Runtime - Monitoring Clusters

Rest API endpoint for current monitoring clusters from the Runtime database

This section is for searching for live objects being monitored by Opsview. This is in the Runtime database, hence the URL path is /rest/runtime/{objecttype}.

URL: /rest/runtime/monitoringcluster.

Requires authentication - requires VIEWALL or VIEWSOME permission.

  • GET - returns monitoring clusters
  • POST, PUT, DELETE - not implemented

Access Control

  • VIEWALL allows all monitoring clusters to be returned.
  • VIEWSOME only lists monitoring clusters that are associated to objects where permission has been granted based on the access object selection.

Retrieving Monitoring Clusters


  • list - an array of the results

Where list is an associative array of the results, consisting of:

  • id - ID number of the monitoring cluster. id=1 means it is the primary cluster
  • name - Name of the monitoring cluster
  • activated - Either 0 or 1

Example response:

    "list": [
            "activated": "1",
            "id": 1,
            "name": "Master Monitoring Server",
            "passive": "0"  // Unused
            "activated": "1",
            "id": 2,
            "name": "ClusterA",
            "passive": "0"
            "activated": "1",
            "id": 3,
            "name": "Cluster",