SQL Compliance Manager Releases

Released: Sep 19, 2020

Updates in v5.8


  • Data manipulation language (DML) and select activities captured via Extended Events by default.
  • Page compressed indexes in repository Events table.
  • Compressed or uncompressed trace files for transfer from agents to collection server.

Released: Feb 5, 2020

Updates in v5.7


  • New reporting features
    • New reports in the Windows client and SSRS for Server Activity, Trusted/Privileged Users, and Sensitive Column/Before-After Data provide additional insights.
    • Additional filters for Event Type, Schema, multiple Logins, and Dates/Times enable better reporting granularity.
    • Ability to limit user access to selected reports in the Windows client console increases security controls.

Released: Jul 2, 2019

Updates in v5.6


  • Regulatory Guideline additions
    • Audit for compliance against pre-defined GDPR settings with the new audit and reporting regulatory guideline template
    • Quickly compare your customized or modified audit configuration against the regulation guidelines with the Regulation Compliance Check Report to verify that your settings are compliant
  • Configuration and Settings enhancements
    • New logic indicates related settings for servers versus databases, and applies selected server-level settings to...

Released: Jun 25, 2018

Updates in v5.5.0


  • New audit and reporting regulatory guideline templates:
    • Defense Information Security Agency / Security Technical Implementation Guide (DISA STIG).
    • North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC).
    • Center for Internet Security (CIS).
  • Updates to existing audit and reporting templates:
    • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) – now a standard template.
    • Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX).
    • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
  • New option to save and upload custom...

Released: Nov 17, 2016

Updates in v5.3.1


  • SQL Server 2016 Support.
  • General Availability of the Web Dashboard – the Web Dashboard now includes the majority of the features present in the Windows Console, including the explore audited SQL Servers Summary views, Alert Rules, Event Filters, Activity and Change Logs, Audit Reports, and more.
  • IDERA Dashboard Integration – addition of Enterprise Activity Report Card widget modeled after the Enterprise Activity graph, and an Audited Instances widget modeled after the Audited Instances...

Released: Jun 2, 2016

Updates in this release

Updates in v5.0

  • Availability Group Support - Automatically switches the auditing from primary to the secondary replica in the event of failure as well as failback to primary when it comes back online. No loss of audit data trail in the event of failure.
  • Tech Preview of new Web-based Dashboard - Newly designed web console offers quick views of key audit trail activities on SQL Servers from any web browser. Identify key compliance issues quickly and provide an easy access point to non-DBAs without...

Released: Sep 8, 2014

Updates in this release

Updates in V4.5

  • Enhanced SQL Instance Registration - New guided installation wizard makes registering new SQL Server instances with SQL Compliance Manager fast and easy.
  • Improved Scheduled Repository Archiving - Schedule automated repository archives to a specified archive database drive.
  • SNMP Alert Notifications - Use SNMP to send alerts when critical SQL Server events occur.
  • Support for SQL Server 2014.