• Integrated versioning for BSA packages/scripts

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    Delivered
    111 votes
    I have yet to meet anyone that creates BSA content that has not asked how BSA manages versioning. I have also yet to meet anyone that was not disappointed by the answer.   All Enterprise customers require some ...
    Barry McQuillan
    last modified by Barry McQuillan
  • Add Ability to use conditions in a BL-Package

    score445
    On Roadmap
    89 votes
    Hi,   it would be awesome if you could add conditions to a BLPacge so that you can decide what assesets get deployed to a specific target. This would really improve the overall usability for all BLPackages in a...
    Steffen Kreis
    last modified by Steffen Kreis
  • Auto-updating GUI

    score445
    Delivered
    89 votes
    It is a huge pain to upgrade the BSA gui everytime we upgrade the appserver.  So either decouple the GUI version from the appserver version and make that work, or find a way to let the appserver auto-update the G...
    Bill Robinson
    last modified by Bill Robinson
  • BSA Synchronization Service

    score420
    Product Team Review
    84 votes
    Many customers will run multiple installations of bsa - dev, prod, test, etc - these could be the same version of bsa or different versions of bsa.  often there is a need to synchronize the environments - for exa...
    Bill Robinson
    last modified by Bill Robinson
  • Simplify RSCD Agent installation and upgrade process

    score390
    On Roadmap
    80 votes
    In large environments containing thousands of targets of different OS flavors, considering the frequency of BMC BladeLogic service packs, hotfixes and patches, upgrading RSCD agents on all targets can be a very tediou...
    Yanick Girouard
    last modified by Yanick Girouard
  • Run PowerShell Natively in BladeLogic

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    Delivered
    71 votes
    "Create a script type for PowerShell Scripts or the 'type 3' nsh scripts (copy and execute for  non-nsh scripts) worked natively w/ PowerShell and VB." Bill Robinson Nov 13, 2013 7:32 AM (in response to Bill Rob...
    Tim Bolton
    last modified by Tim Bolton
  • Create things from scratch

    score340
    Product Team Review
    70 votes
    When creating a blpackage, a nsh script, etc you must first either create the object on your desktop (in the case of a script) or live browse to it in the case of a blpackage item (cfo, registry key, etc, etc) - it wo...
    Bill Robinson
    last modified by Bill Robinson
  • Command line start/stop for appservers

    score335
    Product Team Review
    67 votes
    In a multi-instance appserver it would be very useful to have the ability to start and stop appservers from the commandline.  currently this can be done via the gui (infra mgr), but that is not always feasible.&#...
    Bill Robinson
    last modified by Bill Robinson
  • Add BladeLogic System Active Redundancies and Queuing to support a 24/7 Data Center and eliminate any BladeLogic Services Downtime

    score325
    Product Team Review
    65 votes
    The current architecture of BladeLogic necessitates the need for BladeLogic infrastructure downtime for certain types of self-maintenance.  Any downtime, scheduled or not, will cause disruption to a 24/7 data cen...
    Erica Tolbert
    last modified by Erica Tolbert
  • Conditional Deploy Job

    score265
    Product Team Review
    53 votes
    Hi,   this idea is somehow already mentioned within the comments here https://communities.bmc.com/ideas/1763, but i thought it makes more sense to separate it and make it more obvious.   We would like to h...
    Steffen Kreis
    last modified by Steffen Kreis
  • Self-healing agents

    score260
    On Roadmap
    52 votes
    Hello   in our huge infra, for the users there is still extra manual intervention before each patching with BSA like they have to check all the servers fix all of them and then they can start patching. This is si...
    Vladka Frantikova
    last modified by Vladka Frantikova
  • Version-neutral Import/Export for all BSA objects

    score255
    Product Team Review
    51 votes
    Currently, to move content (in my case BLPackages) from one version to another version of BSA i have to do the following:   Have an instance of BSA available with the source content in it. Export the content. T...
    Ton Machielsen
    last modified by Ton Machielsen
  • Prepackaged Content for Deploying BMC Products

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    Delivered
    49 votes
    All BMC Products should have BMC provided BLPackages or Custom Software Packages that can deploy all of the BMC Products.   Including deploying and configuring BSA components like additional AppServers, Repeater...
    Jae Yi
    last modified by Jae Yi
  • BSA Environment Health Dashboard

    score245
    Delivered
    49 votes
    We should have a dashboard within BSA that will cover the different tasks in the Technical Success Plan, and also the tasks in the Maintenance & DB Cleanup paper.   This will allow us to automate the bulk of...
    Sean Berry
    last modified by Sean Berry
  • Jobs that prompt for user input when executed

    score230
    Product Team Review
    50 votes
    Having the ability to pop-up a prompt for user input when a job is executed would open up many possibilities.
    Eric Robeson
    last modified by Eric Robeson
  • Maintenance mode

    score210
    Product Team Review
    42 votes
    Hi,     Again, something I'd like to see, a maintenance mode where you could restrict logins to the system and possibly even control what jobs should run for example only jobs from BLAdmins are run, but not...
    Pekka Tiittanen
    last modified by Pekka Tiittanen
  • SMTPS (Port 587) Integration Support is needed in BMC Server Automation

    score195
    Product Team Review
    39 votes
    SMTPS (Port 587) Integration Support is needed in BMC Truesight Suite. Currently, only SMTP (port 25) Integration is supported.
    Amit Deshmukh
    last modified by Amit Deshmukh
  • Texteditor for scripts inside a BLPackage

    score190
    Product Team Review
    38 votes
    Hi,   i think it would be a tremendous enhancement if we could use the console's Text-Editor for any text-based files (like a script, or a config file) that is used inside a BLPackage, to edit those files direct...
    Steffen Kreis
    last modified by Steffen Kreis
  • Backup port for RSCD agent

    score190
    Product Team Review
    38 votes
    Hello   We have a huge infra and we often end up with servers which don't have rscd agent port 4750 free. Due to large number of such targets and 7 application servers , it becomes impossible to manage new port ...
    Malay Tiwari
    last modified by Malay Tiwari
  • RSCD Agent install on Windows Domain Controllers

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    Delivered
    38 votes
    It would be a good idea if the RSCD agent MSI automatically detected that it was being installed on a Domain Controller and used a different account name instead of BladeLogicRSCD for example BladeLogicRSCDDOM   ...
    Mike Jones
    last modified by Mike Jones