To Configure an Alert

To Configure an Alert

Alert Configuration
  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


A title for your alert.


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


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. You can add more than one email recipient to the list.


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.


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

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