Integrating with Netcool/OMNIbus using the Socket Java Probe

You can pass data to Netcool/OMNIbus from devices that write events to a socket using the Socket Java Probe.

For details about installing and configuring the Socket Java Probe, see Socket.

You can open or download a PDF version of the probe guide here.

Downloading the Socket Java Probe

You can download the installation package from the IBM Passport Advantage website.

Use the Find by part number field to search for the part number that corresponds to your Operating System as shown in the table below.

Table 1. Socket Java Probe part numbers

Netcool/OMNIbus V8.1

Part number

Operating systems


A single package contains versions of the probe for all supported Operating Systems.