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Digital Business Automation Ideas

This is an IBM Automation portal for Digital Business Automation 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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We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:

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Start by searching and reviewing ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted, and add a comment, vote, or subscribe to updates on them if they matter to you. If you can't find what you are looking for,

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  1. Post an idea.

  2. Get feedback from the IBM team and other customers to refine your idea.

  3. Follow the idea through the IBM Ideas process.

Please use the following category to raise ideas for these offerings for all environments (traditional on premises, containers, on cloud):
  • Cloud Pak for Automation - including Business Automation Studio, Business Automation Insights

  • Business Automation Workflow (BAW) - including BAW, Business Process Manager, Workstream Services, Business Performance Center, Advanced Case Management

  • Content and Capture Services - including Filenet, Automation Document Processing, Daeja, Navigator, Content Collector, Enterprise Records, Business Automation Content Analyzer, Datacap, Automation Mobile Capture, Content Manager OnDemand, IBM Content Manager

  • Automation Decision Services (ADS) - including ADS, Operational Decision Manager

  • Robotic Process Automation

  • Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere

  • IBM Blueworks Live

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Welcome to the IBM Ideas Portal ( - Use this site to find out additional information and details about the IBM Ideas process and statuses.

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Add resource files to process variables

We would like to use localized resource files in our process models. Alternativley it would be useful to have a app-wide api for this. Like this: tw.system.getResourceByName("name", ("language"))
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

Vertical Privilege Escalation - vulnerability

A6:2017-Security Misconfiguration - Vertical privilege escalation, also known as privilege elevation, where a lower privilege user or application accesses functions or content reserved for higher privilege users or applicationsThis flaw could allo...
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

Input limit missing

Many application does not have size limit for each specified parameter or some times it accept too much values that could lead to buffer overflows if the attacker could bypass other functionalities. Attacker might try to inject large script in tha...
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

Clear text Submission of password

The Sensitive data like password are sent into clear text, it becomes easy for the attacker to sniff the network and get the sensitive data.It was found that the password is being transferred in clear text.
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

BPM 8.6 Content Manager toolkit upload file security checking

While using Content Management toolkit to upload file into Filenet, by intercepting browser request, the request data can be tampered and bypass frontend and backend file type validation. Currently, BPM server side provide file MIME type/extension...
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

Optimize eclipse.ini

The eclipse.ini of the Desktop Process Designer is not optimal
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

Ability to make Task Name Uneditable Or Remove the Field "Enter A Name" while creating a Task

We are using IBm Business Automation Workflow ( On Prem) V When we Add a Task to a case, there are 2 optiosn that appear :1. Select a Type2. Enter a name When value in Select a Type is selected from the Dropdown, it is automatically copi...
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

SonarLint integration with IID

We are trying to install sonarlint plugin with IID IBM Integration designer, version 8.5.7, installation fails and IBM support team suggested to raise RFE. Attached document has the steps follow and errors resulted when installing the plugin. Plea...
about 3 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 2 Future consideration

Rule Designer and eGIT Integration

We would like IBM to investigate the integration of Eclipse eGIT plugin with the Rule Designer for ODM. This would allow ODM Developers to utilize the eGIT tooling within Eclipse to connect to external source code rep...
about 3 years ago in Automation Decision Services (ADS) 1 Not under consideration

Decision Center - DC DB Monitoring and Correction

We would like IBM to develop a monitoring solution for IBM ODM on Cloud - Decision Center's Database (based on the Enterprise Console Diagnostics page) to monitor for any 'Check baselines lft/rgt indexes' and 'Check folders lft/rgt indexes' errors...
about 3 years ago in Automation Decision Services (ADS) 1 Future consideration