Space used by database objects

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This metric reports the total space used by database files in GB. This includes data files but excludes log files. This lets you track the growth of the databases over time so you can be aware of future space requirements. Alternatively, the following T-SQL can be used for SQL Server 2012 and higher: [crayon-5a3293d5914d9551102861/] Read more

Percentage of used log space

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This metric measures the percentage of free space for transaction log files (LDF files). It will also alert you if the amount of free space drops below the specified thresholds. Read more

Large transaction log files

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This metric measures the number of transaction log files that are greater than 10 GB. The associated alert is raised when the number of files exceeds the specified threshold. Read more

Database autogrowth

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This metric measures the number of database autogrowth events (data file or log file) in the last hour. Read more

Database growth steps available

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This metric measures the number of available autogrowth steps for a database, so you can see when they are reduced or increased because something else (e.g. another database) starts or stops taking up space, when storage is added, etc. Read more

Cached pages in TempDB (MB)

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This metric helps a DBA analyze how well TempDB is working on their server. Knowing more about what is stored in it, and by which process, will greatly help diagnose performance issues. Read more

Percentage of database free space

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This metric measures the percentage of database free space - both reserved and unused - to help you manage space requirements more efficiently. For example, you might find this data helps you to correctly estimate file size, so you don't suffer from problems with automatic file growth. Read more

Percentage of used/available database space

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This metric measures the ratio between used database space and total available space, also taking into account current size, maximum size and the amount of free space for each drive. The values collected help you maintain control over the database storage area, and monitor database growth in combination with general space management on a database file's host. Read more

Database file size

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It’s important to measure the growth of databases so you can plan future space requirements, prepare for time periods when heavy volume traffic is expected, and take action in advance to prevent problems such as highly fragmented databases. Read more

Table size (MB)

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This metric is useful if you want to know exactly how much physical space a particular table is taking up, including the size of its indexes. Read more