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Created by Guest
Created on Apr 3, 2020

Need FQDN support in CMC instead of native IP Addresses

IBM CMC is using three server for HMC/CMC connecting to Bluemix CMC Console. Port 443 HTTPS Port 443 HTTPS Port 443 HTTPS
We need for all thre a FQDN and not IP Adr.

Idea priority Urgent
  • Guest
    Jun 8, 2020


    Feature of using only FQDN for CMC End points has been delivered with HMC V9 R1 M941 & CMC 1.9. With this feature, users can choose to have FQDN or IP address for data ingestion node.