Defining Period Events in the State Matrix - Teradata Viewpoint

Teradata Viewpoint User Guide

Teradata Viewpoint
Release Number
June 2017
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Analytical Ecosystem
A period event is a planned event occurring on specific days and times, such as month-end financial processing. Use periodic events to manage events that happen on a recurring basis. To create an event that only sends out a notification, create the event, but do not assign it to any planned environment. When the event occurs, the notification action you specified is triggered.
  1. Edit or create a ruleset.
  2. From the ruleset toolbar, click States.
  3. Next to Planned Events, click .
  4. Next to Available Events, click .
  5. Select Period Event.
  6. Enter a name.
  7. [Optional] Enter a description.
  8. [Optional] Select Create New Corresponding Planned Environment to automatically create a planned environment that this event triggers.
  9. Select Day of Week or Day of Month, and click a single day or multiple days.
  10. [Optional] Select Month of Year, and click one or more months.
  11. [Optional] Select Start Time, and enter a start and end time.
  12. [Optional] Select Wrap around midnight to have a time frame spanning midnight for a period event.
  13. [Optional] Under Configure Notifications, enable any of the following options for the start or the end of the event:
    Notification Description
    Send Alert Specifies the action to trigger.
    Run Program Specifies the Alerts registered programs to trigger.
    Post to QTable The string you enter is posted to the QTable.
  14. Click OK.
  15. [Optional] Drag the event under a planned environment.
  16. Click Close.
  17. Click Save.