Before you can use email notifications when alerts are triggered, specific properties must be defined.



Base URL

The address:port on which the vCenter Hyperic server listens for web application requests. The initial value of Base URL is the Web application listen port that was configured when the vCenter Hyperic server was installed. For example,


The base URL forms the prefix of the URL to which vCenter Hyperic appends the remainder of the URL, which points to the Alert Detail page for the triggered alert. For example,


From Email Address

The email address listed as the sender of the alert emails. For example,