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Allow users to access the IBM Cloud Key Protect service to retrieve keys/secrets when connecting to data sources

For all of the connection dialogs where you can provide a key and secret as an authentication method, allow the keys to be pulled from the Key Protect service. We should be encouraging the use of Key Protect as a best practice across our IBM Cloud offerings.

  • Darrell Schrag
  • Dec 14 2018
  • Not Under Consideration
Why is it useful?
Who would benefit from this IDEA? As a user creating a new data connection, I should not receiving authentication keys via email or other methods, but instead should be granted the ability to fetch the key from the Key Protect service
How should it work?
Idea Priority Medium
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