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Foglight for SQL Server (Cartridge) - Release Notes

Foglight For SQLServer Release Notes

Foglight® for SQL Server

Developed and tested for Foglight Management Server 5.9.2, 5.9.3, and 5.9.4

Release Notes

April 2019



Welcome to Foglight for SQL Server

New in this release

Resolved issues and enhancements

Known issues

Upgrade and compatibility

System requirements


Product licensing

Getting started with Foglight for SQL Server

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Welcome to Foglight for SQL Server

Welcome to Foglight for SQL Server

Foglight® for SQL Server allows DBAs to quickly and efficiently identify performance deviations, determine their root cause, perform comprehensive analyses, and resolve performance bottlenecks. The product provides web-enabled dashboards for centralized visibility, management and health checks for the SQL Server® instances deployed in your environment, as well as proactive alerting and alarm workflows for tracking your responses to critical performance anomalies.

Foglight for SQL Server is an n-tier application, which leverages a web-based user interface to ensure having complete visibility into the SQL Server infrastructure wherever an Internet connection is available.


These Release Notes cover the resolved issues, known issues, workarounds and other important information about release of Foglight for SQL Server. Review all sections before starting installation. 


New in this release

New in this release

Version contains the following new features and updates:

  • Enhance backup alarms not to fired on offline or backup database.
  • Enhance "DBSS-Hours-Since Last Log Backup" alarm to include full backups.
  • Eliminate the length limit of User-defined collection.
  • Enhance PI performance to drastically reduce query timeouts.
  • Enhance SQL PI to be able to identify SQL statements that are waiting on Latch.
  • Enhance SQL PI to eliminate the chance of missing workload metrics.
  • Updated the TLSv1.2 drop-down list to check box in single installer monitor wizard.
  • Changed to use the different OS credential as default when creating SSAS agent.


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