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Time Series

Time series are sets of numeric data associated with timestamps and ordered by time. The studio interface allows you to edit, query and index time series data, as well as view it as list of entries or as a graph.

Document View

NoSQL Database Time Series - Document Time Series


1. To view a documents' time series, go to its page and click the time series tab on the right.
2. Allows you to create a new time series, see more below.
3. Allows you to view the time series data.


1. Displays the time series':

  • Name
  • The number of entries it contains
  • The range of time from the first to the last entry in the time series

Create new Time Series (by Creating a First Entry)

NoSQL Database Time Series - New Entry

A time series must contain at least one entry when it is created (and a time series is deleted when all of its entries are deleted).
1. Create the new time series' name.
2. Select a timestamp for the new entry.
3. Create an optional tag.
4. Specify one or more numerical values.

Time Series View

NoSQL DB Time Series - Time Series View

1. Create a new entry to add to this time series.
2. Delete all entries from a specified range of time.

Displays the time series entrys':

  • Timestamp
  • The numerical data: between 1 and 32 double values.
  • Optional tag string

Editing an Entry

NoSQL Database Time Series - Entry

1. Edit the optional tag.
2. Edit a numerical value.
3. Add another value (up to 32).
4. Delete value.

Deleting a Range of Entries

NoSQL DB Time Series - Delete Range

To specify a range of time series entries:
1. Select the first entry's timestamp as the start of the range.
2. Specify a time value for the start of the range. Opens the menu shown below.
3. Select the last entry's timestamp as the start of the range.

NoSQL Database Time Series - Delete Range

Querying Time Series

NoSQL DB Time Series - Time Series Query

1. A simple query for all time series in the collection Companies and the name StockPrice. 2. A list of time series that satisfy the query, with:

  • The ID of the associated document.
  • Number of entries and time range.

1. Run the query.
2. Go to this series' time series view, discussed above.
3. Go to graph view, shown below.

Graphical View

NoSQL Database Time Series - Graph

1. Toggle a certain value in the graph.
2. Hover your mouse over the graph to view the data of one particular entry.
3. This bottom display shows the entire time series. Drag and resize the pink box to select the range of time displayed in the main graph above.

1. A legend for the different lines by their color and their corresponding value's place in the entry's list of values.
2. A hint box the appears when you hover your mouse over the graph, listing the values of that entry.