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    Its dashboards are most valuable. The drill-down of the dashboards is useful.
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    Some customizations of the dashboard, such as having backup reports, would be useful. In terms of additional features, I don't have anything specific in mind. I'm not using it in clustered… more »
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    We use it in our company, and it is used daily. It is primarily for standard monitoring of the databases and various aspects of performance tuning. We are using its latest version.
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    Quest Spotlight ensures peak performance around the clock with unmatched monitoring, diagnosis and optimization of SQL Server environments. Spotlight provides access to the details you need for optimal fitness of your SQL Server databases. Get overviews of health and performance, automated alerts and actions, and mobile device support.
    SentryOne is the most capable, scalable platform for enterprise data performance management, from development through production. We empower Microsoft database professionals with the best solutions for developing, testing, documenting, and monitoring the Microsoft Data Platform.
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    Quest Spotlight is ranked 11th in Database Development and Management with 1 review while SQL Sentry is ranked 20th in Database Development and Management. Quest Spotlight is rated 8.0, while SQL Sentry is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Quest Spotlight writes "Good dashboards, stable, and quick and easy to deploy". On the other hand, Quest Spotlight is most compared with Quest Foglight for Databases, SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer, IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server, Oracle Enterprise Manager and SolarWinds Database Performance Monitor, whereas SQL Sentry is most compared with IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server, SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer, Redgate SQL Toolbelt and Quest Foglight for Databases.

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