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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 25, 2023

Information about Fast Traversal Index Count

Application DBA's and Developers can't verify the usage of FTB and if there has been any CPU reduction or reduction in numer of getpages.

Omegamon have metrics about SQL (SQL count, n/o getpages and CPU). These metrics should also include number of SQL using FTB, number of getpages when using FTB and CPU when using FTB.

Also see similar Idea about Query Monitor:

Needed By Not sure -- Just thought it was cool
  • Admin
    Apr 6, 2023

    Thank you for submitting this enhancement request. While we view all the enhancement requests we receive as valuable and we would like to implement all of them, in an effort to have maximum transparency we are closing the ones that don’t currently appear on our two year product roadmap. While evaluating this requirement, we confirmed these metrics are provided at the subsystem level by Db2, but not at the thread level making association with a query not possible at this time. If Db2 changes, we will be made aware and will evaluate how we might exploit that change in OMEGAMON.