This guide has information about Sumo Logic metrics query operators and how to run metrics queries.
In this section, we'll introduce the following concepts:
📄️ Metrics Explorer
Learn how to use the Metrics Explorer to query your metrics.
📄️ Map Charts
A map chart visualizes metric query results by geographic location.
📄️ Heat Maps
A heat map chart visualizes the count of data points returned by a metrics query within specified value ranges over time intervals of a specified duration.
📄️ Funnel Chart
A funnel chart visualizes the status of a process with sequential steps.
📄️ Metric Query Autocomplete
The Metrics Explorer provides an autocomplete dropdown dialog that offers suggestions to make query writing easier.
📄️ Using Comments in Queries
In the Metrics Explorer, in Advanced Mode you can add comments to a metrics query and comment out portions of the query by using comment formatting.
📄️ Metric Aggregation Tips
When you run a metrics query that returns high cardinality results, the Metrics Explorer displays a tip for how to use an aggregation clause to produce more readable results. An aggregation tip is displayed for a query based on the cardinality of the query. It is presented when a query’s cardinality exceeds these thresholds:
📄️ Error Messages
Explanation of warning and error messages from Sumo Logic Metric Query, and .
📄️ Share a Metric Query
Share a saved or unsaved metric query.
📄️ Metrics - Classic (Legacy)
See information about the Classic metrics UI.