We are pleased to announce the general availability of SQL Diagnostic Manager 8.6. Existing users may upgrade to this version through the Idera Customer Portal. New users may download the trial version from the Idera Website. This release includes the following features:
In addition to a number of bug fixes, the release will include the following:
- Support for SQL Express (2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014) – SQL Diagnostic Manager now fully supports monitoring of SQL Express instances.
- Query Wait Statistics Report – Report and analyze different wait categories on your SQL Server and identify where bottlenecks are impacting performance.
- Enhanced Top Servers and Top Databases Reports (query waits information added) – Query waits information has been extended to the existing Top Servers and Top Databases reports. View Top Servers by wait time and Top Databases by wait time.
- Database Alert for Availability Group Preferred Replica – An alert may be triggered whenever a database moves from a user-defined preferred replica for a user-defined number of minutes.
Questions or comments? Please let us know in the SQL Diagnostic Manager forum.