- Analyst: Someone performing analysis.
This is more general than data scientist.
- Ping: A message sent from the Firefox browser to our telemetry servers containing information on browser state, user actions, etc...
- Dataset: A set of data, includes ping data, derived datasets, etc...
- Derived Dataset: A processed dataset, such as
main_summary or the
- Session: The time from when a Firefox browser starts until it shuts down
Sessions are split into
subsessions when a 24 hour threshold is crossed or an environment change occurs