Cheat Sheet

Query Tuning and Index Analysis with SentryOne Plan Explorer

New to SentryOne Plan Explorer or interested in a quick refresher on its powerful query analysis and optimization functionality?

Our Plan Explorer cheat sheet will help you get up to speed fast on the key features, metrics, and display options available in the tool, including:

  • Color, costing, and layout options for execution plan diagrams

  • Live query profiling and replay

  • Index scoring

  • Tuning history, query duration, and query changes over time

  • Integrated wait statistics and statistics I/O

  • Index statistics and histogram

  • Compiled and runtime metrics for query parameters

  • Additional warnings and alarms not found in SSMS

  • And more


 

Take a closer look at Plan Explorer's robust query tuning and index analysis capabilities—download this cheat sheet today.