ApexSQL Audit 2017 R4 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2017 R4 has been released

About ApexSQL Audit: ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing 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. ApexSQL Audit saves captured information in a centralized auditing repository and provides comprehensive reports.

July 11, 2017

ApexSQL Audit 2017 R3 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2017 R3 has been released

About ApexSQL Audit: ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing 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. ApexSQL Audit saves captured information in a centralized auditing repository and provides comprehensive reports.

June 14, 2017

ApexSQL Audit 2017 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2017 has been released

About ApexSQL Audit: ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing 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. ApexSQL Audit saves captured information in a centralized auditing repository and provides comprehensive reports.

April 20, 2017

ApexSQL Audit 2017 – Screen shot tour

There are 2 main menu tabs in ApexSQL Audit.

Home tab contains various ApexSQL Audit features separated into several organizational groups: Auditing, Reporting, Alerting and Central repository, which include majority of ApexSQL Audit features:

April 11, 2017

ApexSQL Audit vs. SQL Server Change Data Capture (CDC)

Auditing of SQL Server changes on both server and database levels is not only recommended but also an obligatory task in many companies. In addition to many existing compliance standards which ensure the transparency of data and changes on the information for many different spheres, most companies also impose internal auditing specifications to track changes on the SQL Server databases to ensure that changes on important database tables are fully transparent for the purposes of general auditing, troubleshooting, investigation, disaster recovery etc.

December 1, 2016

ApexSQL DBA tools vs. alternatives comparison

This blog post represents an index of pages and articles comparing ApexSQL tools for SQL Server DBAs, their features, usability, performance, etc. with related tools developed by other vendors and in general.

June 16, 2016

ApexSQL Audit 2016 R3 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2016 R3 has been released

Type: Minor fix release

About ApexSQL Audit: ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing 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. ApexSQL Audit saves captured information in a centralized auditing repository and provides comprehensive reports.

June 13, 2016

ApexSQL Audit 2016 R2 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2016 R2 has been released

Type: Minor feature, medium fix release

About ApexSQL Audit: ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing 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. ApexSQL Audit saves captured information in a centralized auditing repository and provides comprehensive reports.

April 8, 2016