How to Close Alarms with count greater than a value

Document ID : KB000072785
Last Modified Date : 08/03/2018
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Introduction:
Customer likes to know how to Close Alarms with count greater than a value
Background:
Each alarm occurrence generate records on NAS tables. If the amount of occurrence of an specific alarm is excesive will generate excesive use of database resources that may cause database performance issue that will impact directly on Alarms Subsystem performance on UMP as it access to the database to get alarms information.

As is expected that a new alarm instance will occurs, on new alarm occurrence it will be displayed again at Alarm Subsystem but with count reset.
Instructions:
In order to close alarms which respective count is greater than a specific value please follow next steps:

1- Open NAS Configuration
2- goto [Auto-Operator]-->[Profiles]
3- On context menu select [New] option to create a new profile 
4- Fill 
    [Action Type] = Close 
    [Action mode] = On message arrival 
    [Machine Criteria]--> Mark all [Severity Level] 
    [Message Counter] = [Greater than or equal]
    [Message Counter]->[Value] = threshold
5- Press [OK] button
6- Fill [Profile Name] = Close_Alarms_with_Count_greater_than_xx    
7- Press [Apply] button