This explains the differences between data points and transactions and why there could be a sizable difference. This supplements TEC596465.
To explain the difference, we need to define transaction and data points.
Some users have reported situations where the number of Data Points is half the number of Transactions. Such large discrepancies in data/transaction counts can be caused by:
Note that a combination of unclean data and incorrect session identifiers will lead to unpredictable results. One example would be binding components of different users issuing requests from the same IP, such as could happen through NAT internet access, to the same transaction.
Supplement to TEC596465