Open the Heat map
- From a web browser, open the Spotlight web site - http://www.spotlightessentials.com.
- Sign in using your Quest account. You have already signed in if you see your profile icon in the top right corner of the screen. If you see a link then you need to sign in.
- Click the Monitoring tab. The Heat map is the opening Monitoring screen.
Connection color and surface area
The Heat Map display organizes connections based on the comparative number and severity of alarms raised against them. Connections with the most alarms raised against them are given the most surface area on the heat map. Connections are colored according to the most severe current alarm.
|Normal||No alarms are raised against this connection.|
|Information||At least one information alarm is raised against this connection. No other alarms are raised.|
|Low||At least one low severity alarm is raised against this connection. No high or medium severity alarms are raised.|
|Medium||At least one medium severity alarm is raised against this connection. No high severity alarms are raised.|
|High||At least one high severity alarm is raised against this connection.|
List raised alarms
To list the alarms raised for the connections on this heatmap, open the Alarms panel. From the top right of the Overview page, click
The Alarms panel shows the number of alarms raised of each severity and lists each alarm currently raised. Sort the alarms by time or severity. If many alarms have been raised then use the search feature to search for the alarm and the next and previous links to page through the list of alarms. Click on an alarm for more information.
Now you have selected an alarm from Alarms panel. Click Acknowledge to acknowledge the alarm. Click Snooze to snooze the alarm.
Drilldown on a connection
Click on a connection to open the Spotlight Overview page for the connection.