Monitor data and send alerts
This page documents an earlier version of InfluxDB. InfluxDB v2.6 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v2.6 documentation.
Monitor your time series data and send alerts by creating checks, notification rules, and notification endpoints. Or use community templates to monitor supported environments.
- A check in InfluxDB queries data and assigns a status with a
_levelbased on specific conditions.
- InfluxDB stores the output of a check in the
statusesmeasurement in the
- Notification rules check data in the
statusesmeasurement and, based on conditions set in the notification rule, send a message to a notification endpoint.
- InfluxDB stores notifications in the
notificationsmeasurement in the
Create an alert
To get started, do the following:
- Create checks to monitor data and assign a status.
- Add notification endpoints to send notifications to third parties.
- Create notification rules to check statuses and send notifications to your notifications endpoints.
Manage your monitoring and alerting pipeline
Checks in InfluxDB query data and apply a status or level to each data point based on specified conditions.
Manage notification endpoints
Create, read, update, and delete endpoints in the InfluxDB UI.
Manage notification rules
Manage notification rules in InfluxDB.
Monitor with templates
Use community templates to monitor data in many supported environments. Monitor infrastructure, networking, IoT, software, security, TICK stack, and more.
Send alert email
Send an alert email.
Create custom checks
Create custom checks with a Flux task.
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