Submit a ticketCall us

AnnouncementsChange Is Inevitable

Get valuable help when it comes to tracking and monitoring changes. SolarWinds® Server Configuration Monitor (SCM) is designed to help you: detect, track, and receive alerts when changes occur, correlate system performance against configuration changes, compare server and application configuration against custom baselines, and verify application and system changes.

Learn more.

Home > Success Center > Network Performance Monitor (NPM) > NPM - Knowledgebase Articles > Node down alerts suppress interface alerts

Node down alerts suppress interface alerts

Table of contents
Created by Robert Stidman, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

Views: 1,554 Votes: 0 Revisions: 3

Overview

This article briefly explains why interface alerts are suppressed when a node is down.

Environment

All Orion Core versions later than 10.1.x NPM

Detail

When a node is down, interface alerts do not fire because the parent alert already fired an alert. The node is the precedent element and has a built-in dependency that cannot be circumvented. A workaround would require a custom SQL alert as the "interface" type of property to monitor in the alerts would not present variables that would be limited to the exact interface with the issue.

 

 

Last modified

Tags

Classifications

Public