The services configuration parameters are available in the Sources tab of the Services Config view for the Reporting Engine. The Sources tab for the Reporting Engine service in the Services Config view controls that data sources associated with a Reporting Engine. The Source tab consists of a single panel with a toolbar and a grid that lists the data sources associated with the Reporting Engine.
|Role||I want to...||Refer to...|
|Administrator||Configure Data Source to Reporting Engine||Configure the Data Sources|
|Administrator||Configure Data Source Permissions for Reporting Engine||Configure Data Source Permissions|
|Administrator||Configure Data Privacy for Reporting Engine||Configure Data Privacy for the Reporting Engine|
|Administrator||Define Reports, Charts, and Alerts||Define Reports, Charts and Alerts|
|Administrator||Configure Reporting Engine Settings||Configure Reporting Engine Settings|
Add, delete or edit a new or available service*
|Configure the Data Sources|
Set a data source as default*
|Configure the Data Sources|
Configure data source permissions*
*You can complete these tasks here.
Here is example of the Sources tab where the available services are displayed.
|1||Displays all the available configurable tabs.|
|2||Displays the available configuration parameters for the selected service .|
|3||Displays the field parameters for the selected service.|
The data sources available to the Reporting Engine for which you are defining reports, charts and defining alerts are:
NWDB Data Sources - The NetWitness Database (NWDB) data sources are Decoders, Log Decoders, Brokers, Concentrators, Archiver, and Collection.
- Warehouse Data Sources - The Warehouse data sources are Horton Works and MapR.
- Respond Data Sources - Respond is used to generate reports on alerts and incidents. The Respond data sources are Reporting Engine, ESA, Malware, EndPoint, and Web Threat Detection. Respond is used to store the alerts and incidents reports.
If you set a source as the default data source, NetWitness Platform uses that source when you create reports and alerts unless you choose to override it with one of the other sources listed in this tab.
You can perform the following actions on the Sources tab:
This option adds new services as data sources for Reporting Engine. Add existing services (Archiver, Workbench, and Collection) as data sources for Reporting Engine.
For details, see the corresponding topic:
This option removes data sources from a Reporting Engine.
This option configures the Data Source Permissions. This is enabled only for NWDB and Warehouse Data Sources. For more information, see Configure Data Source Permissions.
This option sets the default data sources for a Reporting Engine. This is the source to which NetWitness Platform defaults in the Data source field of the following views:
The NetWitness Platform data sources are listed under the different categories as follows:
- NWDB Data Sources category displays the NetWitness data sources.
- Warehouse Data Sources category displays the Warehouse data sources.