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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,

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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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Case Properties in Coach UI

Once, IBM Case Manager solution is migrated to IBM BAW, case properties should be supported in Coach UI. As of now, if we drag any case property it throws warning message 'Content Object is filtered and can not be referenced.'
over 1 year ago in Business Automation Workflow 2 Functionality already exists

Visual flow representation for scripts

IBM RPA Studio needs to provide a flow-like visual representation of scripts, including the constructs scripts contain.
over 1 year ago in Robotic Process Automation 0 Future consideration

Customize the WSDL definition for inbound web services.

The feature would allow developers to transfer business objects limitations to the WSDL definition. Also, it would allow developers to indicate whether a field is optional or required.
over 1 year ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

Coach Views Help Text Enhancements in BAW

In BAW there is a new feature for displaying Help Text for coach views using a question mark icon before the control. In previous versions Help text was displayed on hover of the coach views, but this is not working for some time now and ...
over 2 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

Font support in Views

This request is to make the development easier when developer needs to use a custom font. Currently, there is an ability to add CSS and JS files in View artifacts (library items). It would be nice to have the ability to add custom fonts. Currently...
over 1 year ago in Business Automation Workflow 0 Future consideration

PFS support for new releases of ElasticSearch

Process Federation Server (PFS) supports an externalized Elastic Search service at version 6.x of ES. Internally PFS uses the Elasticsearch Java High Level REST Client 6.1.4, and the Elasticsearch doc states that it supports interacting with 6.1, ...
over 2 years ago in Business Automation Workflow 1 Future consideration

Tags to reflect while exporting the diagrams (any format of export)

Tags to reflect while exporting the diagrams (any format of export) Currently while exporting the diagrams in word / excel the tag details are being captured in the sameHowever, Tags are not getting populated while exporting as PDF / PPT. Hence it...
about 5 years ago in Blueworks Live 5 Future consideration

Adding BPMN 2.0 Shapes

There is only a limited selection of shapes BPMN 2.0 Shapes available. It would be beneficial to have the palette of all shapes. Also, having the ability to have separate swimlanes/pools and child swimlanes, this is currently covered by the specif...
over 1 year ago in Blueworks Live 4 Future consideration

Decision Table Content Display Options

Decision tables only allow simple text. Should allow user to use text features like color, bold, underline and italicizing. Should allow for paragraph or line breaks as well.
about 5 years ago in Blueworks Live 1 Future consideration

CP4A Support for GKE

Hi, Can you please introduce support for GKE. Thank you.
over 1 year ago in Cloud Pak for Business Automation 1 Not under consideration