the same time. The main goal of it is not to wait one response after another, so the idea is to get advantage of running the queries in parallel and saving processing time.
over 5 years ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Not under consideration

Functionality to keep alive SFTP Transfers

Network level timeout interval between Internal and DMZ is set to 5 minutes which is causing connection between Data power instances to drop when the transfer is slow. Having a functionality to keep-alive would keep the connections active.
almost 3 years ago in DataPower Gateway 0 Future consideration