Alert permissions and events


Alert Events are notifications triggered any time an Alert Rule condition is met. Lenses lists the Alert events and allows external routing to 3rd party systems, such as Slack and Alert Manager.

Required permission 

Alert Rules / ViewAdminAllows to view alert rules

Access Management & permissions

View triggered alert events 

  1. From the Header Bar Menu, go to Admin panel.
  2. On the side navigation, select Events under the Alerts section.
data sources to

Events consist of:

  • ID, the internal identification in Lenses for a specific rule.
  • Summary, the summary of the event, what happened.
  • Rule Type, which rule category it refers to.
  • Level, severity Level can be INFO, LOW, MEDIUM, HIGH, CRITICAL.
  • Timestamp, the date and time the event was triggered.

Filter Events

Alert Events can be filtered based on Summary, Rule Category Type and Level.

Route events 

Use Alert Channels to route alerts to 3rd party systems.

Review Alert martix reference documentation for all events.