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Configuring Alerts

You can configure several types of alerts:

  • Operational alerts for APIs through API Manager

  • Operational alerts the runtime through Runtime Manager

  • Alerts for graphs in custom dashboards in Anypoint Monitoring

Setting Up API and Runtime Alerts

From Alerts in Anypoint Monitoring, you can link out to configuration pages for API and Runtime alerts.

API and Runtime Alert Setup

For guidance with alerts in Runtime Manager, see About Configuring Alerts using Runtime Manager

Setting up Alerts for Graphs in Custom Dashboards

In Anypoint Monitoring, you can set up alerts to trigger email notifications when a data point you are measuring (JVM - CPU % Utilization) exceeds a specified threshold.

You can create alerts through an Alerts configuration tab for any graph in a custom dashboard.

Alert Configuration

To Configure an Alert

  1. Navigate to the configuration screen for a graph in a custom dashboard. For guidance, see Configuring Custom Dashboards.

  2. Provide a General configuration for the graph that (at minimum) defines the metric, environment, and resource for which you want to set the alert. For guidance, see General Settings.

  3. Navigate to the Alert configuration tab for the graph.

  4. Click Create Alert.

  5. Use Alert Config to configure the alert. See Alert Config.

  6. Configure any notifications to email when an alert is triggered. See Notifications.

Note that you can also view state history and delete alerts.

Alert Config

You can configure the condition under which an alert is triggered.

Settings for Alerts

Name

A title for your alert.

Condition

WHEN: For triggering an alert when the JVM - CPU % Utilization is above a specified level.

Notifications

You configure a notification to email when an alert is triggered.

Notification Settings for Alerts

Send To

Email address for a recipient of the alert notification.

Message

Message to send to the recipient.

After you complete your configuration, you can click Save Changes. To exit the configuration and return to the dashboard, simply click the X.

State History

You view the last fifty state changes in this section of the UI.

You can also clear the history.

Delete

To delete an alert, simply click Delete on the left-side menu and then confirm your deletion.