Insights

Configure the Insights that matter for your groups to explore data such as triage hygiene, issues created/closed per a given period, average time for merge requests to be merged and much more.

Insights example stacked bar chart

View your group’s Insights

To access your group’s Insights:

  1. On the top bar, select Menu > Groups and find your group.
  2. On the left sidebar, select Analytics > Insights.

Configure your Insights

  1. On the top bar, select Menu > Groups and find your group.
  2. On the left sidebar, select Settings > General.
  3. Expand Insights.
  4. Choose the project that contains your .gitlab/insights.yml configuration file:

group insights configuration

If no configuration was set, a default configuration file is used.

See the project’s Insights documentation for details about the .gitlab/insights.yml configuration file.

Permissions

If you have access to view a group, then you have access to view their Insights.

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Issues or merge requests that you don’t have access to (because you don’t have access to the project they belong to, or because they are confidential) are filtered out of the Insights charts.

You may also consult the group permissions table.