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Trend analysis

Oftentimes when analyzing our cloud usage, we're overwhelmed with so many data points that it becomes impossible to identify important trends. Trend Analysis helps you cut through the "noise" and isolate what is trending upward or downward in a single click.

Use forecasting in your Cloud Analytics reports by selecting the Trending Up or Trending Down options from the ML Features drop-down menu on the left-hand side of the report:

Using the Mann-Kendall algorithm, the trending feature removes "noise" from your Cloud Analytics reports and only shows trending Metrics (i.e. Cost or Usage) in your series.

Here's what the same report looks like with the Trending Up option selected:

See how it works in the video below.