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To be able to export/import diagram information using xmi/xmldi

The customer wants to be able to import and export diagram information using XMI[DI]. At the moment this is not supported only XMI.
over 15 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer 3 Future consideration

Ability to do headless batch publish

Rational Rose Web Publisher has a command line interface that enables you to publish models using a batch processor. (An attached document contains more details on this.) A set of similar functionality should be supported by the SDP-based products...
over 18 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer 2 Future consideration

New category 'Technical' for application processes to remove exposure to the user

Designing the processing for our Cobol pipeline we have ran into situations when we need to start a process in another environment then the one that was requested by the user. For example when we deploy to PR we need to start a process in a test e...
4 months ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 0 Future consideration

Allow specifying a resolution for RPT Citrix-recording via Web

Currently you have to start the remote desktop session with the same resolution that you want the Citrix recording to happen at. When recording via ICA file you can already choose the resolution. It's very inconvenient to have to log off and log b...
11 months ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Performance Tester 0 Future consideration

Option to display stub parameters in report

We have no possibility to display in report the stub parameters in report when calls are compliants with expected values. During audits not all information are displayed in report then Authorithies shall understand the PTU file to audit the tests,...
over 1 year ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / RealTime 2 Future consideration

LAM Automation using JSON format and build API services and create JSON url for UCD application to integrate to LAM

LAM Automation using JSON format and build API services and create JSON url for UCD application to integrate to LAM As discussed with Product team, they have suggested it is not possible with JSON format which LAMTECH team from bank provided, One ...
over 1 year ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 3 Not under consideration

Error while connecting to IBM HTTP Server using WSS protocol

Unable to connect to IBM HTTP Server using WSS protocol, receiving 500 internal Server Error
over 1 year ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Is a defect

In IBM Web Administration for i, when configuring TLS, automatically generate and display the next available TLS port.

This would be very helpful for anyone trying to configure TLS for IWS. It is necessary to apply a unique port that is available. Determining an available port is very difficult for an IBM i admin user to do. The current process is to use NETSTAT o...
over 1 year ago in WebSphere Liberty 1 Not under consideration

Please include a single page that documents all the Project Explorer icons, and thier decorations, in the Modeling Perspective.

The UML model is rich, and complicated. We see a number of icons in the Project explorer but can determine what differentiates on type of element, say a Package. I'm guessing that the little triangle decoration on a Package icon indicates Model, a...
over 1 year ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer for WebSphere 0 Planned for future release

this is a test case to see where this idea ends up

Clint Advocacy is investigating if this idea portal actually works for ClearCase and ClearQuest. Are the ideas reviewed and then forwarded to the HCL Dev team ?
over 1 year ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 2 Future consideration