- Go to Setup > Monitoring > Alert Definitions:
- Click Add:
Property Description Scope Determines whether the alert definition is applied to partners or clients. (required) IP address Determines which clients are included or excluded. (required) Name Name of the alert definition. (required) Priority Determines the order of execution on the resources, where zero (0) is the highest priority.
- Default: 0
- Upper limit: none
- Upper limit recommendation: 1000
Applicable On Indicates how the rules are applied and to which resources they apply. Metric Selection Metrics are time-stamped, have a value, and contain tags. Tags are attributes at the component-level of the metric. Select a metric by starting to type a value. Availability Uptime calculation associated with the resources. Alert Conditions Conditions associated with warning and critical alerts.
- Click Save.
Or, create an alert definition by cloning an existing definition and then modifying the alert definition. The following graphic shows the alert definition page with the add, clone, and remove options: