Cloud Platform

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:

Post your ideas

Start by posting ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and upvote them if they matter to you,

  1. Post an idea

  2. Upvote ideas that matter most to you

  3. Get feedback from the IBM team to refine your idea

Help IBM prioritize your ideas and requests

The IBM team may need your help to refine the ideas so they may ask for more information or feedback. The offering manager team will then decide if they can begin working on your idea. If they can start during the next development cycle, they will put the idea on the priority list. Each team at IBM works on a different schedule, where some ideas can be implemented right away, others may be placed on a different schedule.

Receive a notification on the decision

Some ideas can be implemented at IBM, while others may not fit within the development plans for the product. In either case, the team will let you know as soon as possible. In some cases, we may be able to find alternatives for ideas which cannot be implemented in a reasonable time.

If you encounter any issues accessing the Ideas portals, please send email describing the issue to ideasibm@us.ibm.com for resolution.

For more information about IBM's Ideas program visit ibm.com/ideas.

Status Future consideration
Workspace Rational Other
Categories Synergy
Created by Guest
Created on May 8, 2020

Rational Synergy 7.2.2 & Change 5.3.2 - Compatibility with RHEL8

We will use Rational Synergy 7.2.2 and Rational Change 5.3.2 on RHEL7 but some of our clients absolutely wants to use RHEL8 for security reason.
Currently, Synergy 7.2.2 is not certified compliant with RHEL8, could you add this compliance certification in your roadmap in a near future (next fix pack) ?

Use Case
Installation of RHEL8 on a server. Installation of Synergy 7.2.2 on the same server. Installation of Change 5.3.2 on the same server. All the functionalities of Synergy 7.2.2 and Change 5.3.2 must be certified working perfectly on RHEL8.
RFE ID 142256
RFE URL
RFE Product Rational Synergy
Idea Priority High
  • Guest
    Jan 28, 2021

    Started investigating to provide support for Rational Synergy 7.2.2 & Change 5.3.2 with RHEL8.3 .