Configure default quota notification settings

You can configure default global quota notification settings that apply to all quotas of a specified threshold type.

About this task

The custom notification settings that you configure for a quota take precedence over the default global notification settings.

Procedure

  1. Click File System > SmartQuotas > Settings.
  2. In the Scheduled Reporting area, you can configure the following reporting options:
    • In the Archive Directory field, type or browse to the directory where you want to archive the scheduled quota reports.
    • In the Number of Scheduled Reports Retained field, type the number of reports that you want to archive.
    • Select the reporting schedule options that you want, and then click
    • Select Scheduled to enable scheduled reporting, or select Manual to disable scheduled reporting.
  3. In the Manual Reporting area, you can configure the following reporting options:
    • In the Archive Directory field, type or browse to the directory where you want to archive the manually-generated quota reports.
    • In the Number of Live Reports Retained field, type the number of reports that you want to archive.
  4. In the Email Mapping area, define the mapping rule or rules that you want to use. To add a email mapping rule, click Add a Mapping Rule, and then specify the settings for the rule.
  5. In the Notification Rules area, define default notification rules for each rule type.
    1. Click Add a Notification Rule.
      The Create a Notification Rule dialog box opens.
    2. From the Rule type list, select the rule type to use.
    3. In the Rule Settings area, select the notify option to use.
  6. Click Create Rule.
  7. Click Save Changes.

What to do next

Before using quota data for analysis or other purposes, verify that no QuotaScan jobs are in progress by checking Cluster Management > Job Operations > Job Summary.