How to Configure System Notification Settings of NetScaler MAS

Configure an email server or SMS gateway server to send an email and text notifications to the users for several system-related functions.

To configure system notification settings on NetScaler MAS:

  1. Navigate to System > Notifications. Under Settings, click Change Notification Settings.

  2. On the Configure System Notification Settings page, under Category, select a category such as UserLogin.

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  3. Select Send Email. Select an email distribution from the drop-down list. Alternatively, click the “+” icon to create an email distribution list as shown in the figure below. If you want to send text notifications, select Send SMS (Text Message). Then, create an SMS distribution list by clicking the “+” icon and specifying the SMS server details.

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    If notifications are set for event categories, email or SMS notifications are sent for such event occurrences. For example: The following figure depicts an email notification when a user fails to log on to NetScaler MAS by using the CLI.

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    System notifications are sent for the following events:

    Category Cause
    BackupFailure The system backup fails
    DataStorageExceeded The database storage crosses the limit specified in license
    DeviceBackupFailure The instance backup fails
    HAMonitoring The system HA failover occurs, no heartbeats from peer node, and database sync failure occurs
    HealthMontoring The CPU, RAM, or Disk utilization crosses threshold value
    LicensePool The license pool crosses the threshold value
    Licenses License fails when applied
    PasswordRecovery Password recovery fails or succeeds
    PerfCounterThresholdHigh The performance counter value exceeds the limit
    PerfCounterThresholdNormal The value of the performance counter is normal
    PolicyFailed Any of the system policies fails
    RemoteDeviceBackupFailure The remote instance backup fails
    RemoteSystemBackupFailure The remote system backup fails
    RemoteSystemBackupNormal The remote system backup succeeds
    SSLCertThreshold The threshold for a certificate is breached
    StatusPoll Any change in the state of an instance
    SubSystemState Any change in state of subsystem
    SystemReboot The system is rebooted
    SystemState Any change in the state of the system
    TrapConfigFailure Failure occurs when adding SNMP trap on an instance
    UserLogin User authentication fails

How to Configure System Notification Settings of NetScaler MAS

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