Skip to Main Content
InterSystems Ideas
We love hearing from our users. Tell us what you want to see next and upvote ideas from the community.
* Bugs and troubleshooting should as usual go through InterSystems support.
ADD A NEW IDEA

FILTER BY CATEGORY

InterSystems IRIS

Showing 19

Simplify classnames calls in ObjectScript

Currently everyone use ##class(classname).methodname() to call it. e.g. do ##class(Sample).ClassMethod() This is one of the painful moments about ObjectScript for developers. Can we introduce a parallel support of more simplified way, as: #classna...
Evgeny Shvarov about 1 year ago in InterSystems IRIS 0 Future consideration

IRIS Community with no connections limit

IRIS Community Edition without limit on connections amount instead, limit IRIS by cores and memory, i.e. limit it to 2-4 cores and 4-8GB RAM IRIS Community Edition is very useful in automated testing or some simple demos, but it's useless due to l...
Dmitry Maslennikov 3 months ago in InterSystems IRIS 0 Future consideration

Set password through environment variable

In a continious integration processes, for some applications, for testing purposes, it's useful to run vanilla IRIS and run integration tests, for Python applications for instance And the best way to do it, is to use services feature in popular CI...
Dmitry Maslennikov 9 months ago in InterSystems IRIS 5 Future consideration

Use of package management systems

There is no way at the moment to install any driver to IRIS for any suppoorted programming language. Java drivers not available on Maven (even https://mvnrepository.com/artifact/com.intersystems/intersystems-jdbc, just fake empty files) Python dri...
Dmitry Maslennikov over 1 year ago in InterSystems IRIS 1 Future consideration

Bare minimum start of IRIS for docker build

During docker build, it's useless to start full functional IRIS, it would be enough to start just bare minimally, do not start the internal web server, ECP, and so on. Just only staff enough to build a code and make some changes in settings.
Dmitry Maslennikov about 1 year ago in InterSystems IRIS 0 Future consideration

use Python Class Definition Syntax to create IRIS classes

Now that IRIS support Python, UDL syntax should not be the only way with SQL DDL to define/create classes in IRIS.
Sylvain Guilbaud 5 months ago in InterSystems IRIS 3 Future consideration

Include bar code/QR code recognition as a standard function

Zen reports, InterSystem Reports, and IRIS all have ways to generate bar codes and/or QR codes and put them on documents, but there is nothing to read them. Reading them relies on 3rd part packages and sometimes specialized hardware, depending on ...
David Hockenbroch 4 months ago in InterSystems IRIS 0 Future consideration

Add the option to call class parameters in Embedded Python

Currently, class parameters can be called in ObjectScript in the following way: write ..#ParameterName The same construction in Embedded Python looks like this: import irisprint(iris.cls('ClassName')._GetParameter("ParameterName") Could it be simp...
Evgeny Shvarov about 1 year ago in InterSystems IRIS 0 Future consideration

A Dynamic Cheat Sheet to lookup for Common Core Functions for Reusability

When developing Region or site level codes, sometimes we tend to create our own functions to complete it; But what if there is a core function which does the same thing and you didn't know of. Below advantages can be achieved if the common core fu...
Shareek Ahamed about 1 year ago in InterSystems IRIS 3 Future consideration

Reserve licenses

Where a system is using user based licensing the allocation is first come first served. If there are dynamic connections, such as web based applications, it would be useful to reserve a license for a specific license ID to ensure availability. Thi...
David Underhill about 1 year ago in InterSystems IRIS 0 Future consideration