Misc Tab

Alation Cloud Service Applies to Alation Cloud Service instances of Alation

Customer Managed Applies to customer-managed instances of Alation

The Misc tab has the following options:

  • Parser Logs: Prepare parser logs for download. You can download plaintext logs for your own review and encrypted logs to be sent to Alation.  This can be an important assist to the Alation team if an issue needs investigation.

  • Plot.ly Integration: A toggle to enable or disable Plot.ly integration. Plot.ly is a web-based data visualization tool that can be used to create and share plots from Alation query results.

  • Query Scheduling: A toggle to enable or disable Query Scheduling, which allows users to schedule automatic query runs at defined intervals.

  • Sidebar Reports Tile View: A toggle to enable or disable previews of a selection of reports in the Reports section of the sidebar.

  • Sidebar Keyboard Shortcuts: A toggle to enable or disable the sidebar keyboard shortcuts.

  • Archive processed QLI data: Archive processed Query Log Ingestion data to save disk space.