IBM Security Policy Manager (TPD) Insight Pack

Posted: December 24, 2015 Modified: December 24, 2015


The IBM Security Policy Manager (Tivoli Policy Director) Insight Pack provides the capability to index and search against Policy Director log files using IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis. This allows for faster problem identification using the analytic dashboards and views to locate concerns.

Additional information

The IBM Tivoli Policy Director (TPD) Insight Pack supports logs from the Tivoli Policy Director V6.1.1.5 indexing messages from the msg__pdmgrd_utf8.log log.

The Insight Pack supports following default timestamp format used by Tivoli Policy Director (TPD) . yyyy-MM-dd-HH:mm:ss.SSSXXX

Where XXX is a time zone value containing a colon (:) in it.

For Example: 2014-10-14-12:34:56.789+05:30

Kindly ensure that Tivoli Policy Director (TPD) msg__pdmgrd_utf8.log file has same timestamp format for insight pack to work appropriately.

Training Information

Review the following video for information on using and setting up the Insight Pack.

Tivoli Policy Director (TPD) Insight Pack Overview presentation used in the video.


Released: 17 December 2015
Cost: No Charge
Support: Supported
Provider: IBM


Product Information
Product Documentation


  • IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis v1.3.0.0 and later
  • IBM Tivoli Policy Director (TPD) v6.1.1.5


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