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Status Not under consideration
Components Data Server Manager
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 24, 2020

Increase concurrency when using the Index Advisor

When running tuning jobs that use the Index Advisor, other users are unable to run tuning jobs at the same time. Our organization has over 100 DBAs, close to 1000 developers and thousands of databases. It is expected that multiple DBAs will need to run tuning jobs at the same time. Long running tuning jobs impact the ability of other DBAs to perform their work as tuning jobs must run serially.

Needed by Date Nov 24, 2020
  • Guest
    Apr 7, 2021

    Hello, we will not be implementing this feature in DSM, but we'll consider this for future tuning capabilities.

    Thank you,

    Maryia