|Analysis||Standard way to analyze the source code. The source code is analyzed and measures and issues are pushed to the SonarQube database. The results of the analysis can be browsed through the web interface.|
The source code is analyzed but the measures and issues are not pushed to the SonarQube database. Therefore, they cannot be browsed through the web interface. This mode can be used with the Issues Report plugin, which generates an HTML issues report to local file.
|Incremental||Same as Preview mode but only new or modified files (compared to the latest version available on the remote server) are analyzed. This is the default mode of the SonarQube Eclipse plugin and the SonarQube IntelliJ plugin.|
|A client application that analyzes the source code to compute snapshots.||See the SonarQube Platform Overview.|
|See the SonarQube Platform Overview.|
|Web interface that is used to browse snapshot data and make configuration changes||See the SonarQube Platform Overview.|