Exclude certain combinations of first and second-level breakdowns by defining a
breakdown exclusion matrix.
Sometimes, not all breakdown combinations give useful information. For example, the
combination [Country, Region] will give the same scores as the breakdown Country. You
can prevent the instance from collecting data for these invalid combinations with
breakdown matrix exclusions. These exclusions are not shown in the detailed scorecard or
in the scoresheet and cannot be selected when creating widgets.
Role required: pa_admin, pa_power_user, or admin
Open an existing automated indicator.
the Breakdown matrix exclusion related list, click
In the Breakdown field, select the breakdown you want to
In the 2nd Breakdown field, select the second-level
breakdown you want to exclude. Both fields are mandatory.
Scores are not collected for any combination of the two breakdowns. The
order you select the breakdowns does not impact the final behavior.
example, if you select Customer as the
Breakdown and Vendor
as the 2nd Breakdown, then the combination of
Vendor as the first-level breakdown and
Customer as the 2nd-level breakdown is also