Siren Platform User Guide

Wizard

Siren Alert provides a wizard to help create watchers using a step-by-step sequence.

  1. Give the watcher a name and choose an execution frequency. For example, run every day.

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  2. Specify the input query parameters and the condition to trigger on (based on a date histogram aggregation. For example, trigger an alert when there are more than two articles in an hour during the day.

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  3. To send an alert, set up a variety of actions to happen when your condition is met. For example, send a HTML-formatted email injected with data from the watcher and query response using the mustache templating language.

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