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IPS Group States



An Intrusion Prevention System(IPS) Group is used to organize individual IPS Points into an easily managed group. This article provides a resources for understanding the different states of the IPS Group.

An IPS Group will be in one of the following states:

IPS Group State  Description
Disarmed Neither  an interior nor an exterior point will cause an alarm if it is activated. The IPS group may be armed only if none of the perimeter points are active.
Fault The system is disarmed and points are in supervisory fault or offline.
Armed Away All points will cause an alarm after the exit or entry delays expire
Armed Stay  Only the Perimeter points will cause an alarm if activated.
Armed Instant  Perimeter points will cause an alarm if activated. Interior points will not cause an alarm if activated.
Entry Delay The system was armed and a point for which the entry delay parameter is set has been activated.
Exit Delay The system has been armed and an exit delay is in progress.
Alarm The system is in alarm and the alarm has not been canceled.
Alarm Canceled The system has an active alarm, the alarm has been silenced and alarm history is available.
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