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Get One Organization Event

Limited to Organization Member Role

Only users with the Organization Member can request this endpoint.

Base URL: https://{OPSMANAGER-HOST}:{PORT}/api/public/v1.0


GET /orgs/{ORG-ID}/events/{EVENT-ID}

Request Path Parameters

Name Type Description
ORG-ID string Unique identifier of the organization associated with the desired event.
EVENT-ID string Unique identifier of the desired event.

Request Query Parameters

This endpoint may use any of the HTTP request query parameters available to all Ops Manager API resources. These are all optional.

Name Type Description Default
pretty boolean Indicates whether the response body should be in a prettyprint format. false
envelope boolean

Indicates whether or not to wrap the response in an envelope.

Some API clients cannot access the HTTP response headers or status code. To remediate this, set envelope=true in the query.

For endpoints that return one result, the response body includes:

Name Description
status HTTP response code
envelope Expected response body

Request Body Parameters

This endpoint does not use HTTP request body parameters.


Name Type Description
alertId string Unique identifier for the alert associated with this event.
alertConfigId string Unique identifier for the alert configuration associated with the alertId.
clusterId string ID of the cluster to which this event applies.
clusterName string Name of the cluster to which this event applies.
created string Timestamp in ISO 8601 date and time format when this event was triggered.
currentValue object Current value of the metric that triggered this event.
currentValue.number number Value of the metric.
currentValue.units string

Relevant units for the value.


A metric that measures memory consumption would have a byte measurement, while a metric that measures time would have a time unit.

Accepted values are:

  • RAW
  • BITS
  • DAYS
eventTypeName string

Name of the circumstance that triggered this event. Accepted values are:

To review the types of events that generate alerts, see Alert Types

groupId string ID of the project in which this event occurred.
hostId string ID of the host on which this event occurred.
hostname string Hostname of the host on which this event occurred.
id string Unique identifier for this event.
isGlobalAdmin boolean Flag indicating whether the user who triggered this event has the Global Monitoring Administrator role.
links object array One or more links to sub-resources and/or related resources. The relations between URLs are explained in the Web Linking Specification
metricName string

Name of the measurement whose value went outside the threshold.

For possible values, see below.

port integer Port of the host associated with this event.
remoteAddress string IP address associated with the Ops Manager user (userId) who triggered the event.
replicaSetName string Name of the replica set.
shardName string The name of the shard associated with the event.
targetUsername string Username for the Ops Manager user targeted by this event.
teamId string Unique identifier for the Ops Manager team associated with this event.
userId string Unique identifier for the Ops Manager user who triggered this event.
username string Username for the Ops Manager user who triggered this event.

Example Request

curl --user "{USERNAME}:{APIKEY}" --digest \
 --header "Accept: application/json" \
 --header "Content-Type: application/json" \
 --include \
 --request GET "https://{OPSMANAGER-HOST}:{PORT}/api/public/v1.0/orgs/{ORG-ID}/events/{EVENT-ID}?pretty=true" \

Example Response

Response Header

HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
Content-Type: application/json;charset=ISO-8859-1
Date: {dateInUnixFormat}
WWW-Authenticate: Digest realm="MMS Public API", domain="", nonce="{nonce}", algorithm=MD5, op="auth", stale=false
Content-Length: {requestLengthInBytes}
Connection: keep-alive
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Vary: Accept-Encoding
Content-Type: application/json
Strict-Transport-Security: max-age=300
Date: {dateInUnixFormat}
Connection: keep-alive
Content-Length: {requestLengthInBytes}

Response Body

  "alertConfigId": "{ALERT-CONFIG-ID}",
  "alertId": "{ALERT-ID}",
  "clusterId": "{CLUSTER-ID}",
  "clusterName": "Test Cluster",
  "created": "2018-06-11T12:34:56Z",
  "currentValue": {
    "number": 50,
    "units": "RAW"
  "groupId": "{PROJECT-ID}",
  "hostId": "{HOST-ID}",
  "hostname": "",
  "id": "{GLOBAL-ALERT-ID}",
  "isGlobalAdmin": false,
  "maintenanceWindowId": "{MAINTENANCE-WINDOW-ID}",
  "metricName": "OPCOUNTER_CMD",
  "orgId": "{ORG-ID}",
  "port": 27017,
  "remoteAddress": "",
  "replicaSetName": "rs1",
  "shardName": "sh1",
  "userId": "{USER-ID}",
  "username": "",
  "targetUsername": "",
  "teamId": "{TEAM-ID}"