The event is defined either by the system or the user. The system events are predefined events.
|Event||This field specifies the name of the event.|
|Severity||This field specifies the severity of the event. You can set it to the following values:
|Type||This field specifies if the event denotes a Problem or a Change.
Note: All the events of type Problem are logged into syslog.
|Entities|| This field specifies that the event is configured to either include or exclude entities for event generation. By default, the value is
|Notifications||This field specifies the types of notifications that are sent. The notifications can be sent by email or SNMP trap or both.
Note: You must enable notification for all critical system defined events. To get the list of all critical system event, sort system event by severity.
|Enabled||This option is selected if the event is enabled.|
When you hover the mouse on each event, you can see More Information. By clicking this option, you can see the description, event tags, and entity type for that event.
- Edit an event
- Perform bulk edit
- Disable an event for a particular entity