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Alert based on total time bandwidth threshold was exceeded over period of time

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I'm curious if there's a way to generate an alert based the total amount of time a bandwidth sensor has exceeded the configured threshold value over specified period of time. I know how to make an alert if 100Mbps+ of bandwidth is used continuously for an hour, but what we are looking for is how to alert if there is a combined 1 hour of time where 100Mbps+ of bandwidth was used during the past 24 hours?

bandwidth combined notifications

Created on Aug 20, 2020 3:10:13 PM by  danspulecki (0) 1



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Hello there,

I'm afraid this is not possible in default. A workaround would be to define a notification template which executes a HTTP action and modifies another sensor(e.g. Green IT sensor). This new sensor you could modify to state "Error" and define a notification that after an amount of time (e.g. 24 hours) it will notify you (e.g. via e-mail).

For more detailed information about custom notifications, please take a look here.


Kind regards

Felix Wiesneth - Team Tech Support

Created on Aug 21, 2020 5:09:45 PM by  Felix Wiesneth [Paessler Support]



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