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Constituent element of <sip> for only IPv4 parsing (not generally used). Completely redundant to SIP. 

Data Type




Client Console Full Name

Host (Origin)

Client Console Short Name

Not applicable

Web Console Tab/Name

Host (Origin)

Elasticsearch Field Name


Rule Builder Column Name


Regex Pattern


NetMon Name

Not applicable

Field Relationships

  • Nested element of <sip> default regex
  • Can not be used with <sipv6>

Common Applications

IPv4 only network equipment.

Use Case

For more information, see IP Address (Origin).

MPE/Data Masking Manipulations

Polyfield – Origin Host

Usage Standards

  • This field is rarely used because it is redundant to <sip>.
  • If you are 100% certain an IPv4 address will always appear.
  • Only use if you need an extremely minute performance improvement.


Not applicable.

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