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 5620 SAM 3GPP v8.

Table 1. Summary 

Probe target

Alcatel-Lucent 5620 Service Aware Manager (SAM) version R8.0

Probe executable name


Package version


Probe supported on

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

Properties file


Rules file



A currently supported version of IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus or IBM Cloud Pak for AIOps.

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


probe-nonnative-base-13 (or later)

probe-command-port-3 (or later)

Note: If you are running Netcool/OMINbus 7.3.0, these dependencies are supplied with the probe. Otherwise, you must download these dependencies separately.

Connection method


Multicultural support

Not Available

Peer-to-peer failover functionality


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 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.