Reviewing alarms

An alarm is triggered when the value of an attribute reaches a set alarm threshold value. Check the Grid Topology tree for any icons that are not green, indicating that an alarm has been triggered.

About this task

For information about alarms, see the instructions for administering StorageGRID Webscale. For information about how to check and review alarms, see the following table.
To Do this
Get a list of all current alarms for the StorageGRID Webscale system Select Alarms.
The alarms are sorted by severity.
Note: The alarms indicator immediately tells you the most serious status (state or alarm) of the system.
Get a list of all alarms triggered over a period of time
  1. Select Alarms.
  2. From the Alarms menu, select History.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • Click one of the time periods.
    • Enter a custom range and click Custom Query.
Find out how often alarms have been triggered for a particular attribute
  1. Select Support > Grid Topology.
  2. Select grid node > service or component > Alarms > History .
  3. Select the attribute from the list.
  4. Do one of the following:
    • Click one of the time periods.
    • Enter a custom range and click Custom Query.

      The alarms are listed in reverse chronological order.

  5. To return to the alarms history request form, click History.
Determine whether an alarm has been disabled globally

If a default alarm is disabled globally, an asterisk appears beside the alarm on the page.


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