Timeline

Timeline

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Using timelines

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Learn how to visualize data with a timeline.

What timelines visualize

A timeline visualization shows activity time intervals and discrete events for a resource set. Activity for each resource appears in a separate timeline lane.

If an activity start time and duration are available for a particular resource, the timeline shows a duration interval as a horizontal bar in the lane. If only the start time is available, the timeline shows a circle at that time.


Use case examples

  • Network activity
  • Environmental activity, such as weather or earthquakes
  • Call center activity


Data for timelines

Use data that lets you infer activity start and end times or start times and durations.

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Timeline installation

This documentation applies to the following versions of Timeline: 1.0.0, 1.0.1, 1.1.0, 1.2.0, 1.3.0, 1.4.0


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