Notification endpoints

Notification endpoints define connections to third party services.

Create notification endpoints

  1. Select the Alerts screen from the navigation menu;
  2. At the top of the Notification Endpoints section click the Create button;
  3. Select a Destination from the drop-down menu;
  4. Add a name and a description (optional);
  5. Add the destination-specific configurations;
  6. Click Create.

For specific details for the different endpoints, see the documentation.

Manage notification endpoints

In the Alerts menu, under the Notification Endpoints section, you can manage notifications. In particular, you can:

  • Review the list of the existing notification endpoints;
  • Review their history (eye icon);
  • Update a notification behavior (by clicking on their name);
  • Rename them (pen icon next to their name);
  • Turn them on/off (toggle button);
  • Add labels to them;
  • Delete them (trash icon).

Notification rules

Notification rules generate notifications by triggering notificaton endpoints based on a given condition regarding the outcome of checks.

Create notification rules

Before your first notification rule, you need to have at least one notification endpoint in place.

  1. Select the Alerts screen from the navigation menu.
  2. At the top of the Notification Rules section click the Create button;
  3. In the About section add
    1. Name
    2. Schedule: how often you would like the notification to review checks and trigger a message
    3. Offset: the delay relative to the start time of the intervals set under Schedule.
  4. In the Conditions section, define the rule that will trigger the notification based on check statuses and (optionally) on tag values.
  5. In the Messages section select which endpoint should the rule trigger.
  6. Click Create Notification Rule.

Manage notification rules

In the Alerts screen, under the Notification Rules section, you can manage notifications. In particular, you can:

  • Review the list of the existing notification rules;
  • Review their history (eye icon, View History);
  • Create a clone of an existing notification (clone icon)
  • Update a notification behavior (by clicking on their name);
  • Rename them (pen icon next to their name);
  • Turn them on/off (toggle button);
  • Add labels to them;
  • Delete them (trash icon).