Category: Database Health

February 2017 Release of Database Health Monitor

Today I had the opportunity to complete and launch the February 2017 version of Database Health Monitor. I hope you like the latest version. Here are the Release Notes: Version 2.5 Release Notes – February 2017. Version 2.5 is the

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Database Health Monitor – January 2017 Version Released

Today we released the Database Health Monitor January 2017 version. You can download it for free at http://DatabaseHealth.com/Download. This update includes  some new branding with new logos, new icons, and a new splash screen, as well as the usual feature

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Database Health Monitor – July 2016 Release

I have just released version 2.4.3 the July 2016 version of Database Health Monitor. You can download it now at the Database Health Monitor website. http://DatabaseHealth.com/download Since the releases have been coming about monthly lately, I have decided to add

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Database Health Monitor Version 2.4.2 Released Today

Today I released the latest update to Database Health Monitor.  Version 2.4.2. It has been about a two weeks since version 2.4.1 release and version 2.4.2 has a few new features, and a couple bug fixes. Here is a preview of

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Database Health Monitor Version 2.4.1 Released

Just one day after releasing Database Health Monitor version 2.4, today I released version 2.4.1. Version 2.4.1 includes a bug fix and 2 new feature that were added after the release of version 2.4. Feature: Support for SQL Server 2016. Since

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Database Health Monitor Version 2.4 Released

If you haven’t tried Database Health Monitor Version 2.4 might be a good time to try it out. Five and a half years of my development time has gone into Database Health monitor, and hopefully the features will show it. Here

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SQL Server – sysmaintplan_logdetail

The check for excessive sysmaintplan_logdetail has be added to the Database Health MonitorQuick Scan Report. If you haven’t had a maintenance plan to clean up maintenance plan history, it can grow excessively over time. I recently worked on a

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SQL Server – Cost Threshold For Parallelism

The check for Cost Threshold for Parallelism check has be added to the Database Health MonitorQuick Scan Report. The Cost Threshold For Parallelism setting in SQL Server controls the level at which the query optimizer decides to have a query

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Database Health Monitor Quick Scan Report

With the updated release of Database Health Monitor yesterday, here is the updated list of documentation on the Quick Scan Report.  All of the following (plus a few more) are checked from the Database Health Monitor Quick Scan report. The

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SQL Server MAX DEGREE OF PARALLELISM

The check for MAX DEGREE OF PARALLELISM has be added to the Database Health MonitorQuick Scan Report. The max degree of parallelism setting in SQL Server is used to control the maximum number parallel threads available to process your

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