Microsoft SQL Server (MSSQL) Monitoring With Nagios


Nagios XI provides complete monitoring of MSSQL – including availability, database and table sizes, and a number of other key metrics!

The easy to use built-in MSSQL Database Wizard features metrics like:

  • Connection time
  • Database size
  • Log File Usage
  • Active Transactions
  • Transactions Per Second
  • Log Cache Hit Ratio
  • Log Waits
  • Log Growths
  • Log Shrinks
  • Log Truncations
  • Log Flushes Per Second

Nagios XI also includes a MSSQL Server Wizard that allows administrators to gain insight on:

  • Connection Time
  • Buffer Hit Ratio
  • Page Looks
  • Free Pages
  • Target Pages
  • Database Pages
  • Stolen Pages
  • Lazy Writes
  • Read Aheads
  • Page Reads
  • Check Pages
  • Lock Requests
  • Lock Timeouts
  • Deadlocks
  • Lock Waits
  • Page Splits
  • Lock Wait Time
  • Average Wait Time


Implementing effective MSSQL monitoring with Nagios offers the following benefits:

  • Increased application availability
  • Increased database performance
  • Fast detection of database outages, failures, and table corruption
  • Predictive analysis of storage requirements and index performance


These Nagios solutions provide MSSQL monitoring capabilities and benefits:


See Also

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