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Foglight for Databases

Proactively monitor the health and performance of your cross-platform databases. With Foglight® for Databases, DBAs gain unprecedented visibility across all their database platforms. From one simple-to-use console, they can quickly diagnose and resolve emerging issues to prevent business interruption. And because Foglight supports a wide range of platforms, including on-premises and cloud databases, you get cost-effective database monitoring software for the platforms you use now, and the ones you’ll add in the future.
Foglight for Databases
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Rapidly resolve database performance issues – before they impact users

With more on your plate than ever – from massive data volumes and multiple database platforms, to DevOps and the cloud – cross-platform database monitoring is critical. You can’t afford any database downtime or performance degradation.

It’s easy to get caught up in fighting fires reactively, but what if you could prevent them in the first place? You could avoid risk and stress, spend more time on strategic initiatives and ensure your business runs smoothly.

Foglight cross-platform database software allows you to proactively improve database performance and increase visibility by monitoring all your diverse databases centrally, through a single console. With alerting, diagnostics, performance analytics and more, you’ll easily optimize database health – across your entire environment.

Key benefits

Global view

See the most critical issues across platforms and take immediate action.

Built-in intelligence

Understand enterprise health and activity at a glance. Get pop-up advice with correlated workflows.

Adaptive baselines

Receive alerts when activity deviates from normal metrics.

Rich historical data

Resolve issues through diagnostics and alarm data from any drill-down screen.

Drag-and-drop reporting

Use data you have collected to develop customized views and reports.

SQL workload analytics

Investigate workload by drilling into data on users, programs, SQL and sessions.

Historical lock analysis

Resolve concurrency issues with historical reviews of blocking-lock scenarios.

Automated change tracking

See changes to server, instance, database and schema environments and SQL degradations.

Supported platforms

No matter which database platforms you use, Foglight can help you monitor, predict, diagnose and resolve database performance issues quickly. Foglight offers comprehensive support for cloud databases - including: Amazon RDS, Azure SQL DB (single/elastic pools), Azure SQL Managed Instance and more.

Foglight solves common DBA Challenges

68%

Manage multiple platforms

72%

Performance #1 responsibility

75%

Improved resolution time

Features

Comparison reporting

Identify the root cause of a performance deviation in your application environment.

Easy integration

Integrate your other end-to-end enterprise monitors seamlessly.

Wait-event analysis

View wait-event data at the statement level to resolve resource-related performance problems.

Wait-state analysis

Determine the location and cause of waits by diagnosing your wait statistics.

Automatic instance discovery

Rapidly deploy through automated discovery of instances and specific hosts.

Wizard-driven installation

You can easily add database monitoring to your infrastructure or configure as a standalone solution.

Alarm workflow

Search for past solutions, set up blackouts and manage your alarms.

Powerful performance investigation

Proactively optimize performance with an analytics engine that collects and investigates data on baselines, lock analysis and change tracking. (Available for Oracle and SQL Server only.)

Tour

Complete cross-platform support
Global database view
Quick view drilldowns
IntelliProfile baselines
Platform-specific drilldowns
Performance Investigator
Business intelligence monitoring
Got DevOps?
Easily manage multiple databases
Standardize performance monitoring and diagnostics across multiple platforms and ensure consistently high database performance and availability.

Complete cross-platform support

Standardize performance monitoring and diagnostics across multiple platforms and ensure consistently high database performance and availability.
Proactively manage the health and performance of all the platforms in your environment from a single console.

Global database view

Proactively manage the health and performance of all the platforms in your environment from a single console.
Quickly drill down and investigate platform-specific database health through a single web interface.

Quick view drilldowns

Quickly drill down and investigate platform-specific database health through a single web interface.
Get alerts about deviations in normal activity and diagnose the root cause of performance issues.

IntelliProfile baselines

Get alerts about deviations in normal activity and diagnose the root cause of performance issues.
Troubleshoot performance and availability in real time or analyze historical data.

Platform-specific drilldowns

Troubleshoot performance and availability in real time or analyze historical data.
Diagnose performance issues using multi-dimensional analysis. (Available for Oracle and SQL Server.)

Performance Investigator

Diagnose performance issues using multi-dimensional analysis. (Available for Oracle and SQL Server.)
Monitor and diagnose SSIS, SSRS and SSAS

Business intelligence monitoring

Monitor and diagnose SSIS, SSRS and SSAS
Foglight for Databases helps DBAs monitor their entire database environment at a glance for DevOps agility.

Got DevOps?

Foglight for Databases helps DBAs monitor their entire database environment at a glance for DevOps agility.
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Easily manage multiple databases

Watch this video to see how to manage multiple database platforms and consolidate information into a single console with Foglight for Databases.

Resources

Datasheet

Foglight for Databases

Consolidate and standardize database performance management across diverse environments.
White Paper

Database Professionals Look To The Future: 2020 Trends in Database Administration

To gain insight into the evolving trends and challenges for database professionals in 2020, Quest commissioned Unisphere Research to survey PASS members – the database professionals responsible for the management of the corporate data management infrastructure. The results are in and the thoug
Technical Brief

Accelerate Database Efficiency with SQL Performance Investigator

Solve performance issues faster with deep SQL workload visibility and lock analytics
Video

Reduce database problem resolution time by up to 75%.

Foglight delivers a complete picture of your environment so you can find and fix performance issues before they put your database at risk.
Video

Easily manage multiple database platforms with Foglight for Databases

In this video you can see how to manage multiple database platforms and consolidate information into a single console with Foglight for Databases.
Case Study

Global IT Company Makes Logistics System More Efficient with Foglight

Learn how a global IT company gained better visibility into performance issues and improved database responsiveness with Foglight for Databases.
Infographic

Mitigate your Oracle Migration to Azure Challenges with Quest® Solutions

Learn how Quest's comprehensive set of database solutions meet Oracle to Azure migration challenges every step of the way.
E-book

An Expert Guide to SQL Server Performance Tuning

Learn SQL Server performance tuning tips from industry experts Brent Ozar, Pinal Dave and Janis Griffin.

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