Schedule a planned outage from the Spotlight Client
To schedule maintenance times, click Configure | Planned Outage.
Spotlight displays while a connection is in planned outage
|Heat Map||Connections are removed from the heat map while they are in planned outage.|
|Alarms by Time||A Monitored Server Planned Outage alarm is raised when planned outage begins. This information alarm clears when the planned outage completes.|
|Alarm Log||A Monitored Server Planned Outage alarm is raised when planned outage begins. This information alarm clears when the planned outage completes.|
|Overview page||During a planned outage, all controls are disabled except Status. A Monitored Server - Planned Outage alarm is raised against the Status control.|
How to resume monitoring before the scheduled time
If the connections become available before the scheduled time then you can request Spotlight resume monitoring manually.
To resume monitoring for a single connection:- From the Connections display, right click the connection and select Resume Monitoring.
To resume monitoring for multiple connections:- From the Configure | Planned Outage dialog, Planned Outage grid, select the outage item and click Resume Monitoring to resume monitoring all connections on this item. An item may apply to multiple connections.