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PINNED Add "New Web Service Proxy" wizard to the new Carbon UI
The new Carbon UI does not contain all features that exist in the "old" UI. Espcially the interactive wizard to create a new WS-Proxy service has not been implemented in the new UI and has been, among other wizards, marked as deprecated (see https...
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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Ctrl-alt-del on console immediately reboots a Datapower

Sending a ctrl-alt-del to the console of a datapower gateway (vmware-appliance) results in a immediate reboot of that server (no confirmation asked). This has resulted in an accidental reboot of one of our production servers. The reasons why I thi...
over 3 years ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Delivered

Losing subscriptions while publishing APIs in APIC

APIC RI provides us an ability to publish the APIs directly, however when we use that feature we are loosing the subscriptions. Please enhance the product and provide a publish option without loosing the subscriptions.
almost 3 years ago in API Connect 2 Delivered

Assigning Flexpoint Bundle/Cloud Pak via API

We are able to GET Bundle_ID, Bundle_name, Bundle_type via the API, but are unable to PUT (assign) via the API which makes bulk classification for large enterprise impossible to do correctly.
almost 3 years ago in IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT) 4 Delivered

Allow assigning functional domain name for APIC DataPower domains, instead of generated APIMgmt_{id}

Currently the domain created by CMC when adding a DataPower Service, is generated by APIC in the format APIMgmt_{id}. When having multiple APIMgmt_{id} on one DataPower appliance it is difficult to find the correct one when only accessing DataPowe...
about 6 years ago in API Connect 1 Delivered

Improving Rate limit for APIConnect Gateway cluster

Currently the rate limit across the DP GWs in a peering group(3 DPs in a peer group in the same Data Center/Availability zone) for APIConnect GW is working as expected for longer intervals. For example, if the interval is 10 seconds and the rateli...
over 1 year ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Delivered

App Connect Designer in CP4i DB connections

Cloud Pak for Integration using the App Connect Designer - currently it does not support MS SQL over JDBC.
about 3 years ago in App Connect 1 Delivered

IBM DataPower to Support VMotion

IBM DataPower Virtual for VMWare does not currently support VMotion. This is a requirement to allow for workload management within a virtualization environment.
about 3 years ago in DataPower Gateway 2 Delivered

Web Console integration with SAML

Please implement SAML authentication with IBM MQ Web Console component.
about 4 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 2 Delivered

Count the number of expired messages in the SMF record even if they are discarded by EXPRYINT processing or from a REFRESH QMGR TYPE(EXPIRY) command.

We know that on MQ for z/OS®, messages that have expired are discarded by the next appropriate MQGET call. So several customers especify a periodic scan by using EXPRYINT. In the SCSQMACS(CSQDWQ) we have SMF type 116 control block lay-out with GET...
almost 2 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 2 Delivered

display more than 1000 characters of an MQ message using MQ Web console

we would like to display more than the first 1000 characters of an MQ message with the MQ web console.
over 3 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 4 Delivered