Understanding the Usage Dashboard

The Usage Dashboard displays your Observe Compute Credit (OCC) usage on your instance.

The top section, Summary, displays cards for the following categories:

  • Credits Consumed - the overall number of credits used by the instance.

  • Daily Credit Usage by Kind - the number of credits consumed by a query type.

  • Credit Usage by Kind - the total number of credits used by each type of query.

  • Daily Active Users - the total number of users active on a daily basis.

  • Daily Storage Usage(compressed) - daily storage in compressed form in Terabytes.

  • Daily Bytes Ingested(uncompressed) - the quantity of data consumed daily by Observe.

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Figure 1 - Usage Dashboard Summary

The Detailed Query Credit Consumption section displays details about credits by user, time ranges, and data sets.

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Figure 2 - Detailed Query Credit Consumption

  • Daily Query Credits by User - displays the top users of query credits per day.

  • Daily Query Credits by Time Range - displays the peak time periods when queries occurred on your Observe instance.

  • Total Query Credits by User - displays the top users of query credits.

  • Total Query Credits by Time Range - displays the total number of query credits used over the past 30 days, 24 hours, or block of hours.

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Figure 3 - More Details on Query Credit Consumption

The next section of the Usage Dashboard displays additional details about query credit usage.

  • Daily Query Credits by Package - displays information about the packages using query credits daily.

  • Daily Query Credits by Dataset - displays information about the datasets using query credits daily.

  • Total Query Credits by Package - displays the total number of query credits consumed by a package.

  • Total Query Credits by Dataset - displays the total number of query credits consumed by a dataset.

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Figure 4 - Detailed Transform and Monitor Credit Consumption

On each card in the Usage Dashboard, you can select the More More icon icon, and choose one of the following options:

  • Open in worksheet - open the card in a worksheet

  • Content - displays the associated resources for the dashboard card if resources apply to the card.

If you choose Content, you can choose any of the following options:

  • Inspect resources

  • Open dataset

  • Open in worksheet

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Figure 5 - More content options

Note

If a dashboard card does not have associated resources, only Open in worksheet displays as an option.

This section displays information about your transform credit usage. Transforms occur during dataset acceleration and consume credits. When you configure a monitor, the monitor also consumes credits.

  • Daily Transform Credits By Package - displays the top packages using transform credits daily.

  • Daily Transform Credits by Dataset - displays the top datasets using transform credits daily.

  • Daily Monitor Credits by Monitor - displays the top monitors using monitor credits daily.

  • Total Transform Credits by Package - displays the total number of packages using transform credits.

  • Total Transform Credits by Dataset - displays the total number of datasets using transform credits.

  • Total Monitor Credits by Monitor - displays the total number of monitors using monitor credits.

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Figure 6 - Credit Usage Governor

The Credit Usage Governor section displays information about your current credit usage and allows you visibility into your credit limits.

Contact your Observe Data Engineer to enable this feature on your Observe instance.