Compose alert text

You can configure an event rule to customize alert content.

Before you begin

Role required: evt_mgmt_admin or evt_mgmt_operator

About this task

You can customize alert content by adding text and the required event fields.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Event Management > Rules > Event Rules.
  2. Click New or open an event rule.
  3. If you are in the advanced view, select the Transform check box.
  4. To associate the event with an existing CI, select a CI type.
  5. In the Event Compose Fields section, double-click the Composition field and add the text and event fields that you want.
    Use the following syntax for adding the original event information to the alert:

    ${EventFieldName}

    Use an underscore (_) to separate the fields.

    For example: ${networkNodeId}_${netObjectId}_response_time

  6. Fill in or edit the remaining rule fields as necessary.
  7. Click Submit or Update.

What to do next

To populate custom alert fields with data contained in the Additional information field of the event, see Populate custom alert fields.