Alarm rules feature helps you to create, view, modify, enable, disable, and delete alarm rules in the application groups.

Note  When you request alarm rules in the application group dimension, the system displays only the alarm rules applied to the specific application group. The alarm rules applied to the instances or all resources would not be displayed.

Create an alarm rule

  1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
  2. Select Application Groups in the navigation pane.
  3. Select the group for which you want to create an alarm rule, and click the group name or click Manage to go to the group details page.
  4. Click Create Alarm Rule from the options available.
  5. Click Confirm to complete the action.

Delete alarm rules

  1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
  2. Select Application Groups in the navigation pane.
  3. Select the group for which you want to delete the alarm rule, and click the group name or click Manage to go to the group details page.
  4. Click Alarm Rules from the options available to go to the alarm rules page of the group.
  5. Click Delete next to the alarm rule under the Actions column to delete this rule. To delete multiple alarm rules at the same time, select rules to be deleted and click Delete from the options in the list.

Modify an alarm rule

  1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
  2. Select Application Groups in the navigation pane.
  3. Select the group for which you want to create an alarm rule, and click the group name or click Manage to go to the group details page.
  4. Click Create Alarm Rule from the options available.
  5. Click Modify next to an alarm rule under the Actions column to modify the rule.

Enable or Disable group alarm rules

When you are required to stop a service or perform application maintenance, or an upgrade, you can disable all alarm rules of the group involved, to avoid reception of many unwanted alarm notifications due to manual changes. Once the changes are completed, you can reinstate the alarm rules.

  • Disable all alarm rules of a group
    1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
    2. Click Application Groups in the navigation pane.
    3. Select a group name and click More from the Actions column.
    4. Select Disable All Alarm Rules to disable all alarm rules of the selected group.
  • Enable all alarm rules of a group
    1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
    2. Click Application Groups in the navigation pane.
    3. Select a group name and click More from the Actions column.
    4. Select Enable All Alarm Rules.
  • Disable partial alarm rules of a group
    1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
    2. Click Application Groups in the navigation pane.
    3. Select a group with an alarm, and click the group name or click Manage to go to the group details page.
    4. Click Alarm Rules from the options available.
    5. Click Disable next to Alarm Rules under the Actions column. If you want to disable multiple alarm rules collectively, select the rules and click Disable from the options in the list.
  • Enable partial alarm rules of an application group
    1. Log on to the CloudMonitor console.
    2. Click Application Groups in the navigation pane.
    3. Select a group with an alarm, and click the group name or click Manage to go to the group details page.
    4. Click Alarm Rules from the options available.
    5. Click Enable next to Alarm Rules under the Actions column. If you want to enable multiple alarm rules all at the same time, select the rules and click Enable from the options in the list.