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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 Support the gRPC in Datapower
Instead of transforming from SOAP to the Rest, need to convert into gRPC request or response. So that when the Datapower connects to microservice which is using the gRPC, DP ca easily convert the SOAP to gRPC or gRPC to SOAP

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Provide BigFix fixlets to install ILMT Disconnected Scanners onto BigFix Client Systems for ILMT Lite Migration or mixed BigFix / ILMT Lite environments

Today a lot of my customers migrate from a BigFix ILMT environment to ILMT Lite. Therefor it would be helpful to have IBM ILMT Fixlets, e.g. “Install Disconnected Scanner”, “Uninstall Disconnected Scanner” which allows to install a Disconnected Sc...
12 months ago in IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT) 1 Delivered

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In order to interact with IBM, we expect a URL on the domain. is not on the domain. This is questionable. We need to be able to trust the domain, and this does not sound trustworthy.
about 3 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 1 Delivered

Add search bar in space overview

There are search bars in many other views in the Manager (such as products, consumer orgs), but there is none in the space section. In case of a massive usage of spaces, finding the right one is hard. Please add a search bar in this view as well.
about 2 years ago in API Connect 2 Delivered

Add Timeout Configuration for ACE Node Startup

When the mqsistart command is issued for an ACE node, the command waits until all integration servers managed by the node completely start and are available. When we run this command on one of our integration nodes with 10 integration servers, the...
about 5 years ago in App Connect 2 Delivered

APIC 2018 RI - APIManager - New API defaults to V5 Compatible

APIC RI - APIManager - New API defaults to V5 Compatible In Sandbox Catalog, both V5 compatible and API Gateway services are configured. Now when API Develoepr creates new API using Add API wizard, The new API is created as V5 compatible and API D...
about 4 years ago in API Connect 2 Delivered

.Net Standard version(9.x) of IBM MQ library should honor WMQ_SSL_CIPHER_SPEC Config on MQ connection factory while doing TLS Handshake with MQ Server.

As of now, 9.2 version of .netstandard lib of IBM MQ uses OS cipher suite to define the client cipher during TLS handshake with server and only uses WMQ_SSL_CIPHER_SPEC to determine the TLS protocol of cipher which is misleading. Because of curren...
about 2 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 1 Delivered

GraphQL supprt

DataPower as multi channel gateway used as central solution for exposing and protecting websevices and others.GraphQL become to be very common as it is very understandable interface. As done for all existing APIs, it is expected that DataPower wil...
over 6 years ago in DataPower Gateway 2 Delivered

Link IBM Roles to AD/LDAP Groups

Whilst API Connect can integrate with an enterprise LDAP directory for Authentication ( it does not support mapping API Connect roles to AD/LDAP Groups. Our organization ensures and validates that people have the correct acc...
over 6 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

Allow choice of catalog to integrate with drafts

Currently in API Connect v10, Sandbox catalog is tightly coupled with Drafts for purpose of developing and testing APIs. This coupling requires Sandbox catalog to have pre-defined Local User Registry configured and Test user to be there, it is imp...
about 3 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

Debug is not coming over through in/out terminal when flow is deployed as .CMF

debugger is not coming in in out terminal when flow is deployed a s.CMF as per IBM PMR. TS008874491. we cannnot just redeployed all flows as .msgflow at this point and hence needed this functionality.
about 2 years ago in App Connect 2 Delivered