View and Edit Alert Definitions

Topics marked with * relate to features available only in vFabric Hyperic.

There are a variety of ways to navigate to pages that list and provide detailed information about alert definitions.

List Alert Definitions for a Resource

  1. Browse the the resource.

  2. Click the Alert tab.

  3. Click the Configure tab to see a list of alert definitions for the resource.

For information about alert definition list for a resource, see ui-Alert.ListDefinition in vFabric Hyperic User Interface.

List Alert Definitions for a Resource Type

Available only in vFabric Hyperic

  1. Click Administration in the masthead.

  2. Click Monitoring Defaults in "HQ Server Settings" section.

  3. On the HQ Monitoring Defaults Configuration page, click Edit Alerts for the resource type

  4. The Monitoring Defaults page displays alert definitions for the resource type.

For information about alert definition list for a resource type, see ui-Alert.ListTypeDefinition in vFabric Hyperic User Interface.

List Alert Definitions for a Resource Group

Available only in vFabric Hyperic

  1. Browse the the resource group.

  2. Click the Alert tab.

  3. Click the Configure tab to see a list of alert definitions for the resource group.

For information about alert definition list for a resource, see ui-Alert.ListDefinition in vFabric Hyperic User Interface.

View All Alert Definitions for all Resources

To view all alert definitions:

  1. Click the Analyze tab in the Masthead.

  2. Click Alert Center.

  3. Click Definitions.

For information about the information and options on the Resource Alert Definitions page, see ui-Alert.Center in vFabric Hyperic User Interface.

View and Edit an Alert Definition

To view the details of an alert definition click the alert definition name in an alert definition list for the resource it is assigned to, or, in vFabric Hyperic, in the Definitions tab in the Alert Center.

For information about the information and options available on the Alert Definition page, see ui-Alert.Edit in vFabric Hyperic User Interface.