ApexSQL Monitor 2015 R3 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Monitor 2015 R3 has been released

Type: Medium features, medium fix release

About ApexSQL Monitor: ApexSQL Monitor is a Windows and SQL Server monitoring tool with a wide range of monitored metrics. It tracks Windows, SQL Server instance, and database metrics on multiple local and remote machines and SQL Server instances. It monitors the most important SQL Server statistics, memory, buffer, and page metrics – batch requests per second, user connections, target and total server memory, buffer cache hit ratio, batch requests, page life expectancy, page reads and writes per second, and more. ApexSQL Monitor also tracks SQL Server wait statistics including the individual queries wait statistics. Monitoring these metrics enables you to identify and troubleshoot performance problems, establish trends, and set baselines.

June 24, 2015

ApexSQL Monitor feature highlight: Query execution plan viewer

The next release of ApexSQL Monitor 2015, version R3 planned for late May, will include an integrated query execution plan viewer, which can be accessed via the Query waits tab.

The Query execution plan viewer graphically displays the actual execution plan that the SQL Server Database Engine uses to execute the queries, thus enabling deeper analysis of problematic queries. The initial version of this feature will offer an easy way to analyze queries and it will be improved and become more sophisticated in future versions.

May 11, 2015

ApexSQL Monitor feature highlight: Logarithmic scale y-axis

In the next release of ApexSQL Monitor 2015, version R3 planned for late May, we will improve the presentation of some charts by using a logarithmic scales for the y-axis.

Using a logarithmic scale allows a large data range to be displayed without small values being compressed down towards the lower end of the chart, which is the case when one or a few values are much larger (or smaller) than the bulk of the data.

April 28, 2015

ApexSQL Monitor 2015 R2 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Monitor 2015 R2 has been released

Type: Medium fix release

About ApexSQL Monitor: ApexSQL Monitor is a Windows and SQL Server monitoring tool with a wide range of monitored metrics. It tracks Windows, SQL Server instance, and database metrics on multiple local and remote machines and SQL Server instances. It monitors the most important SQL Server statistics, memory, buffer, and page metrics – batch requests per second, user connections, target and total server memory, buffer cache hit ratio, batch requests, page life expectancy, page reads and writes per second, and more. ApexSQL Monitor also tracks SQL Server wait statistics including the individual queries wait statistics. Monitoring these metrics enables you to identify and troubleshoot performance problems, establish trends, and set baselines.

March 27, 2015

Video – ApexSQL DBA Bundle

This video provides you with a quick overview of ApexSQL tools for DBA’s and their features.

Learn how ApexSQL DBA tools can help with SQL Server database performance, SQL Server data recovery, backup management, SQL database compliance, capturing who saw what in SQL Server, and more.

February 25, 2015

ApexSQL Monitor 2015 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Monitor 2015 has been released

Type: Major feature, medium fix release

About ApexSQL Monitor: ApexSQL Monitor is a Windows and SQL Server monitoring tool with a wide range of monitored metrics. It tracks Windows, SQL Server instance, and database metrics on multiple local and remote machines and SQL Server instances. It monitors the most important SQL Server statistics, memory, buffer, and page metrics – batch requests per second, user connections, target and total server memory, buffer cache hit ratio, batch requests, page life expectancy, page reads and writes per second, and more. Monitoring these metrics enables you to identify and troubleshoot performance problems, establish trends, and set baselines.

February 10, 2015