22 Setting Up Notifications

Notifications Icon The notification system notifies you when specific incidents, events, or problems arise. All Enterprise Manager administrators can set up e-mail notifications for themselves. Super Administrators also have the ability to set up notifications for other Enterprise Manager administrators. Set up the mail server, define e-mail addresses to be used, and set up a notification schedule so that you can be notified.

Step 1: Set Up a Mail Server Step 2: Define E-mail Addresses Step 3: Set Up a Notification Schedule
  1. From the Setup menu, select Notifications, then select Notification Methods.
  2. On the Notification Methods page, in the Mail Server section, enter one or more outgoing mail server names.

  3. Enter the mail server authentication credentials.

  4. Enter the name you want to see displayed as the sender of the notification messages.

  5. Enter the e-mail address you want to use to send your e-mail notifications.

  6. Click Test Mail Servers. Verify if an e-mail was sent to the e-mail account entered in the Sender's E-mail Address field.

  7. Click Apply.

  1. From the username menu, in the top-right corner of the console, select Enterprise Manager Password & E-mail.
  2. On the Enterprise Manager Password & Email page, in the E-Mail Addresses section, click Add Another Row.

  3. Enter an e-mail address associated with your Enterprise Can contain up to 128 characters

  4. Click Apply.

  5. Repeat the steps to add additional e-mail addresses where notifications must be sent.

  1. From the Setup menu, select Notifications, then select My Notification Schedule.
  2. On the Notification Schedule page, click Edit Schedule Definition.

  3. On the Time Period page, edit the rotation frequency, and click Continue.

  4. On the E-Mail Addresses page, modify the e-mail addresses where the notifications must be sent at the set frequency.

  5. Click Finish.

  6. (Optional) On the Notification Schedule page, click the search icon (magnifying glass) and select another administrator. Click Change.

  7. (Optional) Repeat Step (2) to Step (5).

  8. (Optional) Repeat Step (6) and Step (7) for all other administrators.