Program Options - Report Data
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This dialog controls how the storage of data is
handled in the WhatsUp Gold database. This data is used to populate
the various performance reports available in the application.
- . This is data that is gathered during each reporting
interval configured through Device Properties - Performance Monitors.
Until the raw data is rolled up, it takes up one row per poll in
the database, and cannot be deleted from the database. When the raw
data is rolled up, it is consolidated into one row per hour, and
the other rows are deleted. It is recommended to set this value as
low as possible, to avoid database overgrowth. Select the number of
days and/or hours in the time boxes.
- . Once the hourly data is rolled up to daily
data, the hourly entries are deleted from the database. The number
in the hourly data box must be greater than the number of raw data
- . When daily data expires, it will be deleted
permanently from the database. The number in the daily box must be
greater than the number of hourly data days.
- . Select the number of days you want to keep Active
Monitor state change data in your database. This is historical data
that shows when devices changed state during the monitoring of your
- . Select the number of days you want to keep
Passive Monitor data in your database. This is data gathered by the
Passive Monitors associated to your devices.