Email integration

The Sensu Email Handler plugin is a Sensu handler that sends email alerts based on your event data. With this handler, Sensu can send email messages to the email addresses you specify based on event data generated by your Sensu checks.

NOTE: The Sensu Email Handler plugin is an example of Sensu’s alerting integrations. To find more integrations, search Bonsai, the Sensu asset hub.


The Sensu Email Handler plugin supports the login authentication mechanisms required for use with Google Mail, Office 365, and other standards-based email providers and transports.

Get the plugin

For a turnkey experience with the Sensu Email Handler plugin, use our curated, configurable quick-start template to integrate Sensu with your existing workflows and send email alerts.

To build your own workflow or integrate Sensu with existing workflows, add the Sensu Email Handler plugin with a dynamic runtime asset from Bonsai, the Sensu asset hub. Dynamic runtime assets are shareable, reusable packages that make it easier to deploy Sensu plugins.

More resources

Walk through adding and configuring the Sensu Email Handler asset in the Send email alerts with the Sensu Go Email Handler guide.