Generic Annotation Insight Pack

Posted: February 12, 2015 Modified: October 9, 2015


A Generic Annotation Insight Pack is installed when you install IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis. This Insight Pack is not specific to any particular log data type. It can be used to analyze log files for which a log-specific Insight Pack is not available.

The Insight Pack facilitates data ingestion and metadata searches of logs files where a date and time stamp can be identified within the log records.

Additional information

The following are a summary of the steps to install the Generic Annotation Insight Pack.

Reference the Generic Annotation Insight Pack documentation for setup and use instructions.

  1. Upload the Generic Annotation Insight Pack archive file to the directory created in the prior step.
  2. Install the Insight Pack with the command.
  3. Deploy the log file agent with the command in the documentation.
Released: Updated 2015
Cost: Shipped with Product.
Provider: IBM


Product Information


  • IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis v1.3.0 or later


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