Advanced KPIs Properties in BSC Designer Online

Use advanced functions for KPIs: specify update interval, define values grouping, change value inheritance and stop-lights properties.

Customize Columns of KPI Table

Customize Columns setting in KPI table

Use the Columns setting in BSC Designer to customize columns of the KPI table according to your needs.

  1. Open any scorecard
  2. Select the Columns command in the Tools menu
  3. Select columns to display

Update Interval

For any KPI on the scorecard an update interval can be adjusted:

  1. Select a KPI
  2. Click Values Editor
  3. Find Update interval type settings:
  4. Select required update interval and click OK

Practical tips:

Value Inheritance

Value inheritance defines whether the software will use previous values for the new dates, or if it will use only entered values.

For example: there is a value of 21% for a KPI for September 1. Then user selects September 5th in the calendar.

To adjust inheritance settings:

Data Grouping

BSC Designer allows grouping data by time periods.

The way the software groups the data is defined individually for each indicator via the Group by option. To adjust the Group by option:

  1. Select an indicator
  2. Click onto the Values Editor button on the toolbar
  3. Use the Group by drop list.