When analysts log in to Axon SIEM, the Main Dashboard is the first screen they see. The Main Dashboard provides an overview of their environment with customizable widgets, navigation on the left, and a search bar at the top.
Main Dashboard Sections
Many of the icons covered in this table are also included in Axon Icons, but may have a different function in the context of the Dashboard.
These icons are referenced by name throughout the user guide.
Click icons to navigate to other pages.
|Widgets||Widgets can be configured, moved, resized, and removed. Icons appear when you point to the widget.|
|Configure||Click icon to open configuration dialog box.|
|View Data||Click icon, and then click View Data. The widget's visualized search results are displayed in a new browser tab.|
Click icon, and then click Delete Widget.
Deleting a widget deletes any saved configuration. Deleted widgets that are re-added to the Dashboard must be re-configured.
|Resize||The icon is in the lower-right corner of the widget. Click and hold to resize widget.|
|Move||Point to the title bar of the widget, and the icon appears. Click and hold to move widget.|
Date and Time Picker
The date and time picker, located at the top-right corner of the Dashboard, allows you to determine the time period for which the dashboard displays results. By default, the dashboard shows results for the last 24 hours.
To adjust the date and time period for which the dashboard displays results, click the calendar icon in the top-right corner, and choose from the following options:
|Tab or Button||Description and Options|
This tab allows you to pick from a wide range of commonly used time selections, with ranges that cover minutes, hours, days, and months.
Some examples include results for the Last 24 hours, This day so far, This week so far, This year so far, and the Last 12 months.
|In the Last|
This tab allows you to select to display results for any number of seconds, minutes, hours, days, months, or years between 1 and 999.
For example, to see data from the last 64 hours on the dashboard, type in the number 64 and select Hours from the drop-list.
Values greater than 999 cause an error and cannot be saved.
This tab allows you to create a custom time and date range for which to display results on the dashboard.
Click the Start Date calendar icon and use the date picker to choose the date to begin displaying results from, and then click the Start Time clock icon and enter the time on that date from which to start displaying results.
Selecting a Start Date or Start Time in the future causes an error, and cannot be saved.
To choose the end date and time, repeat the above step with the End Date and End Time pickers.
Enter the time in the format HH:MM AM or HH:MM PM. Variations from this format cannot be saved.
|Clear||Click to remove any custom filter you've applied and revert to the default of Last 24 hours.|
|Cancel||Click to close the date and time picker without applying any changes.|
|Confirm||Click to apply your selected custom date and time range to the dashboard. The updated date and time is reflected next to the calendar icon at the top-right of the dashboard.|