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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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Log history needed in LogDNA for more than 30 days

CS1919810 Hi Team, Can you add a new fature in LogDNA in order to search logs more than 30 days since now it is limited for 30 days log history only. Can you also provide an API, if we need log history for more than 30 days in LogDNA, we need log ...
almost 4 years ago in  1 Delivered

DDoS Protection

Bluemix needs good DDoS protection (Layer 3 and 4). Why? -Because even small DDoS attacks can flood my Docker containers...
almost 8 years ago in Security 1 Delivered

Improve documentation for platform and services to include information on High Availability and Backup

I really like the documentation layout for the various services and offerings in Bluemix. However, it would be good if there was a section in each giving useful information when consuming the service in production, or even just designing for produ...
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 3 Delivered

Provide some sort of account/password link from the ACE console.

I log into the Console and would like to change my password. I go to Account and there's no link or indication of any way to do that. Searching in the docs produces nothing. There should be an indication or link to go to your IBM id somewhere (IBM...
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 1 Delivered

Catalog is starting to get confusing, will only get more confusing

During my first pass at Bluemix I became lost in all the technologies available. I did not understand them all and I went with a simpler / inferior solution - Parse.com. As IBM acquires more cool technologies the catalog will only get deeper and m...
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 0 Delivered

Revise the insane amount of time a simple firmware upgrade takes

Hello, We are running a rather large vSAN environment, it was suggested by VMware we upgrade the disk FW. Since I know IBM (Softlayer) it always takes a tremendous amount of time for these simple tasks, so I asked how long a disk firmware upgrade ...
almost 4 years ago in Bare Metal 2 Delivered

IBM Resource Access governance reports

I want to be able to answer a simple question when asked by an Auditor - Who has access to your COS Bucket? Shockingly there is no way to generate an access report from a resource such as COS to see what service ID's and User ID's have access. If ...
about 4 years ago in Core Platform Services 2 Delivered

MySQL service production version

Compose MySQL service go production required MariaDB is better. All cloud providers are turning to MariaDB. Don't know IBM so slow and still ask customer use DB2. Around 80% developers start from MySQL. That is mandatory service that developers r...
over 6 years ago in  2 Delivered

Object storage versioning

Being able to version objects in object storage ala Amazon S3 would be very useful to help avoid accidental deletion or overwriting of files, either accidental or malicious (e.g. ransomware). Ideally there would be separate permissions for editing...
over 4 years ago in Cloud Object Storage 0 Delivered

More granular access permissions for cloud object storage

It would be helpful to be able to give someone permissions to upload/PUT new objects in object storage, but not modify/delete them. The Writer service access has 52 more granular permissions listed, but Writer allows objects and even buckets to be...
over 4 years ago in Cloud Object Storage 1 Delivered