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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 (

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API Connect

Please add API Connect (StrongLoop) feature ASAP
over 7 years ago in  0 Delivered

Online clients visibility of Bluemix overages

When clients on subscription for Bluemix Public want to monitor their consumption, they only currently can see their monthly consumption but they can't see how many Bluemix credits do they have available and neither they can see their overages unt...
over 7 years ago in Core Platform Services 0 Delivered

Add as many as possible Speech-To-Text audio file input formats.

Currently IBM Watson Speech to Text service supports only “ogg” compressed format. However, a new standard for WebRTC platform is “webm”. As a result, WebRTC could be either used with Firefox only or client browser should send huge “wav” files wit...
over 7 years ago in AI / Machine Learning 2 Delivered

Provide guidance for non-developers on how/where they can hire professional assistance

Provide guidance for non-developers on how/where they can hire professional assistance
over 7 years ago in Core Platform Services 1 Delivered

Add guide to deploy kubernetes cluster with bluemix cloud platform

How to deploy kubernetes cluster on bluemix cloud platform?
over 7 years ago in Containers 3 Delivered

provide web shell on Console/ACE to let user have the command line power

So, even user had been in console/ACE to handle their bluemix apps / services. but most time, they also want to install command line tools to use some advanced functions / operations So, if there is a web shell console had prepared, then that will...
over 7 years ago in Core Platform Services 4 Delivered

List existing compute and service items across regions, organizations and spaces

It is surprisingly easy to "lose" a runtime even when organization and space set-up is simple. Make it easier to get a list of all existing compute and service items across all regions, all organizations and all spaces to which I have permissions,...
over 7 years ago in Administration 0 Delivered

Fixed public IPs manageable by user

Because sometimes, a VMs fails, so generate a new one creates a new IP, but if IP of first IP was given in a CVs or link in a forum, then it fails because it goes to the first failing IP.
over 7 years ago in Virtual Servers 1 Delivered

Idea: Remove all the spam from the Ideas-Page

One Idea would be to remove all that spam from the idea pages! The first 40 pages are 99% chinese and arabic spam postings... is this site not maintained?
over 7 years ago in  0 Delivered

VPN instructions for SoftLayer

Given Bluemix is co-hosted on SoftLayer, a simple template for the remote side of the VPN service connection for a Brocade router strikes me as incredibly easy given you have one option thus one template to share. Surely, someone can ring up Soft...
over 7 years ago in Virtual Private Network (VPN) 1 Delivered