• Add ability to create alert blackout period for "all days", "weekdays", or "weekends"

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    If I want to set up a blackout period for a specific alert from 2am - 4am every night, I have to create seven separate blackouts.
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  • Group individual statements/batches in stored procedures

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    It is nice to report on the execution characteristics of all the statements/batches in a stored procedure.  The individual hashes have to be selected.  We make this a little easier by our naming convention.&...
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  • Administrative Alert for Database Status

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    Create a Administrative Alert on DPA for database status. When a database go different of Online or a group of options set by DBA the DPA generate the alert.
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  • Separate Memory/CPU waits into separate Memory and CPU categories

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    The "three-legged stool" of performance is made up of memory, CPU, and disk I/O. Combining two of them can hide significant information.
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  • Update Page Life Expectancy monitoring to include individual buffer pools

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    DPA is only monitoring the average PLE, not the PLE of the individual buffer pools. I would like DPA enhanced to do that. This is already a feature of SQL Sentry (http://sqlperformance.com/2014/10/sql-performance/knee...
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  • Make SQL Name specific to an instance

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    36 votes
    Currently, when you name a SQL hash value to make it more human friendly, that name is not instance specific.  So if DPA sees that same hash value running in another instance being monitored, it will show that sa...
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  • Add an export button to the Blockers tab

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    It would be nice to be able to export the information in the Blockers tab to a spreadsheet or .pdf file so I can easily share that information with others.
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  • DPAIM Group performance improvements

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    I have created some groups for our critical applications containing all the SQL and Oracle servers related to the application. I would like to be able to pull the group into perfstack or a custom report or chart and s...
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  • Correlate storage performance from SAN with database reads and writes

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    Storage admins speak a different language than database professionals.  Integration with Storage Resource Monitor could provide a DB pro with the type of information storage admins respond to, correlated with dat...
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  • AG Status in the DPA - Orion Integration

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    Within Orion, after the DPA Integration - On this page:   I would like the ability to add the below Widget/Tile (from DPA) to see the status of my AGs:    
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  • Better RealTime Monitoring

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    Currently there isn't much for "real time" up to the minute monitoring for connections, sessions, and requests.  I would like to see some enhancements to the active session page that contains a better view of the...
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  • Breakdowns by Resource Governor Workloads

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    DPA for Sql Server needs better support for Resource Governor Workloads.  I would love to see the wait information contain resource governor workloads and pools to help determine where the pressure is.
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  • Additional Status-At-A-Glance/Dashboard Metrics

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    I find DPA invaluable to identify and troubleshoot issues, but it would be great to see some more at-a-glance type metrics added to quickly identify how hard servers are working and identify trends.   Each of t...
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  • Canned Alert for Long running SQL excluding

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    I had to create this custom alert and I feel should be an out of the box basic alert that should be included in the product.   SELECT Distinct 'LoginName: '+RTRIM(CONVERT(VARCHAR(50),s.loginame))+', Hostname:...
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  • Integrating DPA with PowerBI

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    The use of PowerBI is increasing in the SQL community. So integrating the DPA with PowerBI would make a lot of sense.
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  • Add Amazon DynamoDB support for DPA

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    As more and more things are migrated from on Prem to AWS it would be great to use the monitoring tools we already have.
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  • Add DPA support for PostgreSQL

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    That would be nice in a future product version as PostreSQL is increasingly popular and useful, including feature and performance-wise.
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  • SolarWinds DPA Support for SQL Server Analysis Services

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    Hi guys,   SQL Server Analysis Services use is on the upswing: At Coles Supermarkets we have a lot of SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) users and it is growing with the trend towards data analysis and marketin...
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  • Drill down from dashboard to root cause

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    Hi. DPA is really a great tool. where we can see the root cause of a problem. However, I would be much better if from the dashboard, users can click on the critical issues (like from CPU, memory or Session). then f...
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  • Timeslice - Add Text or Object Filter

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    Can a text filter be added to the Timeslice screens?. There are times when I'm interested in SQL affecting a specific object only and it would save time if I could filter the timeslice to show SQL that includes an obj...
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