Solarwinds NPM – integration manual

Here we describe how to setup SolarWinds NPM (Network Performance Monitoring) with SMSEagle for SMS alerts.

Software suite for SolarWinds NPM includes Advanced Alert Manager tool, that allows to configure alerts and actions on these alerts.

 

SMSEagle Setup

Create a new user in SMSEagle.

 

SolarWinds Setup

1. First you need to run Advanced Alert Manager from Start -> Solarwinds Orion -> Alerting,Reporting, and Mapping

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2. Choose Configure Alerts

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3. Choose New

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4. Select Trigger Actions Tab, and take Add New Action. Then select Get or Post a URL to a Web Server. Confirm with OK.

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5. Select USE HTTP GET method, and insert HTTP API command:
http://url-of-smseagle/index.php/http_api/send_sms?login=john&pass=doe&to=1234567&message=test+alert+message

login: your user to login to SMSEagle
pass: your password to login to SMSEagle
to: receipient telephone number
message: your SMS alert message

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Hint: in the alert message you may optionally use Orion’s alert variables.