Buyer's guide: DB performance tools
What to consider before buying database performance monitoring tools
Database performance tools can contribute to optimal system operations by helping you mitigate or prevent performance issues. But before buying any tools, you should have a solid understanding of the key features to consider in evaluating different products.
In this database performance buyer’s guide, Craig S. Mullins (data management strategist) explains:
• What different tools offer
• Considerations for selecting a performance tool (cost, support, number of DBMSes being managed, and metrics over time)