In the View a Chart panel, you can view and manage charts. There are options for filtering and sorting the information in the chart, as well as options for the type of chart, the number of items to chart, and charting values or totals. When viewing a chart, you can open the charted sessions in the Investigation module and save the chart as a PDF.
Associated procedures are described in Working with Charts in the Reporting Module
To access this view:
In the Security Analytics menu, click Administration > Reports.
The Manage tab is displayed.
The Chart view is displayed.
- Click > View.
The following figure is an example.
The View a Chart panel has the following panels:
- Charts Toolbar
- Charts Output
- Charts Calendar
- Charts Options
- Charts Executed List
The Charts toolbar has options that allow you to investigate, and view the chart on another screen.
The following table lists the options in the Charts toolbar.
|Investigate||Investigates the chart details.|
|Full Screen||Displays the chart on a full screen.|
Charts Output Panel
The Charts Output panel displays the chart with the sortBy on the Y-axis, time on the X-axis and legends.
Charts Calendar Panel
The Charts Calendar panel filters the list of charts based on the date you select from the Calendar, as shown in the following figure.
Charts Options Panel
The Charts Options panel displays the time range, series, and chart type fields to configure the chart is displayed.
The following table lists the fields in the Charts Options panel.
|Time Range|| |
The default time range is Last 3 Hours. However, you can select a different value from the drop-down list, for example, Last Hour, or Last 6 Hours which are the preset values. Or you can customize by selecting Last N Days or the Custom option.
Note: The time range selected by you for a chart will be saved. When you open the same chart the next time, the time range that is saved will be displayed. This behavior is not applicable for the custom option.
|From||The start date and time. (only for custom option)|
|To||The end date and time. (only for custom option)|
|Series||The series field provides the user with two options: |
|Items to Plot||The maximum number of events the user wants to view on the chart.|
|Chart Type||The type of chart to be rendered either area, bar, column, line, step line, step area, spline area or spline.|
Charts Executed List Panel
The Charts Executed List panel displays all the executions for a particular chart for the selected date. Double-clicking on any chart execution loads the chart on the Charts Output panel. By default, the last executed chart is displayed in the Charts Output panel.