The alarm API allows the management of system alarms.


  • name (Mandatory): The alarm name. Each type of alarm will generate its own name
  • target_object: Identifies affected Entity. Example: Alarm generated by TCA for Domain domain1(Packets towards a VM, Breach)
  • last_updated_by: ID of the user who last updated the object.
  • acknowledged: Flag to indicate if the alarm has been acknowledged already.
  • reason: Provides a description of the alarm
  • description: Description of the alarm
  • severity: Severity of the alarm.
  • timestamp: Indicates the time at which the alarm was triggered
  • alarmed_object_id: Alarmed Object ID
  • enterprise_id: Enterprise that this alarm belongs to
  • entity_scope: Specify if scope of entity is Data center or Enterprise level
  • error_condition: Identifies the error condition
  • number_of_occurances: Number of times that the alarm was triggered
  • external_id: External object ID. Used for integration with third party systems


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