ClearTrace Supports SQL Server 2008 R2

It was a long time coming and I hope worth the wait.  If you have SQL Server 2008 R2 installed on the same box as ClearTrace and you download the latest ClearTrace build (36) you’ll be able to read SQL Server 2008 R2 traces.  I also fixed a bug…

An online version of ClearTrace

When I visit clients for the first time and conduct a performance review I introduce them to ClearTrace. It’s still the best way I know to identify exactly which queries are consuming the most resources.  The downside is that it needs to be downloaded and create a database to…

ClearTrace 2008.34

It seems like all I post anymore is ClearTrace releases.  I guess that’s not a bad thing. The next build is available. This is the full release of the multi-user functionality.  In earlier versions all I cared about was performance.  I did everything I could to make it as…

ClearTrace Multi-User Beta

I originally envisioned ClearTrace as a service that could run in the background and process trace files.  As I wrote more and more code the service and command-line versions weren’t kept up to date.  I kept adding more and more caching to improve performance.  That had the unfortunate side…