ApexSQL Audit 2015 R4 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2015 R4 has been released

Type: Medium feature, minor fix release

About ApexSQL Audit: ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing tool with a wide range of possibilities for auditing access, changes, and security on SQL Server instances, databases, and objects. It audits queries, DDL and DML operations, security events (authentication changes, permissions changes, and attempted logins), events on stored procedures and functions. ApexSQL Audit saves captured information in a centralized auditing repository and provides comprehensive reports.

For more information, visit the ApexSQL Audit product page.

About this release:


  • Additional filtering is added on the SQL Server trace level which reduces the number of generated trace files to improve the overall performance and reduce overhead
  • Automatic update of auditing instances when the main application is updated

Improved quality:

  • 2 bugs and known issues fixed


  • The application now logs and stores only highly important system events data in the central repository database, by default

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Release notes

November 9, 2015