(Optional) Add Collection as Data Source to Reporting Engine
You have to carry out the following Collection configurations for you to be able to use data from Collection data source to generate Reports, Charts, and Alerts:
Make sure that you have:
- Installed a Workbench service on a Reporting Engine host.
- Backed up data in a known location on your local host, if you are adding a collection using the data restored from the backed up data.
To associate a Collection as a data source with Reporting Engine:
- Go to ADMIN > Services.
- In the Services list , select a Reporting Engine service.
The Services Config View of Reporting Engine is displayed.
- Select the Sources tab.
The Available Services dialog is displayed.
Select the Workbench service and click OK.
The Service Authentication dialog for the selected service is displayed.
- Type the username and password for admin credentials for the service.
The add collection dialog is displayed.
Select a collection from the drop-down list and click OK.
The workbench service is now added as a data source to the Reporting Engine.