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Set the group status based on the status of the group members

This topic applies to all Orion Platform products.

The status of a group is determined by the status of the group members.

Group status options

  • Show Best Status is useful for displaying groups that are defined as collections of redundant or backup devices. The following table indicates how the Show Best Status option operates:

    Object States

    Group Status

    (Up, Warning, Down)

    (Up)

    (Warning, Up)

    (Up)

    (Warning, Down, Unknown)

    (Warning)

  • Mixed Status shows Warning ensures that the status of a group displays the worst warning-type state in the group. If there are no warning-type states, but the group contains a mix of up and down states, then a Mixed Availability () warning status is displayed for the whole group. The following table indicates how the Mixed Status shows Warning option operates:

    Object States

    Group Status

    (Critical)

    (Critical)

    (Mixed Availability)

  • Show Worst Status ensures that the worst status in a group of objects is displayed for the whole group. The following table indicates how the Show Worst Status option operates:

    Object States

    Group Status

    (Up, Warning, Down)

    (Down)

    (Warning, Up)

    (Warning)

    (Warning, Down, Unknown)

    (Down)

Set up group status

  1. In the Orion Web Console, click Settings > All Settings, and click Manage Groups.
  2. Select the group to set status for and click Edit Properties.
  3. Expand the Advanced drop-down, and select a Status Rollup Mode option.
  4. Click Submit.