You can create a new
report definition or modify the existing report definition and save it as a new
one. To do so, right-click a stock report definition and select
As, or edit a stock report definition and select
As. Save the report definition with a new name and you can then
You cannot rename
a Stock Report Definition.
You can delete a
stock report definition
only if you
have the user role of a
Definition Designer, and also have
WRITE permissions to that specific report
If you have a
premium license, the list contains all stock report definitions and any custom
report definitions that have been created.
Create or Edit
reside in the
Definitions drawer in the left pane. You can create folders to
categorize report definitions.
are based on the query type used in them. The query types are listed here:
Query—This is a simple database query which is widely used in most of the
report definitions. To configure a report definition using database query, see
Create a Report Definition of Type Database.
Block—This is a block of queries that are written to pull specific data. To
configure a report definition using anonymous block, see
Create a Report Definition of Type Anonymous Block.
Procedure—This is a predefined procedure written to get specific data. To
configure a report definition using a stored procedure, see
Create a Report Definition of Type Stored Procedure.
Streaming—This is a special query used to get data from streaming data source
that push data in real time. To configure a report definition for real-time
Create a Report Definition of Type Real Time Streaming.
This page opens
when you create a new Report Definition and when you right-click an existing
Report Definition and select
Edit. This page provides a list of default
A change to a
Report Definition affects all reports that use it.
Tabs on this page
are Data Source, Fields, Parameters (used for Anonymous Blocks and Stored
, and Properties.
formats depend on the data type of the field as set in Edit Field Properties.
For example, for numeric values the drop-down menu offers possible display
formats for numeric values. Selecting (Custom) from this list applies the
format string supplied in the Custom Format String to the value returned. The
custom formats supported are as follows:
String data type: Adds
a string before the string value. For example, if there is a String field
where it lists the name of the doctors and if you want to append
the doctors' names in the report, then use
format for this field and enter the value
resulting report displays all names as
Decimal data type:
Unified Intelligence Center supports decimal data formatting in accordance with
the Java decimal formatting rules.
table lists a few examples of custom formats. The # symbol indicates a digit or
nothing if there is no digit present. The digit shows a digit or 0 if there is
no digit present:
If you have an
existing Unified Intelligence Center report definition XML file, you can import
it into the application and then customize it.
Ensure that the
data source that is used by the report definition being imported is configured
in Unified Intelligence Center. Also, if the report definition has any value
lists defined, ensure that the data source that is being used by the value
lists is also defined in Unified Intelligence Center.
steps describe how to import an existing Unified Intelligence Center report
Definitions drawer in the left pane.
the folder where you want to import the report definition.
To create a
subfolder, navigate to the appropriate folder, right-click on the folder, and
Name (XML File) field, click
select the XML file.
Browse to and
select the report definition xml file, and click
for ReportDefinition drop-down list, select the data source used by the
for ValueList drop-down list, select the data source used by the value
lists defined in the report definition.
You have to
select a data source for the value list only if it does not use the same data
source as the report definition. For report definitions of Real Time Streaming,
it is mandatory to select a data source for the Value Lists.
field, browse to the folder where you want to place the imported report
definition. Use the arrows to expand the folders.