Striim 4.0.4 documentation

Viewing dashboards

If you are not on the Striim home page, go there by clicking the Striim (striim_logo_inline.png) icon at the left side of the top menu.

  1. Click Apps.


    If you don't see PosApp, select Create App > Import TQL file, navigate to Striim/Samples/PosApp, double-click PosApp.tql, enter Samples as the namespace, and click Import.

  2. At the bottom right corner of the PosApp tile, select ... > Deploy > Deploy.

  3. When deployment completes, select ... > Start. The counter on the bell (alert) icon at thethe top right should start counting up, indicating that alerts are being generated.

  4. From the top left menu, select Dashboards > View All Dashboards > PosAppDash.

It may take a minute for enough data to load that your display looks like the following. The PosApp sample application shows credit card transaction data for several hundred merchants (for more information, see PosApp).


Hover the mouse over a map or scatter plot point, bar, or heat-map segment to display a pop-up showing more details.

Click a map or plot point to drill down for details on a particular merchant:


To return to the main page, click Samples.PosAppDash in the "breadcrumbs":


You can filter the data displayed in the dashboard using page-level or visualization-level text search or time-range filters.


With the above text search, the dashboard displays data only for Recreational Equipment Inc.


Click the x in the search box to clear the filter.

To try the time-range filter, click the filter icon at the top right of the scatter chart, select StartTime, and set the dialog as shown below.


Click Cancel to clear the filter.


When you are through exploring the dashboard, continue with Creating sources and caches using Source Preview.