Building Prometheus Dashboards in Business Central

Dashbuilder is the project part of the Business Central suite responsible for dashboards and data sets. It can read data from multiple types of data set sources, including CSV, SQL, ElasticSearch, and Kie Server or you can create your own source of data using Java programming language. In jBPM 7.50.0 Final, we introduced a newRead more →

Dashbuilder External Components Javascript API

External Components were introduced in Developing Custom Components for Dashbuilder post. At that point, if your component wants to consume Dashbuilder data, it has to manually handle the messages coming from Dashbuilder (DB) to build our component. As the library components grew, we wanted to avoid repeating code like model class definition and the windowRead more →

Heatmap Component for Business Central and jBPM

For a long time, Business Central has Dashboards capabilities to build reports from process execution data. Recently with the addition of external components, it is also possible to create any visual representation for the dataset coming from Business Central. In this post, we will discuss a new category of visual components added in jBPM 7.48.0 Final:Read more →

Dashbuilder External Components Javascript API

External Components were introduced in Developing Custom Components for Dashbuilder post. At that point, if your component wants to consume Dashbuilder data, it has to manually handle the messages coming from Dashbuilder (DB) to build our component. As the library components grew, we wanted to avoid repeating code like model class definition and the windowRead more →

Queries for Building Kie Server Dashboards

Business Central is a great tool to create Dashboards as presented in KieLive#8 Authoring Dashboards in Business Central. In that video, datasets were mentioned, but there was no example of Kie Server datasets. In this post, we describe how to create Kie Server datasets and share some useful queries to create datasets for business dashboards.Read more →

Automatically Deploy Dashboards from BC on Dashbuilder Runtime

Business Central is a tool to author and manage assets like processes, human tasks, and much more. It is also a great tool to explore data and display them in any way you want. With Dashbuilder Runtime (DB), we introduced a web application that can run any dashboard exported from Business Central. Dashboards in Business Central BeforeRead more →

Dashbuilder Runtime Demos

Recently, we shared all the improvements that were made to Dashbuilder in a series of blog posts: Introducing Dashbuilder Runtime Gradual Export Dashboards from Business Central Multi Dashboards support in Dashbuilder Runtime Dashbuilder Runtime Embedded Mode Developing Custom Components for Dashbuilder My colleague Manaswini Das also shared some custom components created by her on this blog post: New improvementsRead more →

Gradual Export Dashboards from Business Central

Business Central (BC) is a complete application where you can control the full cycle of Business Automation: since authoring until monitoring. Inside BC, monitoring is done by a tool called Dashbuilder (DB) and it allows you to create dashboards and run it inside Business Central or in Dashbuilder Runtimes. Since BC 7.25 release, it isRead more →

Developing Custom Components for Dashbuilder

Dashbuilder is the component of Business Central that allows users to create pages and dashboards. Pages are made of small components that can show data, they are so-called displayers. By default dashbuilder provides multiple displayers that users can drag to pages, for instance: In Business Central 7.43, we introduced a new way of displaying dataRead more →

Dashbuilder Runtime Embedded Mode

Dashbuilder Runtime (DB) allows you to run your dashboards in a cloud-ready web application. Since jBPM 7.40 users can access their dashboards by logging directly into DB or they can bring dashboards to their application by using the improved embedded mode. With embedded mode Dashbuilder Runtime can be part of users’ own application. The REST APIRead more →