To show the latest score of an indicator compared to the range of scores, use a
speedometer or dial visualization in a score widget. A speedometer also shows the indicator
A speedometer visualization shows the latest score with a
needle on a speedometer. A dial visualization shows the latest score with a colored in
section of a half-circle. By default, the speedometer or dial shows the range of
possible scores, but you can create your own range.
Role required: pa_power_user or admin
The speedometer is particularly
useful when a target is set on the indicator. If a direction is set on the indicator
(minimize or maximize), the visualization reproduces the target and the 3- or
5-color traffic light set on the indicator. For example, the following speedometer
shows the Average age open incidents indicator with a Minimize direction, a target
of 10, and a 3-color traffic light.
The dial visualization does not show the indicator target.
To view the widget, add it to a dashboard.
Navigate to New.
In the Name field, give the widget a name that reflects
the information being displayed.
In the Type field, select
If you change the value of Type after you fill in other
fields, those fields are cleared.
In the Visualization field, select
Speedometer or Dial.
In the Indicator field, select the indicator for which
you want to show scores.
Fill in any of the following optional fields:
In the Speedometer/Dial Settings tab, either select Auto
scale, which shows the range of actual scores on the speedometer, or specify