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Enabling back v2 authorisation for Object Storage... At least for a while.

Given that StrongLoop hasn't yet added openstack v3 authorisation to its loopback-component-storage, which is now mandatory for Bluemix's Object Storage, it would be nice to have still have available the v2 authorisation method. Although there ar...
almost 8 years ago in Cloud Object Storage 1 Not under consideration

Take advantage of digital pen input

Enable handwriting directly into Bluemix apps. When mobility is important virtual keyboards are hated, and natural language (voice) may not be convenient. Hardware with quality pen support is available from Apple, Microsoft and a number of Android...
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 2 Not under consideration

provide usage (in hours/minutes)

This is nothing to do with pricing, but with usage. In the Dashboard (in this case for Speech-to-Text), display the amount used for the month.
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 3 Not under consideration

Need to have a search on the Bind to Existing Services screen

When you have over 100 services, that screen takes forever to load. Once you get over say 30 services, you could be able to do a type ahead search for the what you are looking for. Like if you just want the SQL database, you shouldn't have to scro...
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 4 Not under consideration

Service to Restrict access to application and charge the end users as per usage. Online Billing

Once application is created the URL is open to public and can be accessed by anyone, This may lead to unnecessary charging to the developer's credit card who created the application and someone may misuse to increase the usage without paying for i...
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 1 Not under consideration

On Database creations for liberty, genenrate DB Utility classes which can directly be used in the application.

Provide user an option to auto generate classes that can manager DB connections for the application for the specified database. This will allow development team to only focus on business logic and not the DB connection part.
almost 8 years ago in  1 Not under consideration

Offer organization SSL administration per API

Adding a wildcard SSL certificate per API would be a helpful feature for managing organizations with many domains. Maybe this could be integrated in the Cloud Foundry API.
almost 8 years ago in Security 0 Not under consideration

Push Notification Monitor - Analyze Information for device, can't see more than a month

CS1917284 Hi Team, As subjected, there is only Day/Week/Month option which will not allow us to view the devices for a period more than a month. Could you advise on that or there is any custom date search option may be by rest API ? Refer to attac...
almost 4 years ago in  0 Not under consideration

Provide feature to allow customer to create routing rule for Direct Link 2.0

I have created new Direct Link 2.0 service to setup a interconnection between a IBM Cloud VPC and a IBM Power Subnet. I have found out the routing won't automatically work after I created the connection. I will need to create support ticket, then ...
almost 4 years ago in Direct Link 0 Future consideration

Using the csv need to check cost of one bare metal

This request was received from customer and they are seeking the below information to extract from the CSV file. Generally org and resource group is empty in csv. So their question is how they can group this classic infra cost? If they need to che...
almost 4 years ago in  1 Not under consideration