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.

Table 1. Summary 

Probe target

Nokia-Siemens NetAct 3GPP interface V6

Probe executable name


Probe installation package


Package version


Probe supported on

For details of the operating system versions on which this probe is supported, see the following page on the IBM Tivoli Netcool Knowledge Center:

Properties file


Rules file



One of the following versions of IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus:
  • V7.2.0 with Interim Fix 4 ( installed
  • V7.2.1 with Interim Fix 3 ( installed
  • V7.3.0
  • V7.3.1

Nonnative Probe Server: probe-nonnative-base-14

IBM® Object Request Broker (IBM ORB, supplied with Netcool/OMNIbus)

Java™ Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.5

Connection method


Multicultural support


Peer-to-peer failover functionality


IP environment

IPv4 and IPv6

Federal Information Processing 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.