Create Alarm Polices

Last updated: 2019-07-25 19:00:54

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You can create an alarm to get notified for status change of Tencent Cloud services. The created alarm determines whether to trigger a notification according to the comparison results between a monitored metric and a specific threshold at regular interval.
You can take precautionary or remedial measures in a timely manner when an alarm is set off by status changes. Therefore, creating a valid alarm can help you improve your application's robustness and reliability.

Triggering Conditions

Each alarm policy is a set of triggering conditions with the logic relationship "or", that is, an alarm is triggered when any of the conditions is met. The alarm is sent to all users associated with the alarm policy. Upon receiving the alarm, the user can view the alarm and take appropriate actions in time.

Creating an Alarm

  1. Log in to Cloud Monitor Console, click My Alarms tab, and then click Alarm Policy menu.

  2. Click Add button.

  3. On the new page, enter a policy name and select a policy type.

  4. Select alarm triggering conditions. The triggering condition is a semantic condition consisting of metric, comparison relation, threshold, measurement period, number of continuous periods and repeated notification policy.

Associating an Object

  1. Log in to Cloud Monitor Console, click My Alarms tab, and then click Alarm Policy menu.

  2. On the alarm policy list page, click the newly created alarm policy. On the details page, click Add association button and select the cloud server you want to associate, and then click Apply to submit.

Set an Object to Receive Alarms

  1. Log in to Cloud Monitor Console, click My Alarms tab, and then click Alarm Policy menu.

  2. Click the created alarm policy to enter its details page, and click Manage alarm receiver groups button, and then select the user groups that need to be notified.