Category : Performance Advisor - SentryOne Team Blog

Category: Performance Advisor

SQL Sentry Performance Advisor : Disk Activity tab

Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) provides a detailed overview of the patented Disk Activity tab in SQL Sentry Performance Advisor.

Have You Been Using Runtime Statistics?

Patrick Kelley marks his debut on the SQL Sentry team blog with a deep dive into an often-overlooked feature, Runtime Statistics.

SQL Sentry v10 : Index Analysis

Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) provides some insight into a new feature in SQL Sentry v10, and coming soon to Plan Explorer : Index Analysis.

What are SQL Sentry Monitoring Objects for Azure SQL Database?

Mike Wood (@mikewo) explains why the option "Allow SQL Sentry monitoring objects in target" exists for Azure SQL Database, and what happens when you turn it on.

SQL Sentry v10 : Introducing Support for Azure SQL Database

With the release of SQL Sentry v10, Mike Wood (@mikewo) gives a quick rundown of Performance Advisor for Azure SQL Database.

SQL Sentry v10 : Your world's about to get a whole lot bigger

With some homage to the Walking Dead, Jason Hall (@SQLSaurus) gives an interesting overview of some of the exciting functionality coming in SQL Sentry v10.

#TipTuesday Contest

From now until March 14th, you can win a $250 Visa gift card just by tweeting your tips about SQL Sentry software. Rick Pittser explains #TipTuesday…

Delayed Durability while Purging Data

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) investigates using SQL Server's delayed durability feature to improve performance while purging data.

Tim Radney : Tuning : A Good Place to Start

Tim Radney of SQLskills gives an overview of his approach to SQL Server performance tuning, from system configuration, to I/O latency, to high cost queries.

Preview Support for SQL Server 2016

With the latest build of SQL Sentry software, v9.0.36.0, you will now be able to watch SQL Server 2016 instances. Read on for more details…

SQL Sentry v9.0 : Virtualization, Cloud VMs, Global Baselines

Jason Hall (@SQLSaurus) explains major features in the SQL Sentry v9 release, including virtualization, cloud support, global baselines, and enhanced setup.

SQL Sentry v9.0 Virtualization Support : Hyper-V

Jason Hall (@SQLSaurus) explains SQL Sentry Performance Advisor monitoring of Hyper-V virtual machines as a follow-up to his v9.0 announcement post.

SQL Sentry v9.0 Virtualization Support : VMware

Continuing from his v9.0 announcement post, Jason Hall (@SQLSaurus) describes SQL Sentry Performance Advisor monitoring of VMware guests and hosts.