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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 19, 2014

DEPLYOMENT ROLLOUT FUNCTION FOR APPLICATIONS IN CLUSTER

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 several applications and resources.

Suggestion:
Giving a user the monitor role at cell level, and an "Administrative Authorization Group" e.g. called FGS_MYAPP.administrator, assigned to the cluster AND the application should be enough.

If this cannot be arranged, you should at least hidden the rollout link for users that cannot use it!

Idea priority High
RFE ID 46325
RFE URL
RFE Product WebSphere Application Server
  • Admin
    Graham Charters
    Aug 27, 2021

    Thank you for the suggestion. The requirement does have merit, but looking at it with respect to our total backlog of requests we do not see sufficient interest in this enhancement to merit delivery any time in the foreseeable future. Given the unlikelihood that we would deliver this, we are declining the request rather than leaving it in an uncommitted state for an extended period of time. If you would like to discuss this decision further, please contact Graham Charters <charters@uk.ibm.com>.

  • Guest
    Sep 25, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Application Platform
    Product - WebSphere Application Server

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Application Servers
    Product - WebSphere Application Server