Posts Tagged ‘enterprise’

mentioned in Sun press release today

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

I see that Sun prominently quoted one of our Engineers in their recent press release for Query Analyzer (Quan).  He’s a bit embarrassed by the attention, but his quote is spot on… Quan is a really solid and useful product.

Of course, there is nothing there that you can’t get by combining various tools like mysqlsla, innotop, mysqlreport and spending some time in analysis.  What Quan adds is making the information readily available, and letting someone without expert level skill quickly find pain points in the application by looking at basic things like rows analyzed, time spent, and number of executions.

This is of course some overhead from the agent process, but RAM is cheap compared to the benefit that in my opinion this tool provides