Alert Types

Teradata Viewpoint User Guide

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Analytical Ecosystem
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Teradata Viewpoint
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User Guide
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You can set alerts that take place when performance or database space events occur on one or more systems.

Teradata Database System Alert Types

Alert Type Description Data Collector Required
Canary Queries Set an alert to occur when the response time for a canary query exceeds the threshold. Canary Queries
Data Collectors Set an alert to occur when any errors are encountered by the DCS for the specified data collectors.  
Database Space Set an alert to occur when the space used on any resource, such as an AMP, exceeds the specified percentage. Database Space
Events Set an alert to occur when a Teradata Database restarts. Alert Request
Node Set an alert to occur when the performance on a Teradata Database reaches the specified threshold at the node level. System Stats
Session Set an alert to occur when the performance on a Teradata Database reaches the specified threshold at the session level. Session
System Set an alert to occur when the performance on a Teradata Database reaches the specified threshold. System Stats
System Health Set an alert to occur when the system health of a Teradata Database reaches the specified level.  
Table Space Set an alert to occur when one or both of the following thresholds are exceeded for the DBC.TransientJournal table:
  • Space used exceeds the specified size
  • Space usage skew percent is greater than the specified percentage
Table Space
Vproc Set an alert to occur when the performance on a Teradata Database reaches the specified threshold at the vproc level. System Stats

Teradata Aster System Alert Types

Alert Type Description Data Collector Required
Data Collectors Set an alert to occur when any errors are encountered by the DCS for the specified data collectors.  
Node Set an alert to occur when the performance on Teradata Aster reaches the specified threshold at the node level. Nodes
Process Set an alert to occur when the performance on Teradata Aster reaches the specified threshold at the process level. Processes
System Set an alert to occur when the performance on Teradata Aster reaches the specified threshold. Component Stats
System Health Set an alert to occur when the system health of Teradata Aster reaches the specified level.  

Teradata Hadoop System Alert Types

Alert Type Description Data Collector Required
Data Collectors Set an alert to occur when any errors are encountered by the DCS for the specified data collectors.  
HDFS Set an alert to occur when HDFS metrics on Teradata Hadoop reach the specified threshold. HDFS
MapReduce (HDP 1.3) Set an alert to occur when MapReduce metrics on Teradata Hadoop reach the specified threshold. MapReduce
System Set an alert to occur when the performance on Teradata Hadoop reaches the specified threshold. System Stats
System Health Set an alert to occur when the system health of Teradata Hadoop reaches the specified level.  
YARN (HDP 2.1 and later) Set an alert to occur when the YARN metrics on Teradata Hadoop reach the specified threshold. YARN

Teradata QueryGrid Alert Types

Alert Type Description Data Collector Required
Data Collectors Set an alert to occur when any errors are encountered by the DCS for the specified data collectors.  
Manager Set an alert to occur for issues pertaining to Teradata QueryGrid manager components. Issues
System Set an alert to occur for issues pertaining Teradata QueryGrid system components. Issues