Configuring appliance for email notification for alerts

The email notification feature notifies specified recipients about the various operations that you perform on the resources. You can enable or disable this email notification feature, or you can enable or disable individual filter notifications, as required.

  1. Click HPE Recovery Manager Central > Settings.
  2. In the Appliance Preferences panel, click Edit.
  3. In the Edit Appliance Preferences screen, click Notification.
  4. Click + Notification.
  5. Specify the following details:

    A name for the notification policy.

    SMTP Server and Port

    Name or IP address of the SMTP server. Select the port number used for SMTP traffic.

    Sender Email Address

    Email address for the sender.


    Select to use SSL. Emails are SSL/TLS encrypted.


    Password corresponding to the email address of the sender.

    Test Email Configuration

    You can verify the configuration by sending test messages.

    Set as Global Notification

    Select to apply the notification policy to all the volumes and applications.

    Enable Notifications

    Select to receive the notifications over email.

    Receiver Email Address

    Semicolon-separated list of recipient email addresses.

  6. Select your notification preferences.

    Select Select All to receive all notifications - error and generic information of all the operations performed.

    You can also choose to receive error or generic notifications for only selected operations.

  7. Click Add.