View events from their products

You can view events and other activity for a specific entity from the New Relic product index. For example, to find more information about a specific app in APM: Go to rpm.newrelic.com/apm, then mouse over the listed apps, or select an event from the Applications activity list.

For instructions on how to view these details in Infrastructure, see the New Relic Infrastructure documentation.

View health status from product entities (targets)

To view information about the current status for an entity (alert condition target):

  1. From the menu bar, select the product (APM, Browser, etc.).
  2. From the selected product's index, mouse over the entity's color-coded health status.

The UI shows the most recent event that triggered a violation of the alert condition, as well as the total of Critical (red) and Warning (yellow) violations. A link to view all violations also appears.

Alerts health status indicator
rpm.newrelic.com/apm: This example shows an app associated with one or more policies in New Relic Alerts. Its color-coded health status indicates a Critical (red) condition.

View events and activity lists from products

You can view a list of events and other activity from the index for the selected product. By selecting an event from the list, you can go directly to the selected entity's Overview page, where you can view detailed information.

Entity's Activity list
rpm.newrelic.com/apm: Here is an example of the Application activity list from the New Relic APM index. To view the entity's Overview page with details around the time of an event, select its link.

Depending on the product, the recent events and activity list also may appear on the selected entity's Overview page.

Exception: The index for Insights and Synthetics does not include a list of recent events and other activity.

View event violations in Alerts

To view an index of events resulting in alert condition violations across all available products: Go to alerts.newrelic.com > Events > Violations.

The Violations index provides summary information about alerting events across all products. From here, follow standard procedures to sort any column or select available links on any row to view drill-down details. For example:

  • To view the Overview page for the entity associated with the violation (if available), select the Target.
  • To view the alert condition that triggered the violation, select the Condition.
  • To view incident details, select the Incident ID.

View all event types in Alerts

To view an index of events for all available products: Go to alerts.newrelic.com > Events > All events.

The All events index provides summary information about alerting events across available products. From here, follow standard procedures to sort any column or select available links on any row to view drill-down details. For example:

  • To view the Overview page for the entity associated with the violation, select its name from the Description.
  • To view the alert condition that triggered the violation, select the condition's name from the Description.
  • To view incident details, select the Incident ID.

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