configuring Master Detail Analysis

An Analysis within BICS can utilize Master Detail linking. This allows to update a second Table or Graph based on a click within the Master Report. The below example shows this for the OOTB Sample Dashboard:


Once a user clicks into the Master Report (Step 1) the linked Analysis are also updated to reflect the context of the clicked figure (Step 2 +3). This can be configured by sending an event from the Measure column of the Master Report to the receiving Graph (Step 2) and receiving Table (Step 3) of the receiving Analysis.

On the Master Report, the Measure needs to send the event on a specific “channel”:


While the receiving Report Graph and Table need to be configured to listen on the respective “channel”:


This also requires to expose the linked columns as Graph or Tables Prompts:


Otherwise, the data will not be restricted on the linked Analysis!

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