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0 Replies and 1396 Views Use the new Triggered Events features for SLA management  1396  0 Started by  Rod Weir The Triggered Events features that appeared in v15 release of HelpMaster is one of the most powerful features for automation in HelpMaster.  It works similarly to the Priority Manager, but it can target any of the entities (clients, sites, assets, knowledge base articles, and even jobs). This makes it very handy to configure service level agreement and other operational style notifications, alerts and escalations. For example. Create alerts for Assets that have an expired maintenan...
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1 Replies and 4916 Views Setting up your workspace for SLAs  4916  1 Started by  Beth S Setting up your workspace for SLAs A quick note before we begin: SLA stands for Service Level Agreement and most often sets out the target time to close a job based on its priority. For example, 85 of all Medium priority calls must be closed within 2 days. &160; The Workgroup Explorer is your home away from home; your Helpmaster Inbox. The columns you display in this window can help you with the day to day management of your jobs. There are some great columns available that display 'time to...
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