2 New Things in SSMS 17.2 – I Think You’ll Like.

  • QueryStoreUI reports now supports additional metrics (RowCount, DOP, CLR Time etc.) from sys.query_store_runtime_stats.
  • Performance Dashboard server report now available as a default report:
    • Can connect to SQL Server 2008 and newer versions.
    • Missing indexes sub-report uses scoring to assist in identifying most useful indexes.
    • Historical wait stats sub-report now aggregates waits by category. Idle and sleep waits filtered out by default.
    • New Historical latches sub-report.


  • General improvements around support for SQL Server on Linux:
    • Database Mail node is back
    • Addressed some issues related to paths
    • Activity Monitor stability improvements
    • Connection Properties dialog displays the correct platform


Download SSMS 17.2 now!





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