Reports are generated from the data that is derived from the TrueSight Network Automation database.
TrueSight Network Automation Reporting provides the following types of reports:
- Out-of-the-box reports: These reports are delivered with Network Automation Reporting. You can use these reports as is or customize them according to your requirements.
- Custom reports: These reports are model-based reports in which the data, presentation type (chart or table), filter criteria, data items to display, and data grouping and sorting are all customizable.
Overview of out-of the box reports
The following table provides an overview of the out-of-the-box reports available in Network Automation Reporting.
|Action Activity Reports||Provide detailed and summary information about the activities that are associated with device-related actions in your networking environment.|
|Change Tracking Reports|
Provide detailed and summary information about the configuration changes happened in the devices in your networking environment.
|Compliance Reports||Provide overview and detailed information about the compliance data associated with the devices in your networking environment.|
|Configuration Drift Reports||Provide detailed and summary information about device drifts (for example, a discrepancy from the trusted configuration) in your networking environment.|
Provide detailed and summary inventory information about devices in your networking environment.
|Source of Change Reports||Provide detailed and summary information about the internal and external changes made in your networking environment.|
|Key Performance Indicator (KPI) Reports||Include multiple reports with data related to productivity, compliance, and maturity in your network environment.|
Reporting in multi-site deployments
TrueSight Network Automation Reporting can aggregate data across multiple Network Automation sites. In case of multiple sites, report authors might need to report on a subset of sites or allow report viewers to filter report results by site. Users with the Global Report Administrator role can view data for all the sites in a multi-site deployment. Other users can view data only for the site to which their role has access.
Overview of the TrueSight Network Automation - Data Warehouse console
The TrueSight Network Automation - Data Warehouse console enable you to view the ETL status and launch the TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform console, which you can use to run and manage your reports. For instructions on launching the console for viewing the ETL status, see Launching the TrueSight Network Automation - Data Warehouse console as an administrator. For instructions on launching Smart Reporting - Platform for running and managing reports, see Launching TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform as a reporting user.
Where to go from here
See the following topics to perform various reports related tasks:
|Running out-of-the-box reports|
Launch the Smart Reporting - Platform console and run out-of-the-box reports.
|Adding dynamic fields to the data warehouse|
Add dynamic fields to the data warehouse for reporting purpose.
|Adding dynamic fields to TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform views|
If required, run a task to add dynamic fields to the Smart Reporting - Platform views.
|Customizing out-of-the-box reports||Use out-of-the-box reports as a reference and customize them according to your environment.|
|Creating custom reports||Create reports from scratch using the Drag and drop, and Freehand SQL methods.|
|Exporting, sharing, and |
For instructions on exporting, sharing, and broadcasting, see (version 20.02) or (version 19.3) in the Smart Reporting - Platform documentation.