Creating a CRD (collect report data) step

To create a CRD step, click Steps in the folders pane and click Selected > Create.

On the Create Step window:
  1. Select CRD.

    The CRD Step Properties window is displayed.

  2. Click the Options tab.
  3. To configure the data collection, select Data under Options categories.

    The Current data option pane is displayed.

  4. Under Data categories, select Accounting and Statistics.
  5. Specify which IFCIDs you want to collect.
  6. To specify the criteria for the data collection to stop, select Stop under Options categories.

    The Current stop conditions pane is displayed.

  7. In scenario 2, the database administrator wants to collect data between 11 a.m. and 12 noon. To specify this, select the Elapsed time check box and type a duration of one hour.
  8. Click OK to save the configuration of the CRD step.

Steps 2 to 5 are described in Scenario 2: Defining Accounting and Statistics reports using an existing input data set.