The Spotlight Home Page provides a unique view of the activity of the system. The Spotlight Home Page highlights obvious bottlenecks and problem areas. Related server statistics are grouped together on panels that are connected by a series of graphical flows and icons. Spotlight updates these flows in real time so you can see how quickly data is moving through the system. For more information on Spotlight home pages, see Spotlight home page
The display is based on the SQL Server architecture diagram. For more information, see A review of the SQL Server architecture.
To see the Spotlight Home Page
Click Monitor | Home.
Note: For a Microsoft Cluster Server (MSCS) the home page shows information for the current node in the cluster. Drilldowns for the monitored Operating System correlate with the physical machine operating as the current node in the cluster.