Working with alerts
Any monitoring tool is not complete if it does not have a good alerting capability. Aria is also not an exception. It has a very powerful and highly configurable alerting engine that allows you to configure alerts with multiple thresholds, delivery based on those threshold levels, and several possible delivery methods, including but not limited to an email, a text, a Slack message, a Microsoft Teams message, a ServiceNow ticket, or a PagerDuty incident. Moreover, we can also configure triggering an automated process using a webhook that calls a remote API outside of the Aria boundary. There are so many useful things we can configure using Aria’s alerting features. Let’s learn more about alerts in this section, including the following things:
- Creating alert targets to define who should get which alert using which delivery mechanism
- Defining a maintenance window to avoid obvious alerts
- Creating new alerts
- Inspecting firing alerts ...