A Spinner displays the current level of activity for a statistic that is not directional. As the load increases, so too does the speed of the spin. If the statistic represented by the flow crosses another threshold, the spinner may change color. The combination of movement and color makes it easy to spot congested areas.
A range of values for a metric. If the metric falls within this range, Foglight for Azure SQL Database checks the threshold's severity to determine how to behave. For example, the component that represents this metric might change color.