When monitoring the directory server operations, there may be a requirement for you to get alerted when operations of a specific type exceed certain thresholds. These alerts could then be sent out via SNMP or SMTP for action from operations or other teams.
The UnboundID product set has a very configurable filtered logging system that allows us to define criteria for both the incoming request and the outgoing result that can be defined to match certain conditions. The same concepts used in the filtered logging called Request Criteria and Result Criteria can be leveraged to create SNMP alerts as well.
If you wanted to create alerts for only certain types of operations then you can add a “request criteria” as well to this configuration. For example if you wanted to only get alerts when add/modify/delete operations exceed 50ms then you would do the following.
Add a request criteria as follows that targets only the add/mod/del types of operations: