DBI software offers version 8 of Web Performance Suite

DBI Software, a provider of performance monitoring, tuning, and trending tools for IBM Db2 LUW and SQL Server databases, releases version 8 of its Database Performance Web Suite and Collector.

Version 8 of the web suite, collector and classic tools includes many new features and improvements such as the ability to search all columns in the selector, a new view to display Db error log messages in real time, etc

Highlights of the new version include displaying a list of table scans (Db2), displaying a list of recommended indexes for the entire workload, the ability to perform a predictive analysis of index impact on a recommended index, the provision of database commands to resolve problems if any, errors found in the SQL Server error log (SQL Server), the rules are displayed by type policy, current real-time transaction log usage by user and application, system resources are now displayed for each partition or pureScale member.

A new settings menu has been added to the left menu bar to display all database settings views. Reports now include statements with degraded performance over a 30-day period and give database size growth forecasts.

Collector updates include improved performance for users and applications, new DBI statement hub, support for TLS connections, improved support for database types: simple, HADR, DPF logical and physical, pureScale, restartable repository upgrades, Log4j version upgrade, and several performance improvements.

For more information on these updates, visit www.dbisoftware.com.

Maria H. Underwood