This section provides general information for the Microsoft SQL Server

Supported Versions and Requirements

The Microsoft SQL Server plugin supports:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005

SQL Server Resources and the vRealize Hyperic Inventory Model

The indented list below illustrates the hierarchy of vRealize Hyperic resource types that map to SQL Server.

  • MsSQL

  • MsSQL Database

In terms of the vRealize Hyperic inventory model:

  • The MsSQL resource type is a "server".

  • The MsSQL Database resource type is a "service". If there are multiple databases running in SQL Server, there will be multiple MsSQL Database services below the MsSQL server instance.