Overview of the Alarm monitoring task in Security Center - Security Center 5.9

Security Desk Getting Started Guide 5.9

series
Security Center 5.9
revised_modified
2020-06-10

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.