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API Connect

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Provide Analytics REST API for Aggregated data like Average Response Time. So it can be called by clients like Microservices.

API Connect Analytics component exposes REST APIs so the consuming applications can get the Analytics data. However today the APIs are available to retrieve only RAW data. There are no APIs available for any aggregation like average, sum, count et...
over 4 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

APIC2018 - API Manager - Requires authentication multiple times

API Manager website requires separate authentication for new tabs from the authenticated sessions. Refer to case TS003137556
over 4 years ago in API Connect 0 Delivered

Complete LDAP User Registry support for DataPower API Gateway

This is a request to get full support for LDAP user registry and DataPower API Gateway (for which there are currently a lot of limitations as outlined in the following Knowledge Center page:
about 5 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

Global Caching and Cache invalidation

Case ID: TS001976381 Tool : IBM API Connect Topic : Global Caching and Cache invalidation Use Case Policy Name : InvokeParameter : CacheKey Background:In the current scenario since the backend service doesn't support caching, API connect layer is ...
over 5 years ago in API Connect 2 Delivered

Can we retain the same Client ID and Client Secret Key to all environments(DEV/INT/QA) in Developer Portal?

We are trying to use same client ID and Client secret across all the environments.
almost 6 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

APIC v10 on CP4I - flexibility to have a mix and match of HA and non HA sub components

In our case, we do not need HA on our portal and management servers. However our gateways and analytics will need to be HA (in quorum). Currently APIC allows this but still the operator enforces the same number of instances of all sub components.
about 3 years ago in API Connect 3 Delivered

sftp support Analytics

As we already have the backup and restore system configured and integrated in Manager and Developer Portal, we need to have a backup to an sftp service. We currently have a corporate S3 that you do not support and to configure one in the cloud you...
over 3 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

Edit API product description, terms of service as markdown in API Designer

This is a request for both API Designer/Manager UI and Developer Portal, where we need to document API product description and Terms of Service via Markdown and render them in API Portal.
about 4 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

Analytics offload to ElasticSearch version 7

APIC v2018 currently supports analytics offload to ElasticSearch versions 5 or 6. Current ElasticSearch version is 7.3.1. Please add support for ElasticSearch version 7 and any other future versions. Without this support, we will need to use HTTP ...
almost 5 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

Ability to create APIs from WSDL service using the API Connect Designer

Using the local API Connect Designer v2018.x, there is no the option to create an API from a WSDL definition. There is only two options: Create an OpenAPI, or Open an OpenAPI.
over 5 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered