Database Monitoring Software Features

Environment

Operating systems support Windows XP, Vista, 7, Windows 8/10 (desktop), Server 2003, 2008, 2012.
What kind of unified database interfaces are supported? ODBC, OLE DB, IDAPI or Oracle Call Interface.
Does the product support desktop database formats? Yes: Access, DBF, Excel, Paradox.
Does the product support any DBMS-specific features? Yes, for Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, DB2, Sybase, MySQL, PostgreSQL and Interbase/Firebird.

Functionality

Can I monitor my server availability with this monitoring tool? Yes, use "SQL event" with your server connection. Check reports "FAIL" when server is not accessible.
Can I monitor a few servers at once? Yes, you should create a few events with different connection properties.
Can the monitoring tool help me to analyze my server performance? Yes, the monitoring tool provides detailed information about execution time and data fetching time for each event's check.
Can I monitor CPU loading at my server? Yes, you should use performance counter for remote system as an event definition.
Can I do something with my table if number of rows exceeds critical? Yes, just define required operation as an event's action.
I want to run an external tool for some database event. Is it possible with DTM DB Event tool? Yes, you should specify mentioned program in the action section of the event definition.
Can I check that my server response time is greater than acceptable? Yes, you can use check execution time as condition.

Reporting

What kind of reports this monitoring tool provide? Project report (html, example), detailed execution report (text or Excel) and cumulative/summary report (html, example).
Does the report include data fetching time? Yes, as well as check execution time, action time and total event time.
Does the monitoring software creates execution reports automatically? No, the user should specify output file name to create the reports.
Can the program create one report file per day? Yes, $DATE$ and $TIME$ macros can be used as a part of the report file name.

Licensing

How many copies should I order to supervise my five database servers? Only one, our license model is per user, not per server.

Assistance/Help

Is help for the monitoring tool built into the product? Yes.
Is help for the tool available online? Yes, see online help

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