Displaying information about performance events

You can use the Events inventory page to view a list of all the new and obsolete performance events on the clusters being monitored by Unified Manager. By viewing this information you can determine the most critical events and then drill down to detailed information to determine the cause of the event.

Before you begin

About this task

The list of events is sorted by detected time, with the most recent events listed first. You can click a column header to sort the events based on that column. For example, you can sort by the Status column to view events by severity. If you are looking for a specific event, or for a specific type of event, you can use the filter and search mechanisms to refine the list of events that appear in the list.

Events from all sources are displayed on this page. The Event Type column lists the source of the event. When you select an event ID to view details about the event, depending on the event type, one of the following pages is displayed.

If the event originated from a... View the event details in the...
User-defined performance threshold policy User-Defined Threshold Event Details page
System-defined performance threshold policy System-Defined Threshold Event Details page
Dynamic performance threshold Dynamic Threshold Event Details page

Steps

  1. In the left navigation pane, click Events.
  2. Locate an event that you want to analyze and click the event ID.
    The details page for the event displays.
    Note: You can also display the details page for an event by clicking the event name link from the Performance Explorer page and from an alert email.
  3. Record the event ID number, located at the top of the page, using an application such as a text editor.
    You can search on this ID to locate the event later.