Create an alert rule in LogicMonitor

Alert rules determine which alerts are routed as alert notifications and how they are routed.

Before you begin

Role required: Responder, Manager, or Administrator

About this task

Supported version: Collector version - 31.003.

Note: While this integration with a third-party product is supported, the documentation here is based upon information provided by that third-party. More current information about the operation of that third-party’s system may be available from them directly.

Procedure

  1. Log in to your LogicMonitor application console.
  2. Navigate to Settings > Alert Rules.
  3. To add a new alert rule, click Add.
    Alert rules page.
  4. In the Add alert rule dialog box, fill the fields.
    Field Description
    Name Name of the alert rule.
    Priority Numeric priority value to determine the order in which the alert rule will be evaluated.
    Note: Once a triggered alert matches an alert rule, no further alert rules will be evaluated. The alert rule with the least priority is triggered.
    Level Alert level that will trigger the alert rule.

    Select All.

    Group Specify one or more device/website group(s) the resource or website must belong to, for an alert to match this rule. Enter * to monitor everything.
    Resource/Website Specify one or more resources or websites that must trigger the alert, for this alert rule. Enter * to monitor everything.
    Resource Property Filters Add one or more property values that a resource or website must possess in order for this alert rule to match.
    LogicModule Specify which LogicModule the alert must be triggered by, for this alert rule to match. Enter * to monitor everything.
    Instance Specify which instance the alert must be triggered by, for this alert rule to match. Enter * to monitor everything.
    Datapoint Specify which datapoint the alert must be triggered by, for this alert rule to match. Enter * to monitor everything.
    Send notification when alerts clear Select this option.

    Any recipient that was delivered the initial alert notification via the alert rule will also receive an alert clear notification.

    Send status notifications for Acknowledge or SDT Do not select this option.
    Escalation Interval (min) Amount of time that should elapse before an alert will be escalated to the next stage.
    Escalation Chain Select the escalation chain you created earlier.
    Edit Alert Rules dialog box.
  5. Click Save.

Results

Alerts triggered in LogicMonitor will be now be available in Incident Response.