Little news about Release of Centreon BAM 2.4.0

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A new advanced indicator: bolean KPI

You can now define some indicators as Boolean type. This new indicator has only two positions (OK and Critical) determined by the return value of KPI rule (True/False). Thus the boolean KPI is based on a logical rule including different positions of Centreon monitored services. Below an easy logical rule example:

(srv-centreon.com Ping NOT OK OR srv-merethis.com Ping NOT OK)

It means “If Ping service of srv-centreon.com host is not OK or Ping service of srv-merethis.com is not OK, then the rule returns True”. While configuring, the user can define if the return value True/False of the rule, matches OK or Critical position of Boolean KPI. The user can overlap several rules on several levels.

Possible downtime on Business Activity

Now, you can set a downtime on your business activity from monitoring control. Notifications won’t be sent when the downtime is planned.

Configuration tool tips

Centreon BAM now offers Tooltips on configuration, giving a better parameters understanding.

Few changes on behavior of calculation engine

Until now, the KPIs from the host that were in a DOWN / Unreachable state are considered critical. From now on and for a better cohesion, they are considered as *Unknown*. It is advised to check the impact of *Unknown* state on KPIs.

Centreon BAM 2.4 is now available MERETHIS platform as well as the full changelog.

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