Requires Spotlight Cloud Professional

Configure Alarm Actions from the Spotlight Cloud Diagnostic Server App

Open the Spotlight Cloud Diagnostic Server App. You will find the app on the desktop of the computer where Spotlight Cloud is installed. Double click on the desktop icon.

Spotlight Cloud Diagnostic Server App

Sign in with your Quest account, and then from the Configuration panel, click Alarm Actions.

Alarm Actions

This opens the Alarm Actions Dialog

Use the Alarm Actions Dialog

New rule

Click New to create a new rule. A rule is made up of conditions and actions. ALL actions of the rule are executed when ALL conditions of the rule are met.

Modify

Modify the selected rule. Click on the rule to select it.

Delete

Delete the selected rule.

Move Down / Move Up

Rules are executed in the order they are listed in the Alarm Action Editor. Move rules up and down to re-organize them. For examples see guidelines and example cases for multiple rules.

Rule order

Rules are executed in the order they are displayed in the Alarm Action Editor (top to bottom). Move rules up and down to re-organize them as appropriate. For examples see guidelines and example cases for multiple rules.

Rule description

Click on a rule to select it. When the rule is selected a “read only” view of the Rule description is displayed. A rule is made up of at least one action and usually one or more conditions. This is what a rule looks like.

For all alarms where the day of the week is Sunday or Saturday
      and the alarm severity is High
    send email to jsmith@company.com

All the actions in the rule are executed when all the conditions in the rule are met.