Custom monitoring provides you with the alert feature. When you configure an alert rule, you need to select an application group. When an alert is triggered based on the alert rule, a notification is sent to the alert contacts of the application group.

Prerequisites

Monitoring data is reported to CloudMonitor. For more information, see Report monitoring data.

Configure an alert rule on the Custom Monitoring page

  1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Custom Monitoring.
  3. On the Time Series tab of the Custom Monitoring page, find the target metric and click Setup Alarm Rule in the Operation column.
  4. On the Create Alarm Rule page, set relevant parameters.
  5. Click OK.

Configure an alert rule for an application group

  1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Application Groups.
  3. On the Application grouping tab of the Application Groups page, click the name or ID of the target application group.
  4. In the left-side navigation pane of the page that appears, click Custom Monitoring.
  5. On the Custom Monitoring page, find the target metric and click Setup Alarm Rule in the Operation column.
  6. On the Create Alarm Rule page, set relevant parameters.
  7. Click OK.