Alarm Details

Under Alarms tab, By clicking on the 'Alarm Message' for individual alarms, the alarm details for each alarm is displayed.

Alarm Details Page:


Under the Alarm Details page, you can view the time at which the alarm was created, Severity, Previous Severity of the alarm and Root Cause Analysis. Further, annotations can be made to explain the details of the alarm. Then, you have the Alarm History displayed. Alarm history gives you the history of the changes in the status of alarm over a period of one week.

Root Cause Analysis (RCA)

Based on the threshold and dependencies associated with the attributes of Monitor, the severity of the Monitor and Monitor Group is determined. You can view the Root Cause Analysis report by clicking the status icon of the attributes (Refer to the Icon Representation section of Appendix, to know the different status icons). Expand the nodes to view the actual cause of the problem. 


The following are the quick links that can be viewed in Alarms page.



Lists all the alarms based on Alarm Views where there are options to choose a particular or all Monitor Groups and Monitor Types.

Last One Hour

Lists all the alarms generated for the last one hour.

Last One Day

Lists all the alarms generated for the last one day.


Recent 5 Alarms

Under Home tab, the recent 5 alarms generated (critical and warning) is listed with the following details:

Alarms Summary

Lists the recent critical alarms of Applications Manager. You can view the alarm summary by clicking in the graph icon near the printer friendly icon.


Note: Also, check out the blog post about RCA Messages.