ManageEngine® SQLDBManager Plus
Configuring and Viewing Alarms Globally
Configuring Alarms is the final step in monitoring your databases. Alarms can be configured through the Configure Alarm screen. This provides an overview of all the attributes of the DB server, and the thresholds and actions associated with the attribute. The purpose of Global Alarm Configuration is that you can associate thresholds and actions directly rather than from the individual DB server screen. Additionally, you can view all the thresholds and actions associated with the attributes of a DB server in a single screen.
You can perform the following functions in the screen:
You can create and associate a threshold for an attribute by clicking 'Associate' link. It opens the
'Configure Alarms' page, herein you can create a new threshold or apply an existing threshold for the
Note: By selecting 'Apply to Selected Monitors', the threshold for this attribute is applied to selected / all DB servers (monitors). For eg., say you are associating a threshold for Response time of a particular DB server, by selecting 'Apply to Selected Monitors', the threshold for response time can be applied to all DB servers or to a select number of DB servers.
For more information, refer to the Associating Threshold and Action with Attributes section.
You can edit already existing thresholds by clicking on the threshold name.
Note: You can also view the Global Alarm Configuration screen by clicking 'Configure Alarms' under admin tab.