Steps to Use SolarWinds Orion Platform
Alerts are generated for user-definable
events, and may be triggered by the simple occurrence
of an event or by the crossing of a threshold
value for a monitored Interface, Volume or Node.
Alerts may be set to notify different people on
different days, different times of the day, different
people for different events, or any combination
of times, events, and people. Alerts can be configured
to notify people who need to know about the emergent
How To Setup
Alerts are configured within the
System Manager application. You may open System
Manager by selecting
Start -> SolarWinds Orion Platform -> System Manager
To begin, click Alerts on the toolbar
(or Alerts -> Configure Alerts). Clicking the
"Alerts" button will display the Active
Alerts dialog. The Active alerts dialog displays
a table view of your Alerts log allowing you to
customize the list by selecting a grouping criteria.
Select either Type of Alert or
Node from the drop down to change the Default
message text is provided for the Trigger and Reset
messages within the corresponding "Trigger
Message" and "Reset Message" tabs.
You may change this text if you
wish, but it's important that you understand that
you understand the use of Macros beforehand. Click
"Help with Macros" button for online
help or visit Alert Macros on page 233 of the
Orion Platform Guide.
Dial or SMS Service
Alert actions can be integrated
with NotePage's messaging software and configured
to send an SMS message to a mobile phone or pager.
Within the "Edit NotePage Action" dialog,
Target Machine or Domain tab, specify the Page
Recipient from values.
Click on Ellipsis button to be presented
the NotePager Recipients dialog which provides
a list of all individuals and groups configured
in the NotePager registry. Double-click on a Recipient
in the "All Recipients" box on the left
to move it to the Send Page To box on the right,
or use the arrows provided. Alternatively, a double-click
or the use of back arrows will remove an individual
or group from the Send Page To box.
Once satisfied click "OK"
to return to "Edit NotePage Action"
to Integrate with SolarWinds
Video Tutorial to Setup Integration with SolarWinds Orion and PageGate