The base object type is the object type on which the alert is generated in vRealize Operations Manager when a symptom condition is found to be true.

Where You Define the Base Object Type

To create or edit your alert definitions, in the menu, click Alerts and then in the left pane, click Alert Settings > Alert Definitions. Click the plus sign to add a definition, or click the pencil to edit the selected definition. In the workspace, on the left, click Base Object Type.

Alert Details


Table 1. Base Object Type Options



Base Object Type

The object type against which the alert definition is evaluated and the alert is generated.

The drop-down menu includes all of the object types in your environment. You can define an alert definition based on one object type.