# Formula Builder and Advanced Metrics

Ambition allows you to combine existing Metrics (even coming from different systems) into advanced Metrics, perfect for measuring ratios and aggregating activity.

How do I **enable** the Formula Builder Integration?

How do I **create Metrics** within the Formula Builder Integration?

## Enable the Formula Builder

1. Open the left navigation and click** Administration > Data > Integrations**.

2. Under **Available Integrations**, click the blue **Enable Integration** button in line with the Formula Builder Integration.

Once enabled, the Formula Builder will appear under Active Integrations at the top of the page.

3. Click the **Settings** button to enter the Formula Builder Integration.

## Create Formula Builder Metrics

1. To create a new Formula Metric, click on the **Add** tab found under Metric Library.

2. Complete the form by filling out the following fields:

### Basics

**Name:** What is this Formula Builder Metric tracking? Visible to end User.

**Description:** Visible to end User and very important for Formula Builder Metrics. Provide detail to assist in understanding the calculation.

### Logic

Use the Left and Right Type selectors to construct the Metric calculation needed.

**Left and Right Type:** Use the dropdown to select **Metric** or **Constant Number**.

*Note: Currently Activity and Objective Score cannot be utilized in the Formula Builder*

Select the basic math operator that needs to be applied.

### Optional Modifiers

**Multiplier:** Set a value that will multiply each generated value.*Ex: If you are wanting to convert a decimal value into a percentage set this to '100'*

**Minimum Value Threshold:** Optional, useful for preventing negative numbers. Sets a floor that the computed Metric cannot fall below.

**Maximum Value Threshold:** Optional, useful for preventing arbitrarily high numbers. Sets a ceiling that the computed Metric cannot rise above.

3. Click the green **Save** button.

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