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Status Delivered
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 14, 2016
Merged idea

This idea has been merged into another idea. To comment or vote on this idea, please visit TNMGR-I-27 Path tool option to perform DB trace.

Layer2/3 Path Merged

Layer2/3 Path  - The IP path tool is too slow to respond for the operations time. This is unavoidable due to the SNMP required to dynamically retrieve the path. An alternative would be a perl path tool script similar to the ip path tool script which uses the NCIM database data to retrieve the path data. The data will not be perfect ( the topology stores the connections, not the routing tables or forwarding tables ) but will give some indication of expected connectivity between two points.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 90005
RFE Duplicate of 108339
RFE Product Tivoli Network Manager
  • Admin
    Jacob Yackenovich
    Sep 1, 2021

    Thank you for the idea submission. There's a similar capability present in our Agile Service Manager product as well as the topology manager capbability of the Cloudpak for WatsonAIOps. Please review our proudct documentation for details on how to use our path tool:

  • Guest
    Apr 12, 2019

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Cloud
    Product family - Operations Management
    Product - Tivoli Network Manager

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - ITSM Operations
    Product - Tivoli Network Manager