ApexSQL Audit 2018 R9 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2018 R9 has been released

About ApexSQL Audit: ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing and compliance tool with a wide range of features 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, and provides out-of-the-box compliance templates such as HIPAA, GDPR, PCI. 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:


  • Repository archiving can now be scheduled
  • Purge data from specific time range
  • Split repository archives to multiple databases based on time and/or size
  • Large reports are now automatically split into multiple files
  • Scheduled report email information and details can now be customized
  • Historical overview and details of scheduled report jobs are now available

Improved quality:

  • 50 bugs and known issues fixed


  • The application now requires Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2
  • Central repository now initially requires 1GB diskspace (down from 5GB)

See also:
Release notes


May 9, 2019