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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 (

Shape the future of IBM!

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,

Post your ideas
  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 Business Automation - including Business Automation Studio and App Designer, Business Automation Insights

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

  • Content Services - FileNet Content Manager

  • Content Services - Content Manager OnDemand

  • Content Services - Daeja Virtual Viewer

  • Content Services - Navigator

  • Content Services - Content Collector for Email, Sharepoint, Files

  • Content Services - Content Collector for SAP

  • Content Services - Enterprise Records

  • Content Services - Content Manager (CM8)

  • Datacap

  • Automation Document Processing

  • Automation Decision Services (ADS)

  • Operational Decision Manager

  • Robotic Process Automation

  • Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere

  • Blueworks Live

  • Business Automation Manager Open Edition

  • IBM Process Mining

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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.

IBM Unified Ideas Portal ( - Use this site to view all of your ideas, create new ideas for any IBM product, or search for ideas across all of IBM. - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.


Pinned ideas

PINNED Filter UI enables having OR between filters (not just AND)
Users want to filter cases for client1 OR client2. They can't without creating a custom filter with javascript -- which they don't like at all
PINNED SQL statements in Dashboard Widgets
I think using SQL statements in widgets would be great to leverage the entire potential of the data uploaded to IBM Process Mining. Lots of important and helpful information cannot be displayed today as it's only SQL-like. I don't think that using...

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Include IBM digital signature on IBM Content Collector binaries

Including IBM's digital signature on IBM Content Collector binaries will allow the IBM provided binaries to be trusted by the security tools like McAfee endpoint protection.
over 2 years ago in Content Collector for Email, Sharepoint, Files 0 Delivered

Need exception handling for user without DisplayName, i.e., user list cannot be shown for reassigning case

Need exception handling for user without DisplayName, i.e., user list cannot be shown for reassigning case. In version v18, no issue even there is account without DisplayName but it is not working after upgrade to v19.
over 2 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Delivered

Task Mining download list of tagged tasks and contextual data

The user should be able to download the list of tagged tasks, with the task name and the respective element's raw data (selector, etc.). Would be really nice to have the obfuscated screenshot as well.
over 2 years ago in IBM Process Mining 1 Delivered

Ba studio login guidelines, please support multiple languages

The Ba studio login guide now only supports English and does not support multilingualism, which makes the user experience with poor English very poor and even conflict. Especially in the project bidding, it will lead to failure to win the bid due ...
over 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Business Automation 1 Delivered

Log4j Patching (IBM fix - IFPH42728)

We are planning to implement patch Affects versions 2.0 to 2.14.1 of Log4j patching at WAS infra level. But we are using Log4J version 1.2.16 in IID. So will the patch fix at WAS level work at IID Level too? what will be the impact on the IBM BAW ...
over 2 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Delivered

Support Microsoft SQL Server versions for installation BAW on containers

BAW on containers not support sql server databases. Only db2, oracle and postgre.
over 2 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 3 Delivered


over 2 years ago in Cloud Pak for Business Automation 1 Delivered

Remove 1000 searchable variables limit when using using the saved search acceleration tools

Refer The session "Optimize saved searches with business data variables", it mentioned "When using a pivot table, you must ensure that you do not use more than 1000 searchab...
over 2 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 1 Delivered

Content services graph QL Api's for on-prem

this will helpful for more collaborations with FileNet.
almost 3 years ago in FileNet Content Manager (CPE) 2 Delivered

Enable the insertion of items in the native queue by HTTP Request.

On the IBM RPA tool system queue provider, the only way to put a message/intance in the queue, it's by the tool itself. It will be much better, if we could insert queue instances using HTTP Request, Rest or Soap. That way we can start de RPA proce...
about 3 years ago in Robotic Process Automation 0 Delivered