When Watchman Monitoring creates an issue ticket, a tag for the plugin generating the issue is added. Plugin tags can be used for automation, organizing views, and service level agreements (SLAs). This article covers adding a plugin tag as criteria in Zendesk.
When Watchman Monitoring generates a ticket in Zendesk, tags including Status, Plugin Slug, and Group are automatically applied. Using the Plugin Tag allows for simplified matching for criteria when building automations, triggers, views and service level agreements.
In general these tags can be utilized by selecting Ticket: Tags with Contains at least one of the following and finally entering or selecting
Official plugin slug can be found in the Plugin Names & Slugs article.
Note: Zendesk requires underscores (
_) versus dashes(
Automations take action to modify ticket properties at a specified time after a ticket is updated. Narrow the scope of the automation by adding a condition to include or exclude a group tag.
Triggers take action when a ticket is created or updated. Narrow the functionality by adding a condition to include or exclude a plugin tag.
Organizing Views of Watchman Monitoring tickets is simplified by adding a condition to include or exclude a specific plugin or multiple plugins.