Using Monitors and Actions
There are a few things to think about when you
set up your Actions and Monitors. These will help you maximize the
usefulness of the features and minimize problems.
- . Set up your notification actions so that only
the people that have to be notified are sent the alert. Consider
creating vacation Action types that will not send alerts to people
who cannot do anything about it.
- . It will take a little research, but when you find
out which of your networked devices have SNMP capabilities, you can
configure Monitors to listen for all types of information and
trigger an Action accordingly.
- . Pay careful attention to your devices and
services that are critical to the network security.
- . WhatsUp Gold can be configured to perform an
Action when your network resource availability diminishes across a
- . Assign actions to the
device if you only want one notification when the device goes down.
Assign an action to a specific Active Monitor if it requires