Creating alerts

After meeting prerequisites to set up alerts, you can create an alert for an existing dashboard.

  1. Click the title of the graph that you want to fire an alert, and select Edit.
  2. In the edit panel that appears, click Alert > Create alert rule from this panel.
    Create alert rule appears. The Rule name is set to Memory Utilization.
  3. In Create alert rule scroll down, and in Group, enter a meaningful name for the alert group, for example, test alert..
  4. In B, define a classic condition to trigger the alert, for example when last() of A is above 20.
  5. In Define alert conditions, select B for the expression that triggers the alert.
  6. Click Preview alerts, and then scroll up to the top right of Create alert rule, and click Save.