We use an indicator to gauge something against a set standard. Let's say that sales amounting to 75 percent of the target quota at a certain point in time is a good indicator of a good sales performance.
Let's add an indicator to the gauge report we created previously. If you don't want to mess with that, just copy that RDL file into a new report and modify that instead.
Let's add a new column to the right of the gauge column. Adjust all the columns appropriately. When the Select Indicator Type dialog box is displayed, select the 3 arrows (colored) directional indicator:
Select and right-click on the Indicator, then select Indicator ...