16.00 - Overview of Teradata Alerts Integration - Teradata Viewpoint

Teradata Viewpoint User Guide

prodname
Teradata Viewpoint
vrm_release
16.00
created_date
October 2016
category
User Guide
featnum
B035-2206-106K

Teradata Alerts consists of several components that are included in the Teradata Viewpoint server. Teradata Alerts can also use the Windows and Linux Notification Services to run BTEQ scripts and executable programs.



Cache DB
A local repository instance used by the Teradata Viewpoint server. The Cache DB stores delivery settings and action set definitions used by the alert service.
Portlets
The Alert Setup portlet is used to configure alerts.
The Alert Viewer portlet displays logged alerts.
Messaging Service
The Java Message Service provider (Apache ActiveMQ) that enables message exchange between the software components.
Alert Service
The Java daemon that processes alerts.
Notification Service
The service that can execute BTEQ scripts and executable programs to actively respond to generated alerts. You must activate this service on a Windows or Linux server you provide.