View events from their products

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

View health status from product entities (targets)

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

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

New Relic Alerts shows the most recent event that triggered a violation of the policy condition, as well as the total of Critical (red) and Warning (yellow) violations. A link to view all violations in New Relic Alerts 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 New Relic 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 New Relic product, the recent events and activity list also may appear on the selected entity's Overview page.

Exception: The index for New Relic Insights and New Relic 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 policy violations across all available products: Go to alerts.newrelic.com > Events > Violations.

The Violations index provides summary information about alerting events across New Relic 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 alert policy violation (if available), select the Target.
  • To view the alert policy 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 > Events.

The Events index provides summary information about alerting events across available New Relic 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 alert policy violation, select its name from the Description.
  • To view the alert policy that triggered the violation, select the condition's name from the Description.
  • To view incident details, select the Incident ID.

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