Creating Dashboard Charts

Follow this procedure to create and add dashboard charts to your console. 

To create a dashboard chart:

  1. Sign in to the GSM console.
  2. When the Welcome message displays, click the X in the upper right corner.



    The Sites console displays with the Sites tab active.



  3. From the main tab menu, click the Dashboard tab.



  4. When the Welcome message displays, click the X in the upper right corner.



    The Dahsboard console displays.



  5. Click the Add chart button.



    The Add chart window displays.



  6. From the Chart Data Field drop-down menu, select any of the following options:
    • Agent Version Spread • Firewall Status • Operating System Language • Rootkit Shield Status
    • Attention Required • Identity Shield Status • Operating System Platform • Scheduled Scans Status
    • Device Activiations • Infrared Status • Phishing Shield Status • Silent Mode
    • Device Type • Installation Status • Primary Browsesr • Threat Detection History
    • Endpoint Status • Managed by Policy • Realtime Shield Status • USB Shield Status
    • Expired Status • Offline Shield Status • Remediation Status • Web Threat Shield Status
    Note: The following data points are unsupported in the Mac agent:
    • Firewall Status
    • Rootkit Shield Status
    • Infared Status
    • Silent Mode
    • Offline Shield Status



  7. In the Chart Name field, enter the name of the chart.
    Typically, the name of the chart reflects the name of the type of information within it, but this is a free-form field, and you can name the chart something else, as needed.



  8. From the Chart Type drop-down menu, select one of the following chart types:



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    Bar
    Bar Stacked
    Column
    Column Stacked
    Pie
     Table  
  9. If you are creating the Threats Detection History or Device Activation dashboard charts, you can select one of the following different chart types:
    • Area
    • Area Spline
    • Column
    • Line
    • Spline
    • Table
  10. If you are editing the Threats Detection History or Device Activation dashboard charts, you can configure the time period to one of the following:
    • 24 hours •2 days • 3 days • 7 days
    • 14 days • 30 days • 60 days • 90 days
  11. When you're finished populating the fields, click the Create chart button.



    The system creates a dashboard with the required information.
    Note: For information on editing dashboard charts, see Editing Dashboard Charts.