Visual KPI Manuals and Documentation
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The Getting Started with Visual KPI Guide provides a quick overview of Visual KPI and its components. Also included is a list of the newest features in the current release of Visual KPI.
Visual KPI allows you to easily and quickly define your composite KPIs and make them available to your mobile users. This section defines the basic data structures used in building your composite KPIs and Scorecards, and provides background information on the features available for use when defining your KPI data.
The Visual KPI Installation Guide provides instructions for installing the Visual KPI Server and Visual KPI Designer. Prior to installing Visual KPI, review the Pre-Installation Notes section, and execute the pre-installation steps required for your target operating system.
The Visual KPI Administrator's Guide provides instructions for administering Visual KPI Server. Instructions for using the Visual KPI Server Manager and the Alert Server and included in this guide. Instructions for implementing security within the Visual KPI Server are included.
The Visual KPI Interfaces Guide provides instructions for installing and using the Visual KPI Interfaces. A Visual KPI Interface defines how to retrieve data from a non-Visual KPI system. If the system is external to the Visual KPI Server, credentials may be required to access the system. You can specify the credentials when defining the Interfaces.
The Visual KPI Designer User's Guide provides instructions for using the Visual KPI Designer. The Visual KPI Designer uses Microsoft Excel as the front-end for defining KPIs, Scorecards and Views. The Visual KPI Designer also allows you to configure the look and feel of your Visual KPI web site.
The Visual KPI Mobile User's Guide provides instructions for working with each of the Visual KPI website pages. The Visual KPI website allows you to track your composite KPIs, from anywhere, as long as you have Internet access. The website is accessible and viewable via many mobile devices, as well as the standard desktop machine.
The Visual KPI AF Integration Server Guide is a downloadable document that provides instructions for working integrating with OSIsoft's PI AF asset database. This gives you the ability to use PI AF as not only a data source, but a source of master configuration data in place of (or in concert with) the Visual KPI Designer. Includes a detailed reference of AF keywords and how they relate to Visual KPI.