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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

Add 'Replace text' function in LogDNA parsing rule or view template

Useful for when you cannot control the source of the logs but need to replace strings such as UUIDs with human readable names.
about 19 hours ago in Logging and Monitoring 0 Under review

ibmcloud CLI cos plugin: add command to get bucket configuration / metadata

Currently the only way to get the bucket total number of objects and total size as is: In the IBM Cloud Portal web UI go to the bucket configuration Manually calling the API with curl https://config.cloud-object-storage.cloud.ibm.com/v1/b/{my-buck...
4 days ago in CLI 1 Under review

Add VSI host name to audit logs in IBM Cloud Activity Tracker with LogDNA

Currently only the VSI host IP address is in the log context, however also having the host name in there would make it a lot better when using with alerts. Was requested to post this here by IBM Cloud support.
7 days ago in Logging and Monitoring 0 Under review

Have the Failover check "down-after-milliseconds" Sentinel attribute to be Customer configurable

The down-after-milliseconds is the time in milliseconds an instance should not be reachable (either does not reply to our PINGs or it is replying with an error) for a Sentinel starting to think it is down. Currently we are unable to configure/chan...
7 days ago in Databases 0 Under review

Snapshot and Volume sharing between accounts

As a SaaS Provider, I would like to provide my customers with the ability to create snapshots and save the data into another (SaaS) account. For customers, it enables an easy migration between accounts (think M&A or multiple account strategy) ...
9 days ago in Block Storage 0 Under review