Calendar Heat Map

Calendar Heat Map

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Simple XML for calendar heat maps

Custom visualizations use a namespaced syntax for Simple XML. Specific visualization properties are appended to the app and visualization context.


Add a calendar heat map to a dashboard panel

You can add a calendar heat map to a dashboard panel using Simple XML. Use this syntax to specify the app and visualization context.

<viz type="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap">
</viz>


Configure calendar heat map properties

To configure a calendar heat map property, append any of the following property names to this context.

<option name=
    "calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.[property_name]">[property_value]
</option>
Option name Accepted values Default Example
cellPadding Any number between 0-10 2
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.cellPadding">5
</option>
cellSize Any number between 2-30. 10
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.cellSize">20
</option>
cellStyle [ square | circle ] square
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.cellStyle">circle
</option>
legendType [ independent | uniform ] independent
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.legendType">uniform
</option>
maxColor Any valid CSS color string. #269489
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.maxColor">#dae667
</option>
minColor Any valid CSS color string. #dae667
<option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.minColor">
#269489
</option>
numOfBins Any number from 3-9 6
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.numOfBins">3
</option>
showLegend [ true | false ] true
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.showLegend">false
</option>
splitMonths [ true | false ] true
<option name=
"calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.splitMonths">false
</option>


Example Simple XML source

Here is an example calendar heat map dashboard panel

[...]
    <panel>
      <title>My example panel</title>
      <viz type="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap">
        <search>
          <query>| inputlookup host_mins.csv | eval _time=strptime(time,"%m/%d/%Y %H:%M") | timechart span=1m sum(value)</query>
          <earliest>1451635200</earliest>
          <latest>1451660400</latest>
        </search>
        <option name="height">260</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.cellPadding">2</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.cellSize">10</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.cellStyle">square</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.legendType">independent</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.maxColor">#269489</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.minColor">#dae667</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.numOfBins">5</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.showLegend">true</option>
        <option name="calendar_heatmap_app.calendar_heatmap.splitMonths">false</option>
      </viz>
    </panel>

[...]
Last modified on 12 August, 2016
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Release notes

This documentation applies to the following versions of Calendar Heat Map: 1.0.0, 1.1.0, 1.2.0, 1.3.0, 1.4.0


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