IBM DataPower

The IBM® QRadar® DSM collects event logs from your IBM DataPower® system.

IBM DataPower is formerly known as IBM WebSphere® DataPower.

The following table identifies the specifications for the IBM DataPower DSM.

Table 1. IBM DataPower DSM specifications
Specification Value
Manufacturer IBM
DSM Name DataPower
RPM file name DSM-IBMDataPower-QRadar_version-build_number.noarch.rpm
Supported versions FirmwareV6 and V7
Protocol Syslog
QRadar recorded event types All Events
Log source type in QRadar UI IBM DataPower
Auto discovered? Yes
Includes identity? No
Includes custom properties? No
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To send events from IBM DataPower to QRadar, complete the following steps:

  1. If automatic updates are not enabled, download and install the most recent version of the IBM DataPower DSM from the IBM Support Website onto your QRadar Console.
  2. For each instance of IBM DataPower, configure the IBM DataPower system to communicate with QRadar.
  3. If QRadar does not automatically discover IBM DataPower, create a log source for each instance of IBM DataPower on the QRadar Console. Use the following IBM DataPower specific values:
    Parameter Value
    Log Source Type IBM DataPower
    Protocol Configuration Syslog