Managing Dashboards

Dashboards are a collection of Widgets. Dashboards give you an overview of the reports and metrics that are most important to you. You can personalize Dashboards by customizing Widgets. By default, Genian NAC provides over 100 Widgets which are categorized by the following groups.You can add, delete, customize and share your dashboards depending on your requirements.

Create Dashboards

  1. Click Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Click Tools > Create Dashboard.
  3. Find Name in Create Dashboard window. Enter in Unique Name.
  4. Set Share to ON or Off to make the dashboard available to other Administrators.
  5. Select Type, and Layout in Create Dashboard window.
  6. Click Save.

Edit Dashboards

  1. Click Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Select the Dashboard you wish to edit.
  3. Click Tools > Edit Dashboard.
  4. Find Name in Create Dashboard window. Enter in Unique Name.
  5. Set Share to ON or Off to make the dashboard available to other Administrators.
  6. Select Type, and Layout in Create Dashboard window.
  7. Click Save.

Import Dashboards

  1. Click Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Click Tools > Import Dashboard.
  3. Move the desired Dashboards into the selected column.
  4. Click Save.

Remove Dashboards

  1. Click Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Click desired Dashboard tab.
  3. Go to Tools > Delete Dashboard.
  4. Click Ok.

Add a Widget to Dashboard

  1. Go to Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Click Tools > Add Widget.
  3. Find Category section in the Add Widget window. Select Category.
  4. Find Widget section in the Add Widget window.
  5. Click Add Widget.

Arrange Widgets

Widgets can be grabbed by the title bar and dragged to the desired location.

Customize the Settings of a Widget

Hovering over a widget will make a gear icon appear in the upper right corner of the widget. Clicking the gear icon will display that widget’s settings. Setting changes can be applied to the widget by clicking Save when finished.

Delete a Widget

  1. Go to Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Find Widget and hover over the title bar.
  3. Click X.
  4. Click Ok.

Creating a Sensor Map

To monitor and customize Sensor Placement globally using Google Maps.

  1. Go to Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Click Tools > Create Dashboard.
  3. Find Name in Create Dashboard window. Enter in Unique Name.
  4. Find Type in Create Dashboard window. Select Sensor Map.
  5. Click Sensor Map tab that was just created.
  6. Find Settings Icon in the right corner. Click Assign Node Group.
  7. Find Node Group in Node Group window. Double-click Node Group to add.
  8. Click Save.

Place a Sensor on Sensor Map

  1. Go to Dashboard in the top panel.
  2. Go to Sensor Map tab.
  3. Find Menu icon in the upper right corner of the main panel.
  4. Find Sensor bubble and drag it to the desired location.

Export Dashboards

You can export Dashboards into several formats:

  1. Click Dashboard in the top panel
  2. Select Dashboard tab you choose to export
  3. Click Export and select the format