Dashboards for BigQuery

Metabase makes it easy for everyone to build a dashboard for BigQuery.

What’s a BigQuery dashboard?

A BigQuery dashboard collects and visualizes your most important metrics in one easy-to-understand format.

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Why build a dashboard for BigQuery?

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Everything in one place

Get everyone on the same page by collecting your most important metrics into a single view.

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Share your perspective

Take your data wherever it needs to go by embedding it in your internal wikis, websites, and content.

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Unlock exploration

Empower your team to measure their own progress and explore new paths to achieve their goals.

What should I track on my dashboard for BigQuery?

Every team is different, but sometimes it helps to start with some examples. Here are our top 8 BigQuery metrics to start tracking on your dashboards.

Top 8 metrics to track on a BigQuery dashboard

  • Number of in flight jobs
  • Queries in flight
  • Average of query execution times
  • Sum of Squared Deviation for query execution times
  • Number of scanned bytes
  • Scanned bytes billed
  • Number of BigQuery slots currently allocated for project

How to use Metabase to build BigQuery dashboards

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Step 1.
Skip the custom quote

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Step 2.
Plugin your database

We connect to the most popular production databases and data warehouses.

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Step 3.
Build your dashboards

Invite your team and start building dashboards—no SQL required.

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