Performance Analysis

Guides for getting the most out of the performance analysis tabs in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) including the dashboard, disk activity, top SQL, blocking, deadlocks, and more across various target types (i.e. SQL Server, VMware, Azure SQL DB, and more).

SQL Server

How to use performance analysis in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) for SQL Server type targets, including Amazon RDS for SQL Server.

SSAS

How to use performance analysis in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) for SQL Server Analysis Services target types.

VMware

How to use performance analysis in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) for VMware target types.

Windows & Hyper-V

How to use performance analysis in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) for Windows computer type targets, including Hyper-V hosts.

Azure SQL Database

How to use performance analysis in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) for Azure SQL Database target types.

Azure Synapse SQL Pools

How to use performance analysis in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) for Azure SQL Data Warehouse target types.

Analytics Platform System

How to use performance analysis in SentryOne software (SQL Sentry) for Microsoft Analytics Platform System (APS) target types.

Articles

 Performance Analysis Highlights
This article lists the main features of the varying tabs for SentryOne Performance Analysis.
 Performance Analysis Dashboard
Introduction The Dashboard  provides a graphical representation of the monitored server activity through a variety of graphs. Color coded graphs distinguish between what's used by the instance  versus any other processes. Appli...
 Performance Analysis Baselining
Guide to using baselines in the dashboard.
Performance Overview
Overview The Performance Overview provides the user with a summary of performance data for all watched  instances within a group  or site . Open the Performance Overview by right-clicking any Group  or Site  node in the...
SentryOne Performance Metrics
This article provides a directory various sample and historical performance metrics displayed by the Performance Analysis Dashboard and Performance Analysis Overview across the SentryOne platform.
Performance Analysis Dashboard Retention & Resolution
How the data retention and dashboard resolution works in SQL Sentry.