The Density widget displays the density breakdown in charts for the past seven days for a specific resource.

The Density widget produces a graph depicting the concentration of objects in a particular state as a percentage. It compares the ideal consolidation ratio to the actual consolidation ratio. States that are displayed are Unknown state, Critical state, Immediate state, Warning state, and Normal state.

The Density widget configuration options are used to customize each instance of the widget that you add to your dashboards.

Where You Find the Density Widget

The widget might be included on any of your custom dashboards. In the left pane, click Home to see your configured dashboards.

The data that appears in the widget depends on how you configured it. To configure the widget, click the Edit icon on the title bar to configure the settings.

To configure a widget, click the Edit icon on the widget title bar.

Option

Description

Title

Enter a custom title that identifies this widget from other instances that are based on the same widget template.

Refresh Content

Enable or disable the automatic refreshing of the data in this widget.

If not enabled, the widget is updated only when the dashboard is opened or when you click the Refresh button on the widget in the dashboard.

Refresh Interval

If you enable the Refresh Content option, specify how often to refresh the data in this widget .

Self Provider

Indicates whether the objects for which data appears in the widget are defined in the widget or provided by another widget.

  • On. You define the objects for which data appears in the widget.

  • Off. You configure other widgets to provide the objects to the widget using the dashboard widget interactions options.

Selected Object

Object that is the basis for the widget data.

Object List

List of objects in your environment that you can search or sort by column so that you can locate the object on which you are basing the data that appears in the widget.

If you select an object in the list, the object becomes the selected object for the widget.