To help cloud users understand and respond to their VM and application performance, Abiquo 3.8 introduces Alarms and Alerts that will notify users by email when specified conditions are met in VM metrics.
There are four new privileges associated with alarms and alerts:
By default these privileges are only assigned to the cloud administrator role.
HOW DO THE PRIVILEGES AFFECT THE DISPLAY?
For each virtual machine of interest, to configure metrics and alarms:
For a group of one or more alarms, to configure an alert that will notify you of the activation of the alarm group:
Name of the alert. The name can contain up to 128 characters
|Description||Describe the alert|
|Muted||Select this checkbox to disable notifications for this alert|
On the Alarms tab, assign alarms to the alert. If all alarms are activated, the alert will notify the users registered on the Actions tab.
On the Actions tab, enter the email address(es) to notify if the alarms are activated.