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  1. Allow customizing mongod port in kubernetes

    The additionalMongodConfig feature was a great addition to the Operator.

    Setting the spec.additionalMongodConfig.net.port to a value other than the default 27017 is not working as expected. The default port is still used despite the custom port value appearing in the MongoDB resource description/manifest. A common security compliance checklist often includes running services on non-default ports.

    Please consider allowing the net.port to be set to a custom value; this may have implications with the services that are automatically created in the cluster.

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  2. job scheduling from Ops Manager

    Please provide job scheduling from Ops Manager, should be able to run Database jobs and non database jobs, shows history of jobs, options to purge job history.

    2 votes
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  3. Add Ops Manager check to prevent making backups of itself (Backing databases - AppDB, Oplog, Blockstore)

    Otherwise, an Out Of Memory condition may result and disable Ops Manager.

    4 votes
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  4. Add `serverStatus.uptime` counter info into Metrics

    What is the problem that needs to be solved? We already collect serverStatus.uptime counter info from each and every MongoDB Server process, so we just need to add serverStatus.uptime counter info into Metrics so that it will be possible to track serverStatus.uptime changes through the time.

    Why is it a problem? (the pain) If you'd like to calculate MongoDB Server process availability to know for how long your MongoDB Server process(es) was/were up and running, you'll need to analyze MongoDB Server process logs (in case if they are ever available for required period of time) to see last time MongoDB…

    5 votes
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  5. Single Project Programmatic API Keys should not require Org User Admin role for IP Whitelists update

    When setting a Programmatic API Key in the MongoDB Ops Manager for a given Project, it seems Project Owners are unable after setting the Key to update the IP Whitelist as they require Organization User Admin role to perform such action (screenshot attached).

    I guess this makes sense if the same Programmatic API Key is shared between multiple Projects inside the same Organization, but not really if this is applied only to one single Project (i.e. Project Owners should be able to amend the IP Whitelisting of their own API Keys).

    I wonder if this could be enhanced in further…

    4 votes
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  6. Provide a feature to monitor the Alert payload being sent out from Ops Manager to the configured Webhook endpoint and etc.

    What is the problem that needs to be solved?
    Provide a feature to monitor the Alerts payload being sent out from Ops Manager to the configured Webhook endpoint and other AlertsServices endpoint.

    Why is it a problem? (the pain)
    Currently, Ops Manager does not log the successful/failed payload of the Alerts being sent out to the configured Webhook endpoint. It is difficult to diagnose the problem with the configured Alert Services.

    2 votes
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  7. Provide mechanism for internal password rotation of the automation user

    Ops Manager automation currently uses an mms-automation user for node management, but the password for that user is set once and stays forever unless it is updated via the Ops Manager API.

    This feature would provide a mechanism that allows this password to be re-generated via the UI or an API call and have it automatically updated on the managed mongod instances as well.

    6 votes
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  8. Plugin for Moogsoft monitoring tools.

    Currently, Ops Manager does not have the plugin for Moogsoft monitoring tools, it would be great to add the feature to the future release of Ops Manager.

    2 votes
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  9. we have certain instances where we have more than one databases for their own respective functionality. and we want to keep their backups se

    we have certain instances where we have more than one databases for their own respective functionality. and we want to keep their backups separate from each other. would separate or individual backup/restore process is available through Ops Manager?

    2 votes
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  10. Grant permission to access Real Time tab to Project Read Only users

    Accessing the Real Time metrics tab requires at least the Project Monitoring Admin role but this role has other privileges to administer alerts and manage hosts as well.

    It is more appropriate to enable the read-only access user (Project Read Only role) to access the Real Time metrics tab.

    2 votes
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  11. In changing the Pager duty service key at cluster level, this key should automatically be used instead of making changes to each alert

    When we migrate from one Pager duty or Slack account to another, as we change the PD/slack service key at cluster level, shouldn't this key get used automatically instead of us going to each alert and recreating the PD/slack entries? It defeats the purpose of setting the PD/slack key at cluster level. And if we have multiple clusters in prod, we will pretty much have to modify alerts for all of them.

    The ticket number for reference is Case #00675142

    1 vote
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  12. University MongoDB - Provide explicit Shell Address to Databases

    In places in the text in different units it says:
    "We are connected to the class atlas cluster from Compass".

    You could please be explicit with what that address is, since if one is coming back after a couple of days break and have forgotten how to connect to Compass or Mango Shell. If a link to that is provided its a lot faster to be back on track.

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  13. Add a means for Ops Manager to expose blocks that have changed since a selected date/time or checkpoint.

    Add a means for Ops Manager to expose blocks that have changed since a selected date/time or checkpoint. With this, changed blocks can be written to compliant (e.g. immutable) storage systems with the backup consistency guarantees provided by Ops Manager.

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  14. Create localhost exception for POST /unauth/users API call

    The purpose of this request is for Ops Manager to implement a "localhost exception" for the API call POST /unauth/users so it can only be executed under two conditions:
    1. No other users exists in the setup.
    1. Ops Manager runs in "invitation only" mode.
    1. Ops Manager has not been configured for LDAP.
    1. The API call can only originate from an IP or alias that belongs to one of the Ops Manager Application server.

    2 votes
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  15. ability to re-order alerts

    when you add new alert there is no way in GUI to order/reorder them. It's hard to maintain large set of alerts.

    2 votes
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  16. Allow configuring Ops Manager to bypass Proxy for the S3 on-prem

    Allow configuring Ops Manager to bypass Proxy for the S3 on-prem.

    Configuring the S3 Blockstore also respects the Ops Manager Proxy settings. This is not practical if it is the S3 on-prem which typically does not require external (Internet) access.

    2 votes
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  17. MongoDB Agent alters the root $PATH variable

    The MongoDB Agent installation via RPM adds the /var/lib/mongodb-mms-automation/bin to root's $PATH by placing the mongodb-mms-automation-agent.sh script under the /etc/profile.d:
    $ pwd
    /etc/profile.d
    $ sudo cat mongodb-mms-automation-agent.sh
    export PATH=/var/lib/mongodb-mms-automation/bin:${PATH}

    This breaks my customers security standards.

    Moving the script does not appear to affect the functionality of the MongoDB Agent and updating the agent via the OM UI does not add back the script.

    We would like the ability to either select the contents of the MongoDB Agent rpm or be asked during the rpm installation whether or not to install the mongodb-mms-automation-agent.sh script.

    2 votes
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  18. Allow configuring custom builds at the organisation or global level (Admin panel)

    It must be done at the project level at the moment, generating an operational costs for those environments with a large number of projects.

    2 votes
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  19. Implement IAM role authentication for AWS SES in Ops Manager

    At the moment using AWS SES for email delivery in Ops Manager requires AWS Access Key and Secret Key. Please implement the IAM role authentication for this option as it has been done for the S3 endpoints.

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  20. Add Global MongoDB Agent Upgrade ability

    Add the ability to upgrade all MongoDB Agents across all Projects at the same time instead of clicking on the banner for each Project.

    4 votes
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