Scheduling - BSM

Learn how to Schedule Downtime for BSM Services and BSM Components

You can schedule downtimes for BSM Services and BSM Components from the Monitoring > BSM Summary pages.

For a Business Service

By scheduling downtime against a Business Service, you are a scheduling downtime for all the Hosts and their Service Checks within ALL the Components within the Business Service. Notifications will not be sent out if failures occur during the set time period.

In Monitoring > BSM > Summary, locate the Business Service for which you wish to schedule a downtime, right click to open the menu for the given Business Service and select 'Schedule Downtime'.

From the Grid View:

From the List Viewin 'Classic' mode:

You can set a downtime on all the Service Checks of the Service by their state (i.e. DOWNTIME on only CRITICAL Service Checks).
The Manual selection section allows applying a downtime on specific Hosts, Service Checks and Statuses.

Scheduling Downtime Against a Component

By scheduling downtime against a Component, you are scheduling a downtime for all the Service Checks within the Component. Notifications will not be sent out if failures occur during the set time period.

In Monitoring > BSM > Summary, go to the 'Investigate' page for a given Business Service and then for the Component for which you wish to schedule a downtime, right click on the tile of the Component and select 'Schedule Downtime'.

You can set a downtime on all the Service Checks of the Component by their state (i.e. DOWNTIME on only CRITICAL Service Checks).
The Manual selection section allows applying a downtime on specific Hosts, Service Checks and Statuses.