2 Replies Latest reply on Oct 26, 2010 1:21 PM by patriot

    Understanding dependencies and the Trigger tab

    patriot

      I understand the concept of dependencies when constructing alerts in Orion NPM, but I am not sure I understand how to construct the conditions and condition groups on the Trigger tab so that the process procedds correctly. I am going to describe what I am trying to accomplish, then I will post a screenshot of the Trigger tab.

      I created two node custom properties, SwitchA and SwitchB. They are Yes/No properties and all nodes in my Orion database are networked to one or the other switch. Now, I want to get alerted when any node is down, but I want Orion to determine whether the appropriate switch is up before triggering the alert.

      Will the following accomplish what I want to do: