ApexSQL Defrag 2017 R2 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Defrag 2017 R2 has been released

About ApexSQL Defrag: ApexSQL Defrag is an enterprise SQL Server tool used for analyzing, monitoring and managing SQL Server index fragmentation. The application allows detailed index fragmentation analysis on server, database and table level. With ApexSQL Defrag you can rebuild or reorganize fragmented indexes in real time, as well as create policies and apply them to multiple databases or servers.

For more information, visit the ApexSQL Defrag product page

About this release:


  • Online rebuild of indexes available in the SQL Server Enterprise edition added to the Fragmentation tab
  • Support for SQL Server vNext CTP1
  • Reports generate up to 1,500% faster
  • Scan for duplicate indexes from the Fragmentation tab
  • Analyze command from the Fragmentation tab now searches for and shows unused, redundant, and indexes with large keys
  • ”Show indexes with minimum pages above” option added in the Options dialog
  • Edit server connection button added in the main ribbon of the Home tab
  • Refresh servers button added in the main ribbon of the Home tab
  • Selecting indexes with (Shift+Click) is now available

Improved quality:

  • 24 bugs and known issues fixed

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Release notes

April 10, 2017