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The recently published OMNIbus 8.1.0 FP24 containes a new set of JSON processing ObjectServer SQL functions named json_prop_get, json_prop_set, and json_prop_dedup. This is great news!
We'd highly appreciate having similar functions available in rules file processing, too.
In our URL monitoring we do health checks sending HTTP POST requests to web servers. The overall status and the status of different web server components as well as error messages are sent back JSON formatted to the monitoring tool and from there as value of an event attribute to Netcool. Today we extract the relevant data with regular expressions. It would be a great help directly parsing the JSON structure using appropriate functions.
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