IBM Data and AI RegTech 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:

Post your ideas

Post ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and upvote them if they matter to you,

  1. Post an idea

  2. Upvote ideas that matter most to you

  3. Get feedback from the IBM team to refine your idea

Help IBM prioritize your ideas and requests

The IBM team may need your help to refine the ideas so they may ask for more information or feedback. The offering manager team will then decide if they can begin working on your idea. If they can start during the next development cycle, they will put the idea on the priority list. Each team at IBM works on a different schedule, where some ideas can be implemented right away, others may be placed on a different schedule.

Receive notification on the decision

Some ideas can be implemented at IBM, while others may not fit within the development plans for the product. In either case, the team will let you know as soon as possible. In some cases, we may be able to find alternatives for ideas which cannot be implemented in a reasonable time.


For product documentation, see Knowledge Center.
Create and View Support Cases and Use the Discussion Forum here

Shorter URL for this site is: http://ibm.biz/WFS-Ideas or https://ibm.biz/RegTech-Ideas

Calculation's Boolean Function to search string values on lists

The idea is to search for a specific value in a list of enumstring fields in order to rank them by weight. Today the list functions only operate with numeric values or dates for this cases like MAX().

An example of use would be for a list with the following values

List = 'Low','Very High','Low','High','Medium','Low','No Determined','Medium'

Example of calculation, where bInListStr is the boolean function required:

if (bInListStr(List,'Very High')) then 4

elif (bInListStr(List,'High')) then 3

elif (bInListStr(List,'Medium')) then 2

elif (bInListStr(List,'Low')) then 1

else 0

endif

  • Guest
  • Aug 21 2020
  • Delivered
  • Admin
    JOHN Lundgren commented
    17 Nov, 2020 02:15am

    Thank you again for submiting this RFE!

    The OpenPages 8.2 Release that GAed in June 2020 allows for the following:

    ? if (contains(List,'Very High')) then 4

    elif (contains(List,'High')) then 3

    elif (contains(List,'Medium')) then 2

    elif (contains(List,'Low')) then 1

    else 0

    endif

  • Admin
    JOHN Lundgren commented
    10 Sep, 2020 06:55pm

    Thank you for submitting this RFE!

    The IBM team is evaluating this RFE. A decision or request for more information will be provided within 90 days.

By clicking the "Post Comment" or "Submit Idea" button, you are agreeing to the IBM Ideas Portal Terms of Use.
Do not place IBM confidential, company confidential, or personal information into any field.