This recipe provides step-by-step instructions for building a formatted table based on a SQL data source. It allows you to transform raw data into attractive and compelling information. This recipe utilizes the following items:
- The SQL for Confluence add-on, which comes in both Express and Pro editions, to query a SQL database to retrieve the data to be presented in the chart.
- The Cache for Confluence add-on to ensure the rendering of the page occurs as quickly as possible.
- The Macro Security for Confluence add-on to safeguard the page and the database it uses by ensuring that only Administrators can use the SQL macro.
It will take you approximately 10-12 minutes to complete this recipe. Jump to Step 5 to see a preview of the final result!