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How to submit an idea for a Progress product enhancement


Article Number000010839
EnvironmentProduct: All Supported Progress Products
Version: All Supported Versions
OS: All Supported Operating Systems
Question/Problem Description
How to submit an idea for a Progress product enhancement
How to file an idea for a Progress product enhancement
What are IDEAS in the Progress Online Community?
Are Ideas the new Enhancement Requests?
Where is the Progress Enhancement Request System?
How to report an enhancement request for Progress products?
Where is the Progress Enhancement Request System (ERS) located?
How to log an Enhancement Request for Progress?
How to register to Progress Enhancement Request System?
How to submit an enhancement Request?
Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Error Message
Defect/Enhancement Number

Progress Enhancement Requests can be submitted through the Progress Community IDEAS. Login access is required in order to submit an idea.

Navigate to the “Community Groups” Group, then select the “Ideas” link in the navigation bar near the top of the page.
Submit your idea under the relevant "Challenge" by clicking "Submit an idea" link. If you don't see this link, click the "Join Group" link on the right, after which the "Submit an idea" link will become available on the right.

As with the dynamic nature of any Communities site, the following are available and more may be added as deemed necessary:

  • Community
  • OpenEdge 
  • OpenEdge Database
  • DataDirect
  • DataDirect Cloud
  • Easyl
  • Pacific 
  • Rollbase
  • Business Rules Management System (Corticon)
  • Business Process Management (BPM)
Typically the entry should include the following:

1.  The nature of the enhancement required specifying what should be changed or implemented.
2.  The use cases for the proposed idea (enhancement) specifying the added functionality of the product as a result of the  proposed enhancement.
3.  The current alternatives or workarounds for the proposed idea (enhancement), if such alternatives exist, and why these are not desirable.

Existing Ideas can be Voted FOR or AGAINST and Comments appended.

Last Modified Date4/2/2019 3:23 AM