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BI Aggregatations - possibility to stop downtime inheritance on non-redundant services

In some situations it would be good to have a BI Aggregation alarmed when a non-redundant service is in active downtime. The default downtime inheritance to the ...
Suggested by: Marco (25 Apr) Upvoted: 17 May Comments: 2
Under consideration BI

Feature to see stale services and acknowledged services in BI aggregation

At the moment stale Services in a BI-Aggregation will stay green and the whole aggregation will also stay green. The documentation tells us to add the host as well to ...
Suggested by: Josef (20 Feb, '23) Upvoted: 11 Apr Comments: 3
Under consideration BI

BI Aggregations: add label support and/or Host- / Servicegroups for "Nodes to create"

Right now we have the possibility to add Nodes via Regex for the Host & Service adding the option to use Host and Service Label`s make it more comfortable. Another ...
Suggested by: Bernd Holzhauer (11 May, '23) Upvoted: 09 Apr Comments: 0
Under consideration BI

BI: Get detailed info in notifications

It would be nice to get detailed info in notifications based on a bi aggregation. For example: If the BI aggregation “Mail” gets critical and the user gets a ...
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (28 Jun, '22) Upvoted: 28 Feb Comments: 1
Under consideration BI Notifications

Create Metrics via BI Host-Search Filter + HW/SW as filter criteria

The idea is to use a host-search filter to search for specific hosts regarding their attributes instead of a specific hostname. Example: I want all hosts with a ...
Suggested by: Kevin Eßer (06 Nov, '23) Upvoted: 29 Nov, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration BI

BI: Allow to add BI map as dashlet to dashboard

A BI map should become available as dashlet to be included in a dashboard
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (22 May, '22) Upvoted: 29 Nov, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration BI Dashboards & Views

Business Intelligence/Grafana: Add metric for service check

We would like to have a metric for the service check that monitors the state of a BI aggregation. The metric should be just an integer with values 0 for OK, 1 for ...
Suggested by: Robert Sander (21 Apr, '23) Upvoted: 27 Oct, '23 Comments: 2
Under consideration BI Grafana

BI: Allow URLs in messages

In the BI, a custom message can be provided for the different states. Please extend this with the capability to provide an URL to an internal website (e.g. Wiki). The ...
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (11 May, '22) Upvoted: 28 Jul, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration BI

BI Aggregations: add/enable sorting on state column

We want the possibility to sort on the state of the BI Aggregations, i.e. put the CRITICAL states on top.
Suggested by: Wim Vandermeeren (07 Dec, '22) Upvoted: 26 Jun, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration BI

Business Intelligence: Enable exporting a BI into a report containing all problematic nodes/leafs

Currently, it is not possible to export a BI into a readable/usable PDF. In case, a BI has one or more problems, the PDF should contain the problematic nodes and ...
Suggested by: Marcel Arentz (27 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 11 May, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration Availability / SLA BI Reporting

Exporting and importing BI packs

Checkmk cannot export or import BI packs.
Suggested by: JDamian (23 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 09 May, '23 Comments: 4
Under consideration BI

BI: Show affected host/service in aggregated message

If you use BI aggregations today, there is no way to display the affected hosts, which triggered a notification in the message generated by the aggregation function
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (11 May, '22) Upvoted: 28 Apr, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration BI