SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server Releases

February 28, 2019

Updates in v10.4


  • Visual query plan in desktop console.
  • Improved extended event estimated plan collection.
  • Exploit SQL Server's Query Store for query and plan collection.
  • Improved web console.
  • Support SQL Server 2019 CTP (experimental) for monitoring and repository.
August 02, 2018

Updates in v10.3


  • Reduced privilege requirements for monitoring.
  • New Operator security role in between Read Only and Instance Admin roles.
  • Added grooming and aggregation options.
  • Support SQL Server 2017 for Windows & Linux.
May 01, 2018

Updates in v10.2.2


  • New Session Details report.
  • Improved IDERA Dashboard performance and install experience.
September 07, 2017

Updates in 10.2.1


This release adds the capability previously added in SQL Diagnostic Manager (SDM) 10.2 to the browser interface in IDERA Dashboard.

  • Time-based drilldown in SQL Diagnostic Manager.  Select any time range on any graph to zoom in for more detail and isolate that time range as you navigate to other graphs.
  • History Range Control.  Choose the range being displayed with a common control to specify start date and time and end date and time or select the most recent history.
  • Performance...
July 06, 2017

Updates in V10.2


  • Improved time-based drill-down.
  • Refined history range control.
  • Optimized performance for scalability and user productivity.


  • Various bug fixes.
October 28, 2016

Updates in v10.1


  • Global tags and improved installation flow in IDERA Dashboard.
  • Configuration of heatmap calculation to modify coefficients and weigh the importance of instances by tags.
  • For PowerShell integration: Query plan collection, enabling and disabling of query waits, administrator functionality (such as the friendly name of a certificate and the job activity monitor), and alert response actions.
  • Response actions for query waits.
  • Independent scheduling of baselines.
  • Generation of SCOM alerts and...
January 06, 2016

Updates in V10.0

  • Integrated SQL Doctor expert recommendations.
  • Multiple baselines.
  • Federated overview screens.
  • New Alert timeline view by category.
  • Dashboard enhancements.
    • User defined dashboards
    • 18 new widgets
    • Collapsible side panels
    • Improved Heat Map view
    • Query waits by time and duration
    • Multiple DB selections including TempDB
  • Bug fixes and enhancements.
June 02, 2015

Updates in V9.1

  • New dashboard widgets to aggregate statistics across multiple instances of Diagnostic Manager repositories.
  • Improved instance overview and heatmap views.
  • New custom reports for top 10 lists.
  • Export and import configuration files that share custom counters, reports and alert templates.
  • Monitor additional SQL Server services.
September 08, 2014

Updates in V8.5

  • Hyper-V Support - Extended virtual support to Hyper-V, providing insight into the performance of your virtual system more effectively. Users can track and monitor Hyper-V specific performance metrics for a complete view of the virtualized server and the physical host.
  • Monitoring and Alerting Enhancements
    • Ability to set up Alert Responses that are triggered after multiple user defined metric thresholds have been breached.
    • Inclusion filters for Query monitors.
  • Tech Preview of the...