Some time there is a requirement from client to highlight the usage of customization done in the form of Plugin assembly or a custom workflow. On several occasions, when Plugin is making a call to an external Web client, they may also like to monitor the number of such calls or the number of times it was successful or failure.
Microsoft Dynamics have added an internal entity “Plug-in Type Statistics”. It could be seen in the advanced find filter. Mentioned below is a sample screenshot of what information in presents
As shown in the above example, Assembly name, execution count, failure count, failure percent etc are some of the information that is available.
The same view can also be embedded in a chart or a dashboard for better visualization.