Skip to Main Content
Cloud Platform

This is an IBM Automation portal for Cloud Platform products. To view all of your ideas submitted to IBM, create and manage groups of Ideas, or create an idea explicitly set to be either visible by all (public) or visible only to you and IBM (private), use the IBM Unified Ideas Portal (

Shape the future of IBM!

We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:

Search existing ideas

Start by searching and reviewing ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted, and add a comment, vote, or subscribe to updates on them if they matter to you. If you can't find what you are looking for,

Post your ideas
  1. Post an idea.

  2. Get feedback from the IBM team and other customers to refine your idea.

  3. Follow the idea through the IBM Ideas process.

Specific links you will want to bookmark for future use

Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal ( - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal ( - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM. - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.


WebSphere traditional

Showing 126 of 1814

Add the ability to add login_hint parameter to the OIDC TAI, that will allow a hint to be passed to the Identity Provider

System: WebSphere Application ServerActor: User needing new featured We are using the WAS OIDC TAI to connect with Azure AD as the identity provider. We are being asked to send some information to Azure in the authentication request, using a login...
about 4 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Future consideration

Add functionality to pass parameters from Information Analyzer to TEZ process

We would like to request changes in the IAjobs process to allow the passing of memory parameters from IA > TEZ. We are currently experiencing OOM/GC errors in TEZ where the TEZ process gets killed and the IA job aborts. Our hadoop engineering t...
about 4 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Not under consideration

[jaxws] implements polymorphism for exceptions raised by jaxws servers

[JAX-WS] On server side, sub classes of exceptions declared in soap methods signatures when raised at runtime are not interpreted as if they were listed exceptions but treated as if they are undeclared exceptions (therefore in the soap fault the d...
over 8 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Future consideration

"False Positive" / "False Negative" for the applications “DefaultApplication” and “ITIM”

As described in the support case, there is very disturbing that the applications are reported as "Partial running". In addition, when core cause reported as a component with "unknown" status. The displayed status must be corrected, to show the act...
over 4 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Not under consideration

Need a WAS api to update LDAP server connect password dynamically

We are looking for an API to be available in WAS which should be accessible by an external application, for updating the LDAP password dynamically which was configured initially during the LDAP integration.
over 4 years ago in WebSphere traditional 3 Functionality already exists

URBridge, implement caching

URBridge, implement caching
over 4 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Not under consideration


Currently a user must have the operator and configurator roles at cell level, in order to be allowed to use the rollout function in the last deployment step in the admin console. I.E. you have to give far too high permissions in a cell with severa...
almost 10 years ago in WebSphere traditional 2 Not under consideration

use kerberos keytab for client

Provision Client connection to utilize keytab for kerberos based authentication for wsadmin connections using SOAP rather than stdin/prompt/cache that is currently available.
over 5 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Not under consideration

Headline: Proxy server to access Installation Manager repositories

Due to the fact that WebSphere v9.0 is no longer delivered via SMP/E, the Installation Manager needs to download the software components from a cloud-based repository. Because our z/OS system runs behind a firewall, the download fails miserably ;-...
over 5 years ago in WebSphere traditional 0 Future consideration

WAS for z/OS V8 feature request about findMbean/queryNames behavior

We have 2 requirments about the findMBean/queryNames behaivior in multiple servant environment. The summary of the requirement is as follows: (1) We wants to check an MBean registered in OWN servant by findMBean/queryNames.(2) We wants to check an...
over 11 years ago in WebSphere traditional 2 Future consideration