Feature request on supressing alarms

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Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby hyvokar » Mon Dec 21, 2015 12:34 pm

Hi!

I'd like to have an option supressing alarms when particular event happens (backup) AND still be able to supress alarms based on schedule. I guess this is not possible on current version.
So basically, change the radiobuttons to check boxes. Thanks :)
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby Shestakov » Mon Dec 21, 2015 12:37 pm

Hi!
That sounds reasonable. We will take the opinion into account.
Thanks for the feedback!
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby Vitaliy S. » Mon Dec 21, 2015 12:42 pm

Why not to include backup activity to the suppress period based on schedule? When you do you run your backup/replication jobs?
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby hyvokar » Mon Dec 21, 2015 5:19 pm

On a larger backup jobs (containing multiple VMs) it's hard to say at what time an invidual vm would be processed.
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby Vitaliy S. » Mon Dec 21, 2015 5:21 pm

Hmm... do you have any backup window defined? As a workaorund I was thinking to suggest to suppress all alarms during backup window, should do the trick.
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby hyvokar » Tue Jan 05, 2016 8:46 am

Hi!

In this case the backup Windows is pretty long, so I would not like to supress alarms for that long. It'd kinda defeat the purpose of having alarms.
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby Vitaliy S. » Tue Jan 05, 2016 5:38 pm

Ok, but isn't suppressing alarms during backup (as per your original post) is essentially suppressing alarms during a backup window?
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby hyvokar » Tue Jan 05, 2016 7:52 pm

No. My backup window (time allowed to make backups) 16hours. Backupjobs only take like 6-8hours.
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Re: Feature request on supressing alarms

Veeam Logoby Vitaliy S. » Tue Jan 05, 2016 9:49 pm

Ah...thanks for clarification. In v9 there will be no check-boxes for this option, but as a workaround you can try to use the solution above (suppressing alarms for actual job running time). Thanks again!
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