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Static Data Source 2.2.0

· Updated on March 30, 2023
Mikhail Volkov

We released a new version of Static Data Source 2.2.0. This maintenance release

  • Added examples for Node Graph, Base64, Pie Chart, and Logs panels in Documentation.
  • Updated Variable replacement to support Scoped Variables.
  • Updated to the latest Grafana 9.4.7 toolkit and workflows.
Grafana Catalog

The plugin was updated in Grafana Catalog on March 29, 2023.

Half a Million downloads

The Static Data Source was downloaded more than half a million times. We plan exciting new features for the upcoming release to get it to a million and become a go-to data source for JavaScript enthusiasts.

More than half a million downloads in 2 years.
More than half a million downloads in 2 years.


We added various examples in the Documentation to get started with Static Data Source.

Pie Chart panel visualized data from the Static Data Source.
Pie Chart panel visualized data from the Static Data Source.


The Static Data Source supports dashboard and global variables in the String fields. In this release, we added support for the Scoped variables used when repeating panels based on multi-select variables.

To learn about three types of variables take a look at Variables.

Getting Started

The Static Data Source can be installed from the Grafana Catalog or utilizing the Grafana command line tool.

For the latter, use the following command.

grafana-cli plugins install marcusolsson-static-datasource

YouTube Tutorial

The Static Data Source is a plugin for Grafana that allows you to store and emulate any data.

Mimic any data with Static data source.

Release Notes

Features / Enhancements

  • Update CI and Release workflows (#33)
  • Update to Grafana 9.4.7 (#34)
  • Update README with Documentation (#35)
  • Add Scoped Variables for Variables replacement (#35)


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