Once you have created a map, you will need to be able to read it. The links on the graph might display different colours. The colours show the status of the link.


The event status key:


It is possible that an interface can be selected and graphed, but has no alarms associated with it. It will, therefore, be grey. This happens when there are no thresholds set for that link.


By default, Iris has thresholds set for all traffic, errors and discards. The Alarm Manager will indicate what Iris is monitoring.



For more information on the Alarm Manager, click here.