16.10 - Alert Request Data Collector Alerts - Teradata Viewpoint

Teradata Viewpoint User Guide

Product
Teradata Viewpoint
Release Number
16.10
Published
June 2017
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2018-03-29
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The Alert Request data collector monitors the DBCMNGR.AlertRequest table in the Teradata database. When rows are inserted into the table, the alert requests are forwarded to the Teradata Alerts alert service.

The table below illustrates the mapping.
Teradata Alerts SNMP Fields Value
alertId 0 (unused)
alertName AlertRequest.jobName
source Viewpoint
systemName Teradata system for which the Alert Request data collector is configured
severity Low
details The message and/or description, as configured in the default SNMP delivery settings:
  • message = AlertRequest.message
  • conditions = AlertRequest.description
For AlertRequests, the description column of the dbcmngr table is used for the Alert Conditions option of the SNMP delivery settings.