You can quickly create a Performance Analytics indicator and breakdowns, widgets, and
data collection jobs for that indicator.
Role required: pa_contributor, pa_data_collector, pa_power_user, or
Ensure that there is at least one indicator source and a data collection
job for the indicator source facts table.
If the data collection job is configured to collect historical data, a temporary
data collection job with a Run value of
Once is created. You can delete this job record after the job
Enter an Indicator name.
Specify any other descriptive values for the indicator, such as the
Direction of the chart, the
Unit of measurement for numerical values, or the
Select an Indicator source.
Select an Aggregate, such as
Count or Average.
If you select an aggregate other than Count, you must
specify a Field or Script to use
when performing aggregate calculations. You can perform aggregate operations
using fields from the indicator source facts table.
Select any additional filtering conditions to filter the indicator data. This
filter is applied in addition to any filter defined on the indicator source
Select the breakdowns you want to apply to this indicator. Clear the check box
for any breakdowns you do not want to apply.
Select the data collection Job you want to use to
populate the indicator data.
Indicator data is populated only by data collection jobs. If an indicator has
no associated collection job, the indicator will not contain any data.
Select Collect data from the past and a date range to
collect historical data.
If you choose to collect historical data, a new collection job is created and
run once to populate the historical data.
Select any widgets you want to create to display the indicator data.
You can specify widget values such as the Time Series
or add the widget to a dashboard tab.
Review the changes, then click Apply.
The indicator is created and linked to the selected indicator source,
breakdowns, and data collection job. Any widgets associated with the indicator
are created and added to the specified dashboard tab.
Click Create another indicator to restart the process
with a new indicator.