Configuring user profiles for email alerts

You can configure a user profile using Cloudera Manager. A user profile defines a user or a user group who should receive email alerts. You can create any number of user profiles.

Minimum Required Role: Limited Cluster Administrator (also provided by Full Administrator and Cluster Administrator)

  1. Log into Cloudera Manager as an Administrator.
  2. Go to Clusters > Cloudera Management Service > Configuration.
  3. Select Alert Publisher from the SCOPE drop-down menu and select Main from the CATEGORY drop-down menu.
  4. Locate the User profiles for email alerting property or search for it by typing its name in the Search box.
  5. Configure the User profiles for email alerting property. Click Add Another to add a new user profile.
  6. Enter a unique name for the user profile in the Key field.
  7. Optional: Enter the comma-separated list of email addresses in the Value field.
  8. Click Save Changes at the bottom of the page to save your settings.
  9. Restart the Alert Publisher role. For more information, see Starting, Stopping, and Restarting Role Instances.