Creating a Text Value monitor

Create a Text Value monitor to trigger notifications when a particular event occurs in the Resource set.

To configure a Text Value Monitor, follow these steps:

  1. Log into Observe, and click the Monitors icon in the left navigation bar.

  2. Select a Resource Set from the list.


You only use Resource sets to create a text value monitor.

  1. Under Monitored dataset, you can view the events in the dataset.

  2. Under Monitor type, the default monitor type is Text Value.

  3. In the Trigger condition section, select the desired event name, and the time interval required to trigger a notification.

Configure a text value monitor

Figure 1 - Configuring a Text Value monitor

  1. In the Notification section, under Grouping, select Don’t Group.

  2. Select Informational or Important as the notification type.

  3. A list of events that would have triggered a notification appears in the next section.

  4. In the Add Action section, select a shared action to send the notifications.

  5. You can add a custom description or comments.

  6. Optionally, you can receive notifications at a specific interval until no events trigger the notification.

  7. Click Continue.

  8. Enter a name for the monitor, and click Create.

Configure a text value monitor

Figure 2 - Configuring a Text Value monitor