IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics, Version 7.1.0.1

Alerts and Events

In the Alerts and Events page, you can view the alerts and events generated by Managing Server traps and by the Tivoli Enterprise Portal, and escalate these events into the Problem Center for diagnosis and tracking.

To display ITCAM situations in Alerts and Events...

  1. Go to the Managing Server Visualization Engine host.

  2. Open the file...

      $MS_HOME/etc/dal/dal.properties

    ...and set the correct values for the following properties...

      dal.itmsoap.hostName=
      dal.itmsoap.port=1920
      dal.itmsoap.useHttps=false

    For UNIX and Linux platforms, $MS_HOME is by default...

      /opt/IBM/itcam/WebSphere/MS

    For Windows platforms, $MS_HOME is by default...

      C:\IBM\itcam\WebSphere\MS

  3. Restart the Managing Server Visualization Engine server instance.

To view the Alerts and Events page, from the top navigation, click...

The page shows a table of all high-priority trap alerts and Tivoli Enterprise Portal events for the last 24 hours for a selected server.

To change the server, select the group and server names from the pull down controls, and click the OK button.

To show only alerts or only events, select Alerts or Events from the Status control, and click the OK button.

To filter the displayed alerts and events by date and time, click Show Advanced Filters, check the Date Range box, then select the date and time range in the From and To controls and click the OK button.

For every alert or event, the table shows:

To escalate an alert or event, adding it to the Problem Center, click the Escalate button.


Parent topic:

ITCAM for Application Diagnostics - Managing Server Visualization Engine