CA Spectrum 9.4.1 integration with CA Nimsoft now requires the NISAPI probe

Document ID : KB000028504
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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If you had previously enabled CA Spectrum and CA Nimsoft integration for server management in the CA Spectrum 9.4 release, while upgrading to 9.4.1, you must remove the NISREST package before configuring the latest Nimsoft rest API (nisapi). 


Removing the NISREST probe

To migrate nisrest to nisapi, take the following steps:

Note: If the NISREST probe had not been previously installed follow step 1, then skip 2 & 3 and continue with the nisapi install.


1. Stop the service_host probe




2. On Windows, navigate to

     C:\Program Files (x86)\Nimsoft\probes\service\service_host\catalinaBase\webapps


3. Remove nisrest.war and the nisrest directory



 Adding the NISAPI

1.   The NISAPI can be downloaded from …….


2.  With the service_host probe still stopped (see step 1 in removing nisrest above) a<!--[endif]-->dd latest NISAPI to the archive.




3. Deploy nisapi_service_host



4. restart service_host probe