GFI EventsManager supports three main alerting options including:
- Email Alerts Send a notification message by email. To use this alerting method, GFI EventsManager must have access to an active SMTP server.
- SMS Alerts Send a notification message through an SMS gateway. To use this alerting method, GFI EventsManager must have access to a utility with SMS gateway capabilities such as GFI FAXmaker. You can also use an email to SMS web-based SMS gateway such as Clickatell.
- Network Alerts Send a network message using the net send protocol to one or more target computers. The message will appear as a pop-up window on the target machines.