Right-click on the map canvas. The drop-down menu will be displayed.

Click Add node.
The Add node pop-up will be displayed.
Node type
Select whether the node is a device or a view.
Node label
Choose a meaningful label.
Device name
Start typing a device name and then choose the device name from the drop-down list.
Eventsource
This list is derived from the Current alarms table and you can select the source required from the drop-down.
Leave as default Any for all events.
Some examples of event sources are:
  • Threshmon -> Threshold Breaches
  • SYSLOG -> Syslogs being sent to Iris
Datasource
This list is derived from the Current alarms table and you can select the source required from the drop-down. Leave as default Any for all events.
Some of the more common data sources are:
  • itraffic -> Interface Traffic
  • unixServerStorage -> Storage on Unix Devices
Choose icon
Select the icon you wish to depict from the drop-down.

Select the size of the icon. You can make it smaller or larger from the drop-down list.

Tick the Display glyph icon to indicate the alarm status of the node.