Virtual CISO
Jun16

Database Monitoring

Databases are a fundamental component of all information frameworks and are utilised alike by all businesses for saving critical business data. Hence, the overall health of a database system is of immediate importance for any database administrator. Finding database issues in time can help the application remain healthy and accessible. Without solid monitoring in place, database outages can go unnoticed until it is too late, and the business is losing money and customers. System administrators generally deploy database management or monitoring tools to help facilitate in keeping all performance metrics in check.

Top five best practices for proactively monitoring database performance are:

  • Monitor Availability and Resource Consumption
  • Measure and Compare Throughput
  • Monitor Expensive Queries
  • Track Database Changes
  • Monitor Logs

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