SQL Server Management & Monitoring

SQL Server Management & Monitoring

Applications Manager's SQL Server monitoring feature helps database administrators monitor the performance and availability of production databases. It is an agentless monitoring solution that provides out-of-the-box performance metrics making sure that the SQL server runs efficiently.

SQL Server Monitoring ManageEngine Applications Manager

Applications Manager provides a web client that helps you visualize and manage MSSQL server database farms and provides in-depth SQL monitoring data that helps you monitor usage patterns, plan capacity and notifies you of impending problems. The root cause analysis window helps the SQL Server DBA to troubleshoot performance problems quickly.

Additionally, the grouping capability helps you group your databases based on the business process supported and assists the operations team to prioritize alarms.

SQL server monitoring has the ability to connect to the database source & monitor various system table column values, collect data, etc. and also notify through email or SMS if the database system properties cross a given threshold.

Some of the components that are monitored in MS SQL databases are:

  • Memory Usage
  • Buffer Manager Statistics
  • Connection Statistics
  • Cache Details
  • Lock Details
  • SQL Statistics
  • Latch Details
  • Access Method Details
  • Database Details
  • Scheduled Jobs

Monitor Custom MS SQL Database Queries

Additionally, Applications Manager also provides the ability to monitor any SQL Query of a MS SQL Database by using the Database Query Monitoring capability. With this, a DBA can monitor additional performance metrics, monitor custom database tables and even monitor and display business metrics to business managers. Applications Manager provides you with wholesome Windows monitoring - Windows server monitoring, Microsoft .NET monitoring along with SQL Server monitoring.

SQL Server Monitoring Capabilities

  • Out-of-the-box monitoring of MS SQL availability and performance.
  • Key performance metrics monitored include memory usage, buffer manager statistics, connection statistics, cache details, sql statistics, etc. Threshold values can be configured for these parameters.
  • Performance graphs and reports are available instantly. Reports can be grouped and displayed based on availability, health, and connection time.