Each probe works in a different way to acquire event data from its source, and therefore has specific features, default values, and changeable properties. Use this summary information to learn about this probe.

The following table provides a summary of the Probe for Alcatel-Lucent ITM-NM/OMS.

Table 1. Summary

Probe target

Alcatel-Lucent ITM-NM / 1350 OMS R9.6 and R11.1 using G2 Protocol

Probe executable name


Patch number


Probe supported on

For details of supported operating systems, see the following Release Notice on the IBM Software Support Website:

Properties file


Rules file



For details of any additional software that this probe requires, refer to the description.txt file that is supplied in its download package.

Connection method


Remote connectivity

The Probe for Alcatel-Lucent ITM-NM/OMS can connect to a device on a remote host. Details of the remote host are specified using the Host and Port properties in the properties file.

Multicultural support

Not Available

Peer-to-peer failover functionality

Not available

IP environment

IPv4 and IPv6

Note: The probe is supported on IPv6 when running on IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus V7.3.0, 7.3.1 and 7.4.0 on all UNIX and Linux operating systems.

Federal Information Protocol Standards (FIPS)

IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus uses the FIPS 140-2 approved cryptographic provider: IBM Crypto for C (ICC) certificate 384 for cryptography. This certificate is listed on the NIST website at For details about configuring Netcool/OMNIbus for FIPS 140-2 mode, see the IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus Installation and Deployment Guide.