Create or Edit Existing Dashboards

Steps to Create or Edit HCM Product Dashboards

  • To understand how to create dashboards in Kibana, refer to this guide: Create a Dashboard of Panels.

  • To edit existing dashboards, open the desired dashboard.

  • Click on the ‘Edit’ button.

  • For each chart you want to edit, click on “Edit Visualization”.

  • Check the chart type and data view from which data is getting fetched as shown in the image below:

  • Click on “Edit Lens” to get an overview of the available and selected fields in the respective data view.

  • You can go to the respective data view under Stack Management -> Saved Objects, update the indexes, and add a timestamp filter for the respective chart.

View/Edit Queries used to get the metric data

  • After going back to the “Edit Visualization”, you can see the metrics that are shown in the chart here as shown in the image below:

  • Click on the desired metric, for which you want to view/edit the query.

View Data Sources

  • To see which index a data view is pulling the data from, check the respective data views in Stack Management -> Data Views.

  • If you need to create your own data views, follow this guide: Creating Data Views in Kibana.

  • For example, if you click on “Edit Visualization” on a chart, you will see that the table chart is getting data from the DV-PT-PJT data view.

  • You can then view the DV-PT-PJT data, check the indices from where the data is getting pulled, and add a timestamp filter according to your requirements.