Quest Foglight for Databases Competitors and Alternatives

The top Quest Foglight for Databases competitors are
  • Quest Spotlight
  • IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager
  • SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer
Read reviews of Quest Foglight for Databases competitors and alternatives
SeniorDB65f8
Real User
Senior DBA with 10,001+ employees
Sep 16 2018

How has it helped my organization?

With Diagnostic Manager what happens is that, when it reaches a certain threshold, it helps us diagnose the issue. For example, disk space: If... more»

What needs improvement?

I wish there were more tools or more you could add. There are some there, out-of-the-box, but if there were many more, with more options, that... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The pricing is reasonable, it's comparable with the competitors.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

When we looked at it we thought the features were good, so we started using it. We do have another similar product that we also use, it's called... more»

What other advice do I have?

If possible do training, or work with the tech support to make sure that you have considered everything and see what the product does before you... more»
Richard Drolet
Real User
Manager of Global Data Center SAP Operations Team at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 18 2016

What is most valuable?

Ability to drill down queries, and wait times using the Query Advice Dashboard.

How has it helped my organization?

We have multiple applications interfacing with our SQL servers, this allowed us to load balance between servers based on performance data... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

We find that the price to value ratio is very good. Much less expensive than other products we were considering.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We migrated from Foglight, we were already vested in SolarWinds products, we really switched because it removed complexity and still gave great... more»

What other advice do I have?

We use this tool constantly, all new projects with new SQL Servers now require a license for SolarWinds DB Analyzer in order to meet high... more»

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