9.1 Users Management and RBAC

9.2 Authentication and Security

9.3 Data Management and Data Model Handling 

9.3.1 Storage

9.3.2 Retention

9.3.3 Export/Import 

Resource Management

Import Data

9.3.4 Working with Data Model
9.3.5 Data Extraction

9.4 Control Center

9.4.1 License Entitlements

9.5 Platform Settings

9.5.1 Definitions

9.5.2 Preferences

9.5.3 About

Data Source Management >

1. Introduction to vuSmartMaps™

2. Getting Started with vuSmartMaps™

3. Installing vuSmartMaps™

4. Configuring vuSmartMaps™

Observability Sources

Data Pipeline and Parser Configuration

Data Enrichment Techniques

Onboarding Applications and Business Journeys
Configuring RCABot and ML Models

Tuning Hyperparameters and Model Training

5. Observability Through vuSmartMaps™

Dashboards and Visualization 

Business and Operational Storyboard
RCA Storyboard

Alert Console and Correlation

Alerts and Notification

Rule-based and Dynamic threshold-based Alerts

Programmable Alerts

Notifications and Triggers

Alert Customization Notification

RCABot and ChatBot Interactions

Ved – Gen AI Bot

Comprehensive Reporting

Log Management and Analysis

Application Observability

Journey Observability

6. Understanding vuSmartMaps™

Platform Architecture and Key Services
Insights from Logs, Traces and Metrics
How domain-centric approach enables better RCA and ML insights?
Security and Compliance

7. Administering vuSmartMaps™

Dashboard Creation



Custom Panels

• UTM Visualization

• Matrix Visualization

• Insights

Alert Creation

Data Source Management

Report Generation

Data Onboarding and Instrumentation

Mobile Dashboard Configuration

9. Managing vuSmartMaps™

Users Management and RBAC

Authentication and Security

• Data Management and Data Model Handling 



• Export/Import 

• Resource Management

• Import Data

Working with Data Model
Data Extraction

• Control Center

License Entitlements

• Platform Settings




10. Glossary

11. Support and Troubleshooting

Data Source Management


The data sources enable you to interact with different databases and systems, making them versatile for your observability, and visualization. Each data source is equipped with a query editor tailored to the structure of the source, allowing you to formulate configurable queries efficiently.

vuSmartMaps™ in its current version supports the following three types of data sources:

  1. ElasticSearch
  2. PostgreSQL
  3. ClickHouse

Key Operations with Data Sources

After configuring a data source, you can leverage it for several operations, including:

  1. Querying Data with Explore: Interactively explore your data using the Explore feature. The query editor in Explore makes it easy to analyze trends and details simultaneously, presenting results both as a graph and a table.
  2. Visualizing Data in Dashboards: Create compelling visualizations in dashboards using the data retrieved from your configured data source. Panels serve as the fundamental building blocks for visual representations in vuSmartMaps.

Navigating through Data Sources

To manage data sources as an administrator, follow these steps:

  1. The Data Sources page can be accessed from the platform’s left navigation menu by navigating to Data Management > Data Source.

  2. Once on the landing page, you will find a comprehensive list of all the added data sources. This list serves as an overview of the available data sources within your vuSmartMaps instance.

  3. To expand your range of available data sources, use the Add new data source button. This initiates adding a new data source to your vuSmartMaps configuration.

    💡Note: Please refer here for more detailed steps on adding a new data source.
  4. For each data source listed, you have two primary options:
    1. Explore: This option allows you to interactively explore the data without creating a dashboard. It presents results both as a graph and a table for efficient analysis.

    2. Build a Dashboard: Use this option to construct dashboards by creating panels with visualizations based on the data from the selected data source.

      💡Note: For more details on creating dashboards using the configured data sources, please refer to the Dashboards section in the user guide.
  5. The Data Sources page provides search and sort functionalities, making it easy to locate specific data sources within the list. This feature ensures that administrators can efficiently manage and organize data sources based on their needs.

Further Reading

  1. Adding a new data source


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