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IPS Group List View

BluSKY URL: https://blusky.blub0x.com/en-US/MercuryIPSGroup

Overview

An Intrusion Prevention System(IPS) Group is used to organize individual IPS Points into an easily managed group. A reference article to help define the fields regarding IPS Groups.

List Definitions

Name Description
Name The name of the IPS Group
Entry Delay The delay in seconds allowed to disarm the system before the alarm activates
Exit Delay The delay in seconds before the the system alarms immediately after arming the system
SIA Account # The SIA account number being used for external system monitoring
SIA Alt. Account # Secondary SIA account number
SIA Group Number The number assigned to the IPS Group for reporting by the external security monitoring
SIA Timeout The number of seconds the IPS Group will try and notify the SIA monitoring center 
Behavior Mask  
Deleted If checked, entry is deleted from BluSKY.
Controller The name of the controller the IPS Group is associated with
Initial IPS Group State The status the IPS Group will be in when first created
SIA Reporting Type How the system reports an alarm to the the external security monitoring company
On Disarmed Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is Disarmed state
On Fault Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is in a Fault state
On Armed Away Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is put into an Armed Away state
On Armed Stay Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is is an Armed Stay state
On Armed Instant Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is put into an Armed Instant state
On Entry Delay In Progress Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is in the Entry Delay state
On Exit Delay In Progress Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is the Exit Delay state
On Alarm New Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system has just Alarmed
On Alarmed Canceled Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system's alarm is cancelled
On Disarmed Ready To Arm Mercury Procedure The procedure used when the system is Disarmed and ready to be Armed again
Date Inserted The date this entry was added to BluSky.
Inserted By The name of the login who created this entry in BluSKY.
Date Updated The date this entry was last updated.
Updated By Who make the last update to this entry.
Date Deleted The date this entry was disabled or deleted from BluSky.
Deleted By Name of person who disabled this entry.

Search Criteria

Name Description
AC System Name of the access control system.
Controller The controller that the IPS Group is connected to
Search Text This field is used to limit the number of rows listed in the list box below. To use simply type a string of characters or words. Please note you will only see those items you have the permission and access rights for. It is a good idea to search first, even when you are creating a new entry.
View View will bring you to the view screen. Use this to look up information on existing entities and access Audit Info.
Submit Performs a query based on the criteria selected in the filter.
Reset Clears all fields in order to start a new search.

IPS Group Setup Actions

Will bring you to the create screen. Use this if the entity does not exist in the BluSKY database. Be extremely careful not to create duplicates with slightly different names.
View will bring you to the view screen. Use this to look up information on existing entities and access Audit Info.
Edit will enable you to edit the selection you chose.
Delete allows for removal of the entity from the BluSKY database.
expandButton.png Expand adds additional columns to the Integrator information displayed on the List page. The icon now displays as Shrink.
shrinkButton.png Shrink restores the List page to its original column display.

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