Composition Dashboard

This solution extends the functionality of the product ConceptDraw PRO v9.

Composition Dashboard uses a single screen to integrate the Composition Charts and Indicators as Pie Charts, Divided Bar Charts, Double Divided Bar Charts, Horizontal Divided Bar Indicator, Vertical Divided Bar Indicator and Mini Pie Chart Indicator.


The samples you see on this page were obtained by connecting a sample data source to templates from the Composition Dashboard solution, to demonstrate some of the solution's capabilities and the results you can achieve.

These documents are vector graphic documents, created in ConceptDraw PRO using ConceptDraw Live Objects technology. They are available for reviewing and modifying from the ConceptDraw Solution Park. The Composition Dashboard Solution is available for all ConceptDraw PRO v9.5 users.

You can download sample data sources for all dashboards to see how changes made to data effect dashboard appearance.

Example 1: Composition Dashboard — Website Dashboard

This sample was created in ConceptDraw PRO using the Composition Dashboard solution, and demonstrates the solution's capabilities and the results you can achieve using this solution. All the charts on this page change automatically when the data source changes.

This website performance dashboard contains three pie charts and one double divided bar chart. The pie charts show the percentage composition of feedback, traffic sources and daily visitors by countries. The double divided bar chart shows the percentage composition of traffic from social networks in the last and current year.

Composition Dashboard — Website Dashboard



Meet ConceptDraw Visual Dashboards

What I need to get started

ConceptDraw PRO v9 and the Composition Dashboard solution found in the Visual Dashboard Area of ConceptDraw Solution Park are all you need to get started. Make sure both are installed on your computer.

How to install

Download and install ConceptDraw Solution Browser and ConceptDraw PRO. Next install the “Composition Dashboard” solution using Solution Browser.

Start using

What is Composition Dashboard?

Composition Dashboard uses a single screen to integrate the Composition Charts and Indicators as
  • Pie Charts
  • Divided Bar Charts
  • Double Divided Bar Charts
  • Horizontal Divided Bar Indicator
  • Two Columns Indicator
  • Vertical Divided Bar Indicator
  • Mini Pie Chart Indicator

The libraries Composition Charts and Composition Indicators consist of Live Objects, the special shapes that can change their appearance depending on the external data.

Why to use Composition Charts and Indicators?

Each Composition Chart or Indicator displays your source data to visually communicate Composition Comparison.

Composition Comparison includes three tasks comparison of a percentage of:

  • each component to the total,
  • the components within a single total,
  • the components between a few totals.

You can include Composition Charts and Indicators into your business or technical dashboards to visually communicate the relationship among the components of each total, and to compare the components of a few totals.

Composition Comparison

«In a component comparison, we are interested primarily in showing the size of each part as a percentage of the total.<…> Any time your message contains words such as share, percentage of total, accounted for X percent, you can be sure you’re dealing with a component comparison.»

Gene Zelazny
Say It With Charts: The Executive's Guide to Visual Communication
4th Edition
McGraw-Hill | 2001. P. 21.

To visualize Composition Comparison you can use Pie and Donut Charts and Indicators, Bar and Stacked Column Charts, and Divided Bar Charts and Indicators.