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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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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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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 ...
over 3 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 ...
over 3 years ago in Core Platform Services 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...
almost 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...
about 4 years ago in Cloud Object Storage 1 Delivered

be able to select the ressource group associated to the cloudant service when you create Node-Red starter-kit

We use the ressource group mechanism as a way to create specific cost centre. with the current way of working, the interface don't allow to select the ressource group associated to the cloudant service. The cloudant service is created in a defau...
over 4 years ago in  3 Delivered

Cancel Virtual Server web UI dialog "OK" button is labeled "Cancel". It should be changed to "Confirm".

I realize why this decision might have been made, but the Cancel Virtual Server web UI dialog box would be much better and generally less likely to confuse someone, if the confirmation button was labeled "Confirm", "Confirm Cancelation" or honestl...
over 4 years ago in  0 Delivered

Diagrams for IBM Cloud

Create some tool that allows to create arquitectures diagrams or even functional arquitectures, or at least give an estimate on how much the proposed arquitecure will cost
over 5 years ago in  0 Delivered

LIVE MIGRATION for all VSI!!

Every time we have to suffer VSI reboot. That massively impacts to our business. Why AWS/Azure/Google can then IBM cannot?
over 5 years ago in Virtual Servers 0 Delivered

Speech-to-text : support NarrowBand to help decoding telephony flows.

Speech-to-text service doesn't support french langage in NarrowBand. Are there any plan to support in a near future ?
about 6 years ago in  1 Delivered

Support much bigger partition sizes

Partition sizes of 1GB on multi tenant and 10GB on dedicated are much too small for many big data and IoT use cases. Please support much bigger partitions. The partition sizes allow you to estimate how long consumers can be offline (e.g. maintena...
about 6 years ago in  1 Delivered