Widgets on your dashboards can show up with some really ugly attribute names. They all take the form of ‘userAgentName = ‘blah’’, which doesn’t make it ideal for presentation. You can use
AS after any aggregator function to humanize this a bit and make it cleaner for display. This is great for presenting data to stakeholders who may not want or need to know about underlying data.
Another way to use AS is when you’ve [assigned a tag to a key transaction] (https://docs.newrelic.com/docs/apm/transactions/key-transactions/tagging-key-transactions). That way, you can make
%checkout% look better by using
A tip of the Nerd-Relic cap to Henry Shapiro, Insights Product Manager, for sharing this tip.