Policies Tab

Policies Tab

Policies that are created for your organization are listed in this tab. You can display and manage your alert policies in this tab.

You can navigate to events tab firstly navigating to Alerts Page from left side bar and selecting Events tab from that page.

Policies Tab selected

Policies are listed in terms of:

  • Status - The status of the alert policy. Alert policies which have active events will be listed with their severity in the status bar while the inactive alert policies will be listed as OK. Severities could be INFO, WARNING, CRITICAL.

  • Name - Name of alert policy.

  • Targets - The functions or projects for which the alert policy is created. One alert policy can target multiple functions or projects or all the functions in the account at the same time. When you hover the value in this column, you can see the names of the functions or projects.

Targets Hovered
  • Notifications - Alert policies can notify more than one channel at the same time. In this column, it shows those channels. When you hover the value in this column, you can see the names of the channels (name of the Slack channel, URL of the webhook, email address, etc.).

Notifications Hovered
  • Enabled - This column contains a switch to quickly disable or enable the alert policy. In the times of deployment, you may want to disable certain alerts and use this switch.

  • Actions - This column contains the action buttons for the alert policy. You can edit the alert policy, delete it or see the events of the alert policy. When you click on View Alert Events button, you will be navigated to the Events Tab and see the events of the alert policy.

Alert policies that are created for security configuration cannot be deleted. You can disable or set a throttle time for a security alert.

Alert Policies Checked

When you select the checkbox at the beginning of each row, action buttons for policies will be displayed. You can select one, more than one or all alert policies to perform bulk operations. You can enable, disable or delete selected alert policies.