Overview of the Alarm monitoring task in Security Center - Security Center 5.7

Security Desk Getting Started Guide 5.7

Applies to
Security Center 5.7
Last updated
2018-06-08
Content type
Guides
Guides > User guides
Language
English (United States)
Product line
Security Center unified platform > Security Center
Version
5.7

Use the Alarm monitoring task to monitor and respond to active alarms in real time, as well as review past alarms.

The following figure shows the Alarm monitoring task.

A The alarm monitoring icon turns red when there is an active alarm. Double-click to open the Alarm monitoring task.
B Additional alarm commands.
  • Start alarms auto-forward.
  • Trigger alarm.
  • Force acknowledge all alarms.
  • Set the alarm filter options.
C Current alarms are listed in the alarm list. To change the columns that are shown, right-click a column heading, and then click Select columns.

Right-click an alarm to go to the configuration page of the alarm or its source entity.

D Commands to control active alarms. Click the Acknowledge drop-down list to see all available commands.
E Video of an alarm in a tile. The video is displayed with a colored overlay with details of the alarm.