Example Alert Checkers

These alert checkers can be copy and pasted in to your Observium installation or modified to fit your requirements. Details of available metrics and attributes to be used for alert checkers can be found in the Entity Type Reference.

Alert Name Entity Type Check Conditions Boolean Device Entity
Device down Device device_status equals 0 ANY * *
Processor is above 80% Processor processor_usage greater 80 ANY * *
Memory is above 70% Memory mempool_perc greater 70 ANY * *
Status is ALERT! Status status_event equals alert ANY * *
Status is WARN! Status status_event equals warn ANY * *
Fanspeed is out of threshold Sensor sensor_value greater @sensor_limit sensor_value less @sensor_limit_low ANY * sensor_class equals fanspeed
Temperature out of threshold Sensor sensor_value greater @sensor_limit sensor_value less @sensor_limit_low ANY * sensor_class equals temperature
Traffic exceeds 85% Port ifInOctets_perc ge 85 ifOutOctets_perc ge 85 ANY * ifType equals ethernetCsmacd
BGP Session down BGP Peer bgpPeerAdminStatus notequals stop bgpPeerState notequals established ALL * *
BGP Session to AS41552 down BGP Peer bgpPeerState notequals established ANY * bgpPeerRemoteAs equals 41552
Storage exceeds 85% of disk Storage storage_perc ge 85 ANY * storage_type equals hrStorageFixedDisk
Port has encountered errors Port ifInErrors_rate gt 1 ifOutErrors_rate gt 1 ANY * ifType equals ethernetCsmacd
Port is enabled, but operationally down Port ifAdminStatus equals up ifOperStatus notequals up ALL * ifType equals ethernetCsmacd

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