Introduction To Dashboard Manager

The Dashboard Manager shows a snapshot of change pipeline, releases, systems, environments and their usage. The information is displayed inside panels (also known as widgets) which are located inside tabs.

Dashboard

Dashboards can also be added in the Report Center.

To add a Dashboard panel:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click to select a tab.
  3. Click the cog wheel-shaped settings button Tab cog wheel on the tab.
  4. Click Add Panels.
    A pop up list of panels opens.
    Administrators show and hide panels in this list using the Visibility of Dashboard Panels Customization
  5. Select one or more panels by clicking Add.
  6. Click Done.

Dashboard Print and Download Chart

Panels containing graphs can be printed, or downloaded in the form of PDF documents or PNG, JPEG, and SVG images for use outside of Plutora.

To print or download a chart Dashboard panel:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click the Hamburger Hamburger button button on the top right of a graph panel.
  3. Select one of the following:
    1. Download PNG image.
    2. Download JPG image.
    3. Download PDF document.
    4. Download SVG vector image.
  4. Choose a save location on your hard drive if you are prompted.

To rename a Dashboard panel:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click the cog wheel-shaped settings button Tab cog wheel on a panel.
  3. Click Rename.
  4. Type the new name.
  5. Press the Enter key.

Removing a Dashboard Panel does not delete it from Plutora.

To remove a Dashboard panel:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click the cog wheel-shaped settings button Tab cog wheel on a panel.
  3. Click Remove.
  4. Click OK.

To add a Dashboard tab:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click the add Dashboard tab button.
    Add Dashboard Tab Button
  3. Select a panel to add to the new tab and click Add.
  4. Click Done.

To rename a Dashboard tab:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click to select the tab.
  3. Click the cog wheel-shaped settings button Tab cog wheel.
  4. Click Rename Tab.
  5. Type the new tab name.
  6. Hit the Enter key.

Clicking Reset will restore your dashboard tabs after removal.

To remove a Dashboard tab:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click to select the tab.
  3. Click the cog wheel-shaped settings button Tab cog wheel.
  4. Click Remove Tab.
  5. Click OK.

To change a dashboard tab layout:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click to select the tab.
  3. Click the cog wheel-shaped settings button Tab cog wheel.
  4. Click Change Layout.
  5. Select the number of columns from the drop down menu or Free-form to manually arrange the panels.
  6. Select column widths by clicking a radio button.
  7. Click Done.

Administrators create dashboard layout templates for user roles using Dashboard Template Administration. Users can make changes to the original layout that only they can see.

To restore the original dashboard tab layout:

  1. Go to Dashboard > Dashboard Manager.
  2. Click Reset.

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