ApexSQL Audit Quick FAQs

What is the performance impact of ApexSQL Audit?

It could be significant if installed on a production server – the higher server activity, the larger impact. Installation of ApexSQL on a dedicated server/Virtual machine provides the full performance without any significant impact on the production database server. ApexSQL Audit process all the data processed by SQL Server itself plus the trace technology and additional internal data and communication impact. We can provide guidance on this as needed

February 2, 2015

What’s new – ApexSQL Audit 2014 R5

The new release of ApexSQL Audit (formerly ApexSQL Comply) is out. 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. Besides the name change, in ApexSQL Audit 2014 R5, we introduced new features, and improved usability and quality

December 23, 2014

ApexSQL Audit 2014 R5 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2014 R5 has been released

Type: Maintenance 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.

December 11, 2014

ApexSQL Audit 2014 R3 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2014 R3 has been released

Type: Maintenance 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.

September 12, 2014

What’s next in ApexSQL Audit


What’s current in ApexSQL Audit

ApexSQL Audit 2014.04 has been released. This version brings highly anticipated support for SQL Server clusters. ApexSQL Audit now correctly identifies and performs audit of clustered SQL Server instances.

August 20, 2014

What’s new – ApexSQL Audit 2014 R2

The new release of ApexSQL Audit is out. ApexSQL Audit is a SQL Server auditing and compliance tool that provides a wide range of monitoring and reporting features. In ApexSQL Audit 2014 R2, we introduce better performance, new features, and improved usability and quality.

August 11, 2014

ApexSQL Audit 2014 R2– Product update alert

ApexSQL Audit 2014 R2 has been released

Type: Maintenance 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.

August 7, 2014