Database Performance Analyzer VM Option

Quickly identify the root cause of performance issues for databases on VMware

Starts at $850
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Accelerate Database Performance on VMware®

Monitor performance of Oracle®, SQL Server®, MySQL®, DB2®, and SAP® ASE on VMware® with a single tool.

Single-pane dashboard of VM and physical host performance indicators

DPA correlates SQL response time with VM resources, the physical host, storage, and network.

Key Features

Multi-dimensional performance analysis

Correlate SQL response time with VM resources, physical host, storage, and the network.

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Historical trends and resource correlation

Highlight the anomalies that are easy candidates for tuning with DPA's historical repository.


Advanced wait-based analytics

Identify affected queries, wait event or wait type, and response time impact of each bottleneck.

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Alerts, reports, and baselines

Alert and report without overloading your inbox with baselines that highlight outliers.


Expert tuning advice

Get expert performance tuning advice for every instance and all skill levels.


Agentless architecture

Get less than 1% load on monitored servers, with no agents to install.


More Features

Eliminate finger-pointing

DPA builds collaboration among DBAs, developers, Q/A, and VM administrators.

Quickly resolve database performance issues

Using easy-to-understand bar charts, DPA gets to the problem quickly and shows objective evidence.

Align resource provisioning with database performance

Developers get a unique perspective on the VMware® infrastructure and its impact on database performance.

Monitor configuration change impacts

Understand the real impact of VMware configuration and events like vMotion® on your database performance.

Web Services Monitoring for JSON & SOAP

Gain complete coverage for monitoring composite applications and help customers manage SaaS and other internal applications.

Windows Event Log Monitoring

View Windows event logs in real-time and filter logs by type, event source, severity, and monitor logs based on apps, security event, system failures, and DNS events.

Expert Monitoring Templates

Get insights into built-in expert knowledge with possible causes of performance problems and remediation tips.

Dynamic Service Groups

Keep a vigilant eye on distributed or composite applications by automatically grouping applications, servers, virtual resources and more into business service views.

Central Event Console

Server & Application Monitor streamlines troubleshooting by showing alerts, syslog events, traps and other messages in a single pane of glass.

Windows Scheduled Tasks

Leverage your existing Microsoft Active Directory® user accounts for Server & Application Monitor login credentials.

Active Directory Integration

Leverage your existing Microsoft Active Directory® user accounts for Server & Application Monitor login credentials.

System Center 2012 & SolarWinds Integration

Server & Application Monitor integrates with System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2012, SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor, and Storage Manager for end-to-end infrastructure monitoring.

Mobile Views for iPhone, Android, and Blackberry

Integrated mobile views lets you monitor server and application performance and acknowledge alerts from popular mobile Web browsers including iPhone, Blackberry, and Android.


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    Multi-dimensional performance analysis

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    Historical trend view

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    Response time analysis

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    Resource baselines

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    Expert tuning advise

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    Agentless architecture

System Requirements

The minimum server requirements listed assume default configuration. Significantly increasing the poll rate or statistic collection rate could result in additional load on the server, which may require a larger CPU or additional memory.
  • Hard Drive 3GB
  • Memory4GB
  • CPUDual Core
  • Supported Instances
    • Oracle® 11g, 12c
    • SQL Server® 2008, 2012, 2014
    • SAP® ASE (Sybase®) 15.0x, 15.6, 15.7, 16
    • DB2® 9.x, 10.1, 10.5
    • VMware® ESX/ESXi 5.1, 5.5
    • MySQL 5.6+
  • Database
    • Oracle 11g, 12c
    • SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2014
  • Operating System
  • Linux®/UNIX® or Windows Server®
  • Web Console Browser
  • IE - 8, 9, 10, and 11, Firefox® 3.6 and higher , Chrome™ latest version

Case Studies

DPA allowed us to identify and fully remediate the most intensive Decision Support SQL statement in a typical processing day within the first full week after installation. -Dan Young, Manager of Enterprise Database Administration, Indiana University"

Solarwinds DPA was the only tool of its kind available that monitored both the hypervisor and the guest OS."

"This helped analyze bottlenecks and increase collaboration."

Harold Velazquez
DBA, Prestige Cruise Holdings, INC


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