Standard dashboard widgets - Security Center 5.9

Security Center User Guide 5.9

Applies to
Security Center 5.9
Last updated
2021-06-16
Content type
Guides > User guides
Language
English (United States)
Product line
Security Center unified platform > Security Center
Version
5.9

A collection of standard widgets is included with Security Center.

The following widgets are available:

Name Widget icon Description Required privileges
Alarm count


Counts the number of alarms that are active, under investigation, or that require acknowledgment. You can configure the widget to change color based on the alarm count. None
Image


Displays static images in the following formats:
  • .jpg
  • .jpeg
  • .gif
  • .png
  • .bmp
None
Monitoring


Displays the live report of events or alarms selected for monitoring. You can switch between monitoring events and alarms if the Allow display mode toggle option is selected. The same commands available in the Monitoring task when alarm monitoring is enabled are available in the widget. None
Text


Displays text. None
Tile


Displays any entity that can be shown in a Security Center tile.1 None2
Web page


Displays web pages. View web pages
Charts


Displays a selected report visually.3 View charts4
Entity count


Counts the number of entities of the selected type. None
Result count


Counts the number of results in a selected report.2 None4
Top results


Displays the top results from a selected report.3 None4
Archivers


Displays Archiver role statistics. Archiver statistics
Availability


Displays system availability statistics. Health history
Camera Integrity Monitor

Displays the tampering status for cameras configured for camera integrity monitoring, and can trigger an update for their associated thumbnail and data model. Reset Camera Integrity Monitor
Connections


Counts the number and type of users connected to the system. None
Hardware status


Displays the hardware status of selected devices. None
Health events


Displays system health events. Health history
Role status


Displays the status of selected roles. View role properties
Security score


Displays your system security score.5 View security widget

1 You can also add an entity to your dashboard from the Monitoring task by right-clicking the associated tile and selecting Add to dashboard.

2 Specific entities might require their own privileges.

3 Only reports saved as public tasks are supported. You can also add a report to your dashboard by selecting Add to dashboard in the associated reporting task in Security Desk.

4 Specific reports might require their own privileges.

5 For more information, see How the Security score widget works.