Dashboard

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A documentation for the DevExpress Dashboard that allows users to create interactive data visualization for Desktop and Web platforms, and Mobile devices.

Get Started

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Build your Dashboard application for the selected platform and use this application to create or display a dashboard.

Basic Concepts and Terminology

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Learn about the main concepts and terminology related to the DevExpress Dashboard.

  • DevExpress Dashboard Architecture - Contains a detailed description of the main dashboard terms.
  • Dashboard - Introduces the concept of a dashboard that is the main component that visualizes data using different types of elements (dashboard items) - charts, grids and pivot tables, maps, etc.
  • Dashboard Designer - Describes WinForms and Web controls that are the basis of Dashboard Designer applications.
  • Dashboard Viewer - Describes the Dashboard Viewers that can be used to embed dashboards created in the Dashboard Designer into a Desktop (WinForms and WPF) or Web application.
  • Dashboard Items - Lists the available dashboard items that are visualization elements designed to present visual or textual information in a dashboard.
  • Data Sources - Provides the overview of available data source types such as SQL databases, OLAP cubes, Excel workbooks, etc.
  • Measures and Dimensions - Introduces the concept of measures and dimensions that are used to manage data aggregation/summarization.

Common Features

Explore the common DevExpress Dashboard features that allow you to transform underlying data to a dashboard.

Designer and Viewer Applications

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Prepare and integrate the Dashboard Control into a Desktop (WinForms and WPF) or Web application.

Create Dashboards

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Create a dashboard in the Dashboard Designers available on different platforms.

Miscellaneous

See the sections below for additional information.