Selecting Overview → Analytics → Switch Analytics → Reports displays the Reports dashboard. The Reports tab is highlighted.


If Reports have not previously been configured, you can use the dashboard to set up the Report settings.



Note: The UNUM Reports feature requires the UNUM-RPRT-LIC Pluribus UNUM add-on reporting license be installed. Please refer to the UNUM License Management section.




Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Configuration Dashboard


To setup an email Report, click the Email Setting switch to enable the email service and enter the requisite information for the email server you wish to use.


Enter the type of email Supported Service you want to use.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Email Server Configuration Email Service


Select Others to use your own email server or service provider or choose from Google Gmail or Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) providers.


In the following example the SMTP service provider server information is entered along with the service port and SSL encryption. You must provide the senders email and check Enable Password when your email service provider requires it. Enter your Password and Admin Email. Click Save to setup the email service.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Email Server Settings


The system will return a message indicating a successful email server configuration.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Email Server Successful Configuration


Continue the Reports configuration by setting up your time zone using Time zone Settings. Begin typing in the Time zone box until the desired time zone is presented. Click Save to setup the time zone.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Time Zone Setting


The system will return a message indicating a successful time zone configuration.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Time Zone Successfully Configured


You can enter a logo to include in the email Report by selecting Other Settings.  Upload the desired image in .PNG format using Select Image.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Other Settings


Click Save to complete the Reports configuration. You can use Change to upload a different image or Remove to delete the logo.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Other Settings Logo


The system will return a message indicating a successful logo save.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Logo Successfully Saved


To delete the logo after it has been saved, use the Reset button.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Delete Logo


The system will return a message indicating the saved logo has been removed.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Logo Successfully Deleted


Report configuration changes are made using the Cog icon. You can Schedule a Report by clicking on the Home icon.


To schedule a report click +Schedule a Report. If there are no existing Reports the following dashboard will be displayed.


Switch Analytics Notifications Reports Dashboard


To schedule a report click +Schedule a Report.


Switch Analytics Notification Schedule Reports Configuration Dashboard


Report Details


The following parameters are required to setup a Report:


  • Schedule Report Name – Name for the Report
  • Select Type – Type of Report derived from a Dashboard or from Search criteria
    • Dashboard or Search
  • Select Dashboard – Dashboard used in Report
    • Dashboard
      • Server Flow
      • Custom-Insights
      • Top Talkers – Top Clients by Connections – Aggregation
      • Top Talkers – Top Clients by Connections
      • Port – Dashboard
      • Capacity – Weekly
      • Client Flow
      • Top Talkers – Top Clients by Bytes
  • Select Search – Search data used in Report
    • Search
      • Insight – Details
      • FlowDrill – Standard
      • Full Data Table
      • Custom Insight – Details
      • Port – Detail Data
  • Select Filter
  • Select Format – Report Format in PDF, PNG, Inline PNG or Excel
  • Include Report Type – None or Excel
  • Folder Path –  Directory path


Once the requisite information is added click Next to continue.


Layout Details


Specify the settings for the Report layout by choosing the Font Family, Page Size, Page Orientation and whether to include a logo. The Default Logo is the logo previously uploaded in the configuration setting. A Custom Logo may be used by selecting Custom Logo and uploading the desired logo. If no logo is required, click No Logo. Use Smart Layout to allow the system to format the Report in an optimal layout.


Switch Analytics Notification Schedule Reports Configuration Layout Details


Once the requisite information is added click Next to continue.


Schedule Details


Specify the settings for the Report schedule by choosing the Frequent Type, Time Window either Quick or Relative, Schedule Frequency Time in terms of sending the Report Every x hour within a 24-hour period, entering the desired From period ranging from Last 15 Minutes to Previous Year and selecting a Start Time.


Switch Analytics Notification Schedule Reports Configuration Schedule Details


Once the desired timing information is added click Next to continue.


Email Details


Specify the settings for the Report email details by choosing the Merge Parameter Name, Parameter Value, the Subject name for the Report. You can customize a message to be included with the email. Enter the name or distribution list for the Report using Email To: and include any additional cc’s using Email CC:.


Switch Analytics Notification Schedule Reports Configuration Email Details


You can send the Report immediately by clicking Mail Now.


Once the email information is added click Save to save the Report. The Report is added to the Scheduled Reports dashboard with information pertaining to the Report.


Switch Analytics Notification Reports Dashboard



Additional Reports are added to the dashboard by clicking +Schedule a Report.


UNUM Switch Analytics Reports is based on Skedler Reports.

Additional information on the use and configuration of Schedule Reports can be found at: Skedler User Guide.