Providing Data

The Web Dashboard allows you to bind various dashboard items to data in a virtually uniform manner. To learn more, see the Binding Dashboard Items to Data in the Web Dashboard's UI topic.

The only difference is in the data sections that the required dashboard item has. This topic describes how to bind a Pie dashboard item to data.

Binding to Data in the Web Dashboard

The image below shows a sample Pie dashboard item that is bound to data.

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To bind the Pie dashboard item to data, click a placeholder contained in one of the available data sections and select the required data source field in the Binding section of the invoked data item menu.

The table below lists and describes the Pie's data sections.

Section

Processed as

Description

Values

Measure

Note

In case of negative measure values, Pie uses their absolute values.

Contains data items that define the share of pie segments.

Arguments

Dimension

Contains data items that provide values used to label pie segments.

Series

Dimension

Contains data items whose values are used to label pie charts.