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 integration.

Probe Integration for Nokia NSP.

Table 1. Summary

Probe target

Juniper Contrail Alert API

Probe executable name


Installation package


Package version


Probe supported on

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

Properties files

The probe is supplied with the following properties file installed in the $OMNIHOME/probes/arch directory:


Rules file

The probe is supplied with the following rules file installed in the $OMNIHOME/probes/arch directory:


Transport properties files

The probe supports the following transport configuration files installed in the $OMNIHOME/java/conf/ directory:

Transport type


This supports the file.


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

Connection method

REST/API, Server-Sent Events (SSE)

Multicultural support


For information about configuring multicultural support, including language options, see the IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus Installation and Deployment Guide.

Peer-to-peer failover functionality


IP environment

IPv4 and IPv6

For communications between the probe event source, the probe supports the IPv6 environment on all operating systems except Windows XP and Windows 2003.