How to collect data from 1010data (Metric)

This article will show you how to create a Metric using a '1010data' plug-in as its Data Source. It assumes that you have already established connectivity to your 1010data server.

1. Access New > Metric

Provide the basic information required for creating a new metric:

  1. Specify this Metric's Measure.  If you do not see the measure that you want to use, scroll down to the bottom of the drop-down list and create  a new one by clicking Add New Measure
  2. Select the Measurement Interval that applies to your element
  3. Give the element a unique Name
  4. Optionally, assign a Category
  5. Click Next: define details to proceed with data collection

2. Adjust Metric Calculation block

  1. Select the 1010data plug-in serving as a Data Source for this Metric
  2. Set the Data Collection Trigger which is going to initiate updating information in a Metric
  3. Enter a Table Name that should serve as a basis for this Metric
  4. Complete the Macro Code fetch command in compliance with 1010data syntax
  5. Validate your Plug-in Command. If your statement is valid, the statement box is green; if there are any errors, the box is colored in red and errors will be explained in the field below.
  6. Collect Data and Enable and Publish

3. Metric should be displayed in the Viewer