Reviewing alarms

An alarm is triggered when the value of an attribute reaches a set alarm threshold value. Node icons that are not green indicate that an alarm has been triggered.

About this task

To check and review alarms, see the following table.
To Do this
Get a list of all current alarms for the StorageGRID system Select Alarms. Then, in the Alarms section of the menu, select Current Alarms.
The alarms are sorted by severity.
Note: The alarms indicator immediately tells you the most serious status (state or alarm) affecting the system.
Get a list of all alarms triggered over a period of time
  1. Select Alarms. Then, in the Alarms section of the menu, select Historical Alarms.
  2. 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
  1. Select Alarms. Then, in the Alarms section of the menu, select Global Alarms.
  2. Enter filtering criteria, or select Disabled Defaults.

    If the alarm is disabled, the Enabled check box is unselected.