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Liberty Java environment variable syntax example in doc

Show syntax example of how to add an environment variable in in Bluemix Dashboard > Runtime > Environment variables on web page Please add an example to explain the syntax....
over 7 years ago in  2 Delivered

Be consistent

I have just create my Bluemix account, and decided to choose the region "United Kingdom" with the space "dev". As soon as I got the first screen with all the icons, I got a screen telling me that I need to create a space, since everything I will...
over 7 years ago in Core Platform Services 2 Delivered

IMS Managed Fortigate firewall option (versus Vyattas)

As a Bluemix customer, I want the ability to have an IMS Managed Fortigates as an option for Public and Dedicated instead of Vyattas.
almost 8 years ago in  1 Delivered

Need a hypertext link from within the Container Detail Screen back to the Run Containers Screen

Right now you have to go back to the Dashboard (which can take 10 seconds to display) and click on Containers menu again to run another container. We should be able to just toggle between trying to run one container....then be able to run another ...
almost 8 years ago in Containers 1 Delivered

Ensure Watson is given the task of understanding every language on Earth so we can access China and India and Africa among our customers.

No description provided
almost 8 years ago in AI / Machine Learning 2 Delivered

Switch Region

When the user changes Region, it would be necessary to unselect the selected organization. It avoids the error message when the organization is not available in the new Region.
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 3 Delivered

Use a console font in the documentation for code

It would be easier to read if you were to use a fixed-width font (or console font) for the code examples.
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 2 Delivered

New services should not be shown in the service catalog by default

On Bluemix Local, when a new service is installed, ensure that by default the service is not seen in the service catalog by end users until an admin publishes it to orgs/users. This behavior will help with service gouvernance and control.
almost 8 years ago in Administration 0 Delivered

API Connect

Please add API Connect (StrongLoop) feature ASAP
almost 8 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...
almost 8 years ago in Core Platform Services 0 Delivered