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IBM Cloud - Structured Ideas


This portal is to open public enhancement requests against IBM Cloud and its 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 (https://ideas.ibm.com).


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Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal (https://www.ibm.com/ideas) - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

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IBM Cloud Support Center (https://cloud.ibm.com/unifiedsupport/cases/form) – Use this site for any IBM Cloud defect or support need.

Stack Overflow (https://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/ibm-cloud) – Use this site for IBM Cloud technical Q&A using the tag "ibm-cloud".

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Improve VPN Security with a Fortigate Peer

Currently a VPC VPN Connection to a Fortigate Peer is required using very unsecure settings: Enable DH-group 2 in the Phase 1 proposal. Disable PFS in the Phase 2 proposal. A higher DH-group is not working and not supported, at least what support ...
over 3 years ago in Virtual Private Network (VPN) 2 Not under consideration

Need access to internet using private network only

A detailed description of what the feature should do and look like. Please also list any standards which the feature should comply with. : * Requirement for pseudo-shared gateway (NAT/masquerade) for deployment purposes to allow public connection ...
almost 4 years ago in Network 1 Not under consideration

s3 on Power Cloud

Would like to have documentation on S3 on IBM PowerCloud to have performance gains, multipart downloads
about 4 years ago in Core Platform Services 2 Not under consideration

ICD/Cloudant : schedule the backup

Need to be able to schedule the backup of a database, eg date & time when the backup should be started. The time of the automatic backups is unknown (and different for each instance). For Cloudant the schedule should allow to run the backup sc...
about 4 years ago in Databases 1 Not under consideration

PayPal as default payment method

You should offer PayPal as a default payment method and allow automated monthly payments from a pre-authorised PayPal account.
over 4 years ago in  4 Not under consideration

IaaS Classic Infra Events there is no link in the portal

We will receive IaaS maintenance events via emailSince the mail system may become undeliverable, the event page was also browsed regularly on the classic portal screen so far. I can still get there because the event details link is in the email, ...
over 4 years ago in Support 2 Not under consideration

Get security device roadmap on the Cloud Portal

We are currently using IBM Network and security features to provide some services but are not able to see anywhere in the portal the roadmap of these services. For example, we do not have the version of Fortinet. Could you please release a roadmap...
over 4 years ago in  0 Not under consideration

NetScaler VPX license expiration notification in Case

In the Customer Portal, the NetScaler VPX license expiration date ticket was displayed in the ticket list.Currently, the Case on the IBM Cloud console does not display a Case that tells us when the NetScaler VPX license expires.Also, NetScaler use...
over 4 years ago in Support 0 Not under consideration

Add Spring Cloud Config Server

Pivotal WebServices provides service on Cloud Foundry level to all applications - Spring Cloud Config . It should solve several issues, eg extenalized configuration of cloud foundry application (.NET or Java) or allows to store secret configuratio...
almost 5 years ago in  1 Not under consideration

Allow more than one Activity Tracker per region

If a customer has multiple projects with different resource groups it is hard to allow access to the activity tracker if it was created by a specific project. The documentation does not provide clear guidance on how to address this. If it was poss...
almost 5 years ago in  1 Not under consideration