Collects events into sessions, which are series of events that are no further than maxpause apart (defaults to 15m), and then performs an aggregate function across the events that make up the session.

ParameterTypeRequiredDefaultDescription
function[Aggregate]falsecount(as=_count)Specifies which aggregate functions to perform on each session. [a]
maxpausestringfalse15mDefines the maximum pause between sessions i.e., events more than this far apart will become separate sessions. Defaults to 15m.

[a] When you provide only one parameter, the implied parameter is function

Examples

Count unique visitors (each visitor defined as non-active for 15 minutes)

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groupby(client_ip, function=session(maxpause=15m)) | count()

Find the visits with most clicks

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groupby(cookie_id, function=session(maxpause=15m, count(as=clicks))) | sort(clicks)

Find the minimum and maximum values of the field bet within each session

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groupby(cookie_id, function=session([max(bet),min(bet)]))