Spotlight Cloud Mobile monitoring features include a Heatmap, alarm list, alarm details and the ability to snooze and acknowledge alarms.

Monitoring screen

Monitoring screen Icon Description
Heatmap Heatmap The Heat Map organizes connections based on the comparative number and severity of their alarms. Connections with the most alarms raised against them are given the most surface area.
Alarm list Alarms List the alarms currently raised against a connection or connection view. Tap an alarm for more details.
Spotlight overview page Overview Show the Spotlight overview page for the connection.

Other screens / action

Screen / Action Android iPhone Description
Connections and connection views Connections Android Connections iPhone Access the views of your enterprise: heatmaps, alarm lists and connection views. Create new Heatmap or Alarm list views.
Sort / Group Alarms Sort Android Sort iPhone Sort or group alarms on the Alarm List. Sort by date or severity. Group by server, severity or alarm.
Acknowledge Alarm Ack Android Ack ios Acknowledge an instance of an alarm requiring acknowledgment.
Snooze Alarm Snooze Android Snooze iPhone Temporarily remove the visual alert associated with an alarm.
Playback Playback Playback Reproduce the Spotlight overview page for a date and time from the recent past.
Settings Settings Android Settings iPhone Configure Spotlight Cloud Mobile.
Profile Profile Android Profile iPhone Show / change the current user. This is applicable where more than one Quest user has signed in to Spotlight Cloud Mobile.
Refresh Refresh Android Refresh iPhone Refresh the screen. The time and date of the last refresh is on display. From time to time the refresh button may be grayed out (disabled).


The alarm, connection or connection view is colored according to the most severe current alarm.

Default Color Severity Description
Normal color Normal No alarms are raised against this connection.
Information color Information At least one information alarm is raised against this connection. No other alarms are raised.
Low color Low At least one low severity alarm is raised against this connection. No high or medium severity alarms are raised.
Medium color Medium At least one medium severity alarm is raised against this connection. No high severity alarms are raised.
High color High At least one high severity alarm is raised against this connection.