Creating a Basic Query to Generate an Alarm Metric Chart

Generate a metric chart on the Create Alarm page in the Console by creating a basic alarm query.

  1. Open the navigation menu and click Observability & Management. Under Monitoring, click Alarm Definitions.
  2. Click Create Alarm.
  3. In the Metric description section on the Create Alarm page, select a metric namespace and metric name.

    The Metric namespace list shows metric namespaces for the selected compartment. For example, if the current compartment contains load balancers, then the list includes oci_lbaas.
    A metric chart is generated for the alarm query. Example:Example metric chart for an alarm query
  4. Provide values for the remaining fields.
    For reference, see Creating a Basic Alarm.
  5. Click Save alarm.