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    The following notes describe updates to AppDynamics Database Visibility, which gives you end-to-end visibility on the performance of your database.

    If an artifact has been updated, the version number of the updated artifact and its availability date are listed below. The version number corresponds to that shown on the download portal (http://download.appdynamics.com).

    The most recent releases appear at the top of the page.

    4.5.15 Updates

    October 17, 2019

    Enhancements

    • Controllers now support Total Lock Time (total time for which the database is in the lock state in seconds) which is an Additional Metric Support in Metric Browser. The supportable databases are DB2/MS-SQL/Sybase ASE/Oracle.

    4.5.14 Updates

    September 20, 2019

    Enhancements

    • You can now view the DTU metrics for Azure using DTU Utilisation chart available on the dashboard.

    4.5.13 Updates

    August 23, 2019

    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-5300SSL error is displayed when connecting to Oracle Cluster with the TNS style connection url
    DBMON-5112

    User with view permissions to Collector and Database application is unable to view custom metric tab data but able to view the custom metric data when using metric browser

    DBMON-5385Object browser does not work when connection parameter is set through a Custom JDBC Connection String
    DBMON-5347Unable to monitor Sybase database when Db-agent sends more than 23-character application name to the database
    DBMON-5549WaitStates Info shows "No data to display"on Query Details Page for 4.5.13 Controller

    4.5.12 Updates

    July 18, 2019

    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-5012Upgraded the logger version to avoid occasional deadlocks
    DBMON-5079DBAgent throws errors when trying to capture CPU metrics
    DBMON-4915Fixes PostgreSQL DB version detection for unexpected values
    DBMON-4995Intermittent Controller connection issue happens inside DB Agent

    4.5.11 Updates

    June 20, 2019

    Enhancements

    • Snapshot correlation is now available for .NET applications and their relational database backends.
    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-5020MongoDB nodes stop with "server session pool is open" error until Database Agent is restarted
    DBMON-5014MongoDB agent stops working when hardware monitoring is enabled
    DBMON-4967Conflicts occur with Oracle driver 7 when trying to connect with Oracle db

    4.5.10 Updates

    May 16, 2019

    Enhancements

    • The Database agent collects query stats if pg_stat_statement module is installed in PostgreSQL database version 9.0 and above.
    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-4820Blocking sessions feature does not work with the dbagent.use.snap.view.for.monitoring=true system property to run Snapshot queries for db2 v9.7 or above collectors
    DBMON-4567Search in Database Agents tab should be case-insensitive
    Known Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-5020MongoDB nodes stop with "server session pool is open" error until Database Agent is restarted

    4.5.9 Updates

    April 18, 2019

    Enhancements

    • You can now view query and block duration details of a session under Blocking Sessions > Session Details.
    • For a Couchbase collector, you can view the names of the top 200 buckets and statistics through the newly added Buckets Window. See Database Buckets Window for details.
    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-4631Database agent gets stuck when new collectors are added to an agent as child processes expand in number

    4.5.8 Updates

    March 25, 2019

    Enhancements

    You can add a new JDBC connection property or edit an existing property for databases using Connection Properties option added to the Create New Collector window. You can choose to show or hide the value of a JDBC connection property. The Connection Properties field is enabled for all relational databases and disabled for Couchbase and MongoDB. See Database Collectors.

    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-4434Silent mode installation for db-agent windows service

    4.5.7 Updates

    Version 4.5.7.1127 – February 21, 2019

    Enhancements

    • Azure SQL Managed Instance is a supported platform for AppDynamics Database Visibility.
    • Configure Microsoft SQL Server Collectors to monitor an Azure SQL Managed Instance and collect all the supported information. You can view all the events related to Azure SQL Managed Instance and SQL-specific features in Azure SQL. See Configure Microsoft SQL Server Collectors
    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary
    DBMON-4396Query statistics spike once every 12 hours for DB2, SQL Server, and Oracle with database agent versions above 4.4.4
    DBMON-4206Database Agent is visible in the Controller UI even after the process is killed

    4.5.6 Updates

    Version 4.5.6.1024 – January 23, 2019

    Enhancements
    • The Database Visibility Dashboard introduces an Applications tab that lists out applications and the time spent by an application on MongoDB 3.4 and above. See Database Applications Window
    Resolved Issues
    Key
    Summary

    DBMON-3971

    Test Query is disabled by default on the Create Custom Metric window
    DBMON-4297No data found on the Custom Dashboard for PostgreSQL Server Statistics metrics
    DBMON-4327When a deep link URL is shared, Custom Dashboard with Analytics Widget fails to authenticate the user

    4.5.5 Updates

    Version 4.5.5.985 – November 29, 2018

    Enhancements
    • You can now test the results of a Custom Metric query using the Test Query in the Custom Metric Creation dialog.
    Resolved Issues
    KeySummary
    DBMON-3969Error in UI while saving custom metric in Database monitoring, available/selected databases list for "these specific databases" is empty
    DBMON‑4217Compatibility between DB Agent pre-4.3.4 and controller post-4.5.2 is broken
    DBMON-4239Data collector for Mongo database does not collect information; log displays class cast exception

    4.5.4 Updates

    November 20, 2018

    Enhancements 
    • The following MongoDB metrics are now supported: 
      • Replication_MyState
      • OplogTimeDiff_in_sec
      • Oplog_Size
      • Oplog_Max_Size

      For more information, see Database Monitoring Metrics.
    • The following REST call allows you to get a list of monitored database servers: GET /controller/rest/databases/servers. For more information, see Database Visibility API.
    • The Database Visibility artifact now includes a script that you can run to install the Database Agent as a Windows Service. 
    Resolved Issues
    KeySummary
    DBMON‑3382REST API rest/databases/collectors returns licensesUsed=0
    DBMON-3236Hardware statistics on memory used for Oracle database server are not reported
    DBMON-4112Fields in "Select" statements for creating custom metrics cannot contain HTML or special characters
    DBMON-4052Custom Events are being generated from empty result sets

    4.5.2 Updates

    Version 4.5.2.818 – September 27, 2018

    Enhancements 
    • The secure credential store utility file (scs-api.jar) is now replaced with scs-tool.jar.
    Resolved Issues
    KeySummary
    DBMON‑3376Downloaded SQL plan is not valid XML
    DBMON-3397'CONCAT' is not a recognized built-in function name for MSSQL
    DBMON-3856Credential encryption utility jar missing in dbagent latest version
    DBMON-3895Each Couchbase collector should consume one license per node

    4.5.1 Updates

    Version 4.5.1.732 – September 5, 2018

    Resolved Issues
    KeySummary
    DBMON‑3143The value of Storage on DB server and the value of Storage at ObjectBrowser do not match and displays zero in UI
    DBMON-3371Controller upgrade to 4.5 fails on DBMON schema migration when there is no internet connection

    4.5.0 Updates

    July 11, 2018

    Enhancements
    • Couchbase monitoring is now supported.
    • Custom query metric improvements: you can specify a custom query that you want Database Visibility to issue at regular intervals. The results are collected in a custom metric.
    • Parameter change tracking enhancement: you can view the changes to database configuration parameters over time.
    • Export collectors enhancement: you can export database collector data into a CSV file.
    • Snapshot correlation enhancement: you can view the queries that were issued by each business transaction.
    • Generic Cluster Support: better support for groups of databases, or database clusters, including primary/replica, and other replication technologies as well as sharded architectures. AppDynamics Database Visibility now allows you to group configurations under a single Collector, providing enhanced configuration and visualization within the UI.
    Resolved Issues
    KeySummary
    DBMON-2943Posgres Collector is unable to navigate to databases section from Object Browser
    DBMON-2953DB Agent 4.4.2 fails to start with SQL Server collector when Windows authentication is enabled
    DBMON‑2977MSSQL Collector stops reporting data after 9 minutes
    DBMON-3068Getting permission exception while exporting grid data on the query detail page.