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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 29, 2016

IBM Spectrum Control - Alerts - Ability to Schedule Non-triggering Time Windows

Customers have backup windows during which a lot of alerts are triggered. Too many alerts causes customers to ignore all the alerts altogether even those that are triggerred during normal business hours. It would be great if we had the capability to disable some alerts to be triggered during certain windows such as certain performance alerts during backup windows.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Jun 2, 2020

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Storage
    Product - IBM Spectrum Control
    Component - Service Management (alerting, SLA, etc)

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Storage
    Product - IBM Spectrum Control Advanced Edition/VSC
    Component - Service Management (alerting, SLA, etc)

  • Guest
    Feb 23, 2017

    : While we do not this items assigned to a roadmap we are very interested in implementing this idea, and would like to encourage users to keep voting for this function to give it a higher priority when we need to device which functions to work on next,


Add functionality to be able to schedule alerts for specific time frames.

We would like to be able to schedule alert metrics to match fluctuating I/O and response time needs.
about 6 years ago in IBM Spectrum Control 4 Future consideration