Step 1 - Log in to your BrightGauge Account
If you haven’t created an account yet, go here to get started.
If you are logged in with a New Account:
From the account Overview page, click on the "Add a Datasource" button:
If you are logged in with an Existing Account:
Click on the "Data" menu at the top righthand corner of the screen, and select "Datasources" from the drop down menu:
Find the Datto REST datasource under "All" or under the appropriate category:
The correct datasource image will include the words "REST API":
Step 2 - Create an API key in Datto
Please follow these instructions to create your Public API Key and Private API Key that you will enter into BrightGauge.
Step 3 - Input Datto API Key
You'll now need to enter the appropriate information.
- Name: Name the datasource. This can be Datto REST or anything you'd like
- Public API key: Your Datto API public key.
- Private API Key: Your Datto API private key.
Step 4 - Test Connection
Make sure to test the connection. If successful, save the connection.
Once you’ve saved the connection then the datasets and gauges will be added to your account. You are now set!
Dashboards, reports, datasets, and gauges are added to your account after the datasource is saved. They start syncing immediately and typically complete syncing after 20-30 minutes. Deep linking is enabled automatically.
Your Default Dashboards
- BGS - Datto REST
- BGS - Datto REST Overview
Your Default Reports
- BGS - Datto REST Summary
For a list of all default gauges, please visit the "Gauges" section of your account, sort by the Datasource you'd like to see and select for Default.
If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask us at email@example.com.
- Device Statistics
- Agent Backup Statistics
- Asset Backups