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Kibana Essentials

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Kibana Essentials

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Kibana Essentials
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Steps for designing visualization

To create a new visualization, we follow a step-by-step process that can be initiated by clicking on the Visualize tab, which is the second tab at the top of the page.


If you are already creating a visualization, you can create a new visualization by clicking on the New Visualization button , which is present in the toolbar just to the right of the search bar.

Step 1 – selecting a visualization type

It lists the different visualization types with an option to select any one of the following:

Area Chart

Use Area Charts to visualize the total contribution of several different series. The areas can be displayed as stacked, overlap, percentage, wiggle, or silhouette.

Data Table

Use Data Tables to display tables of aggregated data stored in Elasticsearch.

Line Chart

Use Line Charts to display the aggregated data in the form of lines. The lines can be displayed on a scale of linear, log, or square root.

Markdown widget

Use Markdown widget to display...