Appendix B. Alarms

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    Veeam Service Provider Console includes a set of predefined alarms described in the following table.

    Alarm Name

    Alarm Description

    Object

    Enabled

    Backup agent connection state

    This alarm checks whether a Veeam backup agent is running or can be contacted.

    Backup agent

    Yes

    Backup agent job state

    This alarm checks whether a Veeam backup agent job session failed or finished with a warning.

    Backup agent job

    Yes

    Backup agent job state (managed by backup server)

    This alarm checks whether a Veeam backup agent job session configured on a Veeam Backup & Replication server failed or finished with a warning.

    Backup agent job

    Yes

    Backup Enterprise Manager connection state

    This alarm checks whether the Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager service is running.

    Enterprise Manager

    Yes

    Backup proxy connection state

    This alarm checks the connection status between a Veeam backup server and backup proxy.

    Backup proxy

    Yes

    Backup proxy version is out-of-date

    This alarm checks whether the version of a backup proxy matches the version of Veeam Backup & Replication installed on a backup server.

    Backup proxy

    Yes

    Backup repository connection state

    This alarm checks the connection status between a Veeam backup server and backup repository.

    Backup repository

    Yes

    Backup repository version is out-of-date

    This alarm checks whether the version of a backup repository matches the version of Veeam Backup & Replication installed on a backup server.

    Backup repository

    Yes

    Backup server connection state

    This alarm checks whether the Veeam Backup Service is running on a backup server.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Backup server license exceeded

    This alarm checks whether the Veeam Backup & Replication product license has been exceeded.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Backup server license expiration

    This alarm checks whether the Veeam Backup & Replication product license has expired.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Backup server support contract expiration

    This alarm checks whether the Veeam Backup & Replication support contract has expired.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Cloud VM job session state

    This alarm checks whether a cloud VM job session failed or finished with a warning.

    Job

    Yes

    Cloud VM without backup

    This alarm checks whether cloud VMs have been backed up within the defined RPO (Recovery Point Objective) interval.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Cloud VM without remote snapshot

    This alarm checks whether replica snapshots for cloud VMs have been created within the defined RPO (Recovery Point Objective) interval.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Cloud VM without snapshot

    This alarm checks whether snapshots for cloud VMs have been created within the defined RPO (Recovery Point Objective) interval.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Company cloud host memory quota

    This alarm tracks whether the total amount of configured memory for cloud replicas has breached the configured threshold.

    Company

    Yes

    Company cloud host storage quota

    This alarm tracks whether storage quota assigned to a company as a part of the hardware plan has been exceeded.

    Company

    Yes

    Company cloud storage quota

    This alarm checks whether a company is running out of space on a cloud repository.

    Company

    Yes

    Company data download quota

    This alarm checks whether a company is running out of the data transfer out quota on cloud repositories.

    Company

    No

    Company location cloud storage quota

    This alarm checks whether a location is running out of space on a cloud repository.

    Location

    No

    Computer without backup

    This alarm checks whether computers running Veeam Backup Agents have been backed up within the defined RPO (Recovery Point Objective) interval.

    Backup agent

    Yes

    Computer without backup (managed by backup server)

    This alarm checks whether computers running Veeam Backup Agents managed with Veeam Backup & Replication have been backed up within the defined RPO (Recovery Point Objective) interval.

    Backup server

    Yes

    Discovery rule state

    This alarm checks whether a discovery rule failed.

    Discovery rule

    Yes

    Failover Plan session state

    This alarm checks whether one or more VMs in a failover plan failed to start.

    VM failover plan

    Yes

    Immediate backup copy job state

    This alarm checks whether a backup copy job session failed or finished with a warning.

    Job

    Yes

    Job session state

    This alarm checks whether a job session failed or finished with a warning.

    Job

    Yes

    Job state

    This alarm checks whether a job was in a disabled state for more than an allowed time period.

    Job

    Yes

    Management agent connection state

    This alarm checks the connection status between Veeam Service Provider Console and a management agent running on a Veeam Backup & Replication server, Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager server or a computer protected with Veeam backup agent.

    Management agent

    No

    Management agent version is out-of-date

    This alarm checks whether the version of a management agent running on a Veeam Backup & Replication server, Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager server or a computer protected with Veeam backup agent matches the version of Veeam Service Provider Console.

    Management agent

    No

    Max allowed backup agent job duration

    This alarm checks whether a Veeam backup agent job session has exceeded the maximum allowed session duration.

    Backup agent job

    No

    Max allowed job duration

    This alarm checks whether a Veeam Backup & Replication job session has exceeded the maximum allowed session duration.

    Job

    No

    Repository free space

    This alarm checks whether a backup repository is running out of space.

    Backup repository

    Yes

    Server agent backups stored in cloud repository

    This alarm checks whether the number of server agent backups stored in a cloud repository exceeds the maximum allowed limit.

    Cloud repository

    Yes

    SureBackup job session state

    This alarm checks whether one or more verification checks specified in the SureBackup job failed.

    VM job (SureBackup)

    Yes

    User cloud storage quota

    This alarm tracks whether a user is running out of space on a cloud repository.

    User

    Yes

    VM without backup

    This alarm checks whether VMs managed with Veeam Backup & Replication have been backed up within the defined RPO (Recovery Point Objective) interval.

    Backup server

    Yes

    VM without replica

    This alarm checks whether VMs managed with Veeam Backup & Replication have been replicated within the defined RPO (Recovery Point Objective) interval.

    Backup server

    Yes

    VMs in the backup repository

    This alarm checks whether the number of VMs stored in a backup repository exceeds the maximum allowed limit.

    Backup repository

    No

    VMs stored in cloud repository

    This alarm checks whether the number of VMs stored in a cloud repository exceeds the maximum allowed limit.

    Cloud repository

    Yes

    WAN accelerator connection state

    This alarm checks the connection status between a Veeam backup server and WAN accelerator.

    WAN accelerator

    Yes

    WAN accelerator version is out-of-date

    This alarm checks whether the version of a WAN accelerator matches the version of Veeam Backup & Replication installed on a backup server.

    WAN accelerator

    Yes

    Workstation agent backups stored in cloud repository

    This alarm checks whether the number of workstation agent backups stored in a cloud repository exceeds the maximum allowed limit.

    Cloud repository

    Yes