Alert Sources

Create Webhook for incoming alerts from different Monitoring Tools:

Step 1: Login to cfxDimensions through web-browser UI (as Project Admin user)

Step 2: Click on ‘OIA (Ops Intelligence & Analytics)’ app

Step 3: Edit on an existing Project and click on 'Configure Project'

Step 4: Click on ‘Alerts’ (left menu)

Step 5: Under 'Alert Endpoints' tab, Click on ‘+’ button to add a new Alert source

Step 6: Select 'Endpoint Role' as Source

Step 7: Enter alert source 'Name' appropriately based on source Monitoring tool (Ex: Alerts from Zabbix/VMware vROps/AppDynamics/Dyntrace/Solarwinds etc..)

Step 8: Enter Description for alert source

Step 9: Under 'Event Type' section, select OIA Alert 'Type' as shown in the below screen.

Step 10: Under 'Endpoint Type' section, select 'Webhook with Basic Authentication'

Step 11: For 'Hostname or IP address', enter FQDN DNS Name or IP Address of cfxDimensions platform. This is used within the Webhook URL.

Step 12: For 'Timezone' select appropriate timezone of incoming alerts from the selected Monitoring tool type in Step 9. (By default, it is set to UTC, which means, it expects the incoming alert timestamp is in UTC)

Step 13: Protocol, Port, URI and Security Token are optional and not required

Step 14: Enter 'Username' and 'Password' to enable HTTP Basic authentication for Webhook. These are optional settings and leave them empty to disable HTTP Basic authentication.

Step 15: Click on 'Save' to create Webhook based alert endpoint for the alerts.

Step 16: Edit the newly created alert endpoint and click on 'Enable' to activate it.

Step 17: Edit the newly created alert endpoint and click on 'Webhook URL' to view and copy it.

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