SolarWinds to Showcase Database Management Solutions at Microsoft Ignite 2021

SolarWinds to Showcase Database Management Solutions at Microsoft Ignite 2021

AUSTIN, Texas – February 23, 2021 –SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its participation at Microsoft Ignite® 2021, March 2 – 4, 2021. SolarWinds will provide a preview of its expanding suite of database performance management solutions and deliver database migration best practices from leading Microsoft® Data Platform experts—SolarWinds Head Geeks Thomas LaRock and Kevin Kline.

 "Since we added SentryOne to the family, we've been diligently updating our suite of database management solutions to meet the needs of nearly everyone who manages databases—from the 'accidental DBA' to applications teams and dedicated Microsoft Data Professionals," said David Gardiner, president, IT Operations Management, SolarWinds. "We're excited to share our progress with Microsoft Ignite attendees and feature what we believe is some of the broadest coverage for database management regardless of the database platform or where the database resides."

 Visit the SolarWinds Virtual Booth

SolarWinds product experts will be available at the SolarWinds virtual booth to showcase the company's comprehensive suite of on-premises and cloud-native database management solutions, highlighting the depth and breadth of support SolarWinds can offer for organizations' Microsoft data estate and those migrating to Microsoft Azure®.

SolarWinds® solutions on display include:

  • Database Performance Analyzer: Offers SQL query performance monitoring, wait time analysis, and tuning with down-to-the-second, detailed data and anomaly detection.
  • Database Performance Monitor: Provides database performance monitoring and optimization for traditional, open-source, and cloud-native databases.
  • SQL Sentry®: Delivers database performance monitoring for the Microsoft Data Platform with proven scalability, fast root cause analysis, and visibility across the data estate.

Visit the SolarWinds virtual booth to meet with an expert.

Join the Discussion 

SolarWinds Head Geeks Thomas LaRock and Kevin Kline will participate in a speaking session on "Steps for a Successful Database Migration," available on-demand to registrants. The session will review how to explore data, gather the right performance metrics, track costs going forward, share tools to accelerate migration, and provide tips to help ensure a smooth process.  

Thomas LaRock is a Head Geek at SolarWinds and a Microsoft Certified Master, Microsoft Data Platform MVP, VMware® vExpert, and former Microsoft Certified Trainer. He has over 20 years' experience in the IT industry in roles including programmer, developer, analyst, and database administrator. 

Kevin Kline is also a SolarWinds Head Geek and 13-time Microsoft Data Platform MVP. He has over 30 years of experience in the database and software industry and is a noted leader and speaker in the SQL Server® community.

About the SolarWinds Database Performance Management

SolarWinds top-rate, scalable database performance monitoring and optimization solutions are designed to deliver insights into database health, pinpoint performance issues in minutes and help inform business decisions. They support all leading relational, traditional, open-source, and cloud-native databases, and help monitor, analyze, and tune databases from a single pane of glass.

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About SolarWinds

SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI) is a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software. Our products give organizations worldwide—regardless of type, size, or complexity—the power to monitor and manage their IT services, infrastructures, and applications; whether on-premises, in the cloud, or via hybrid models. We continuously engage with technology professionals—IT service and operations professionals, DevOps professionals, and managed services providers (MSPs)—to understand the challenges they face in maintaining high-performing and highly available IT infrastructures and applications. The insights we gain from them, in places like our THWACKcommunity, allow us to solve well-understood IT management challenges in the ways technology professionals want them solved. Our focus on the user and commitment to excellence in end-to-end hybrid IT management has established SolarWinds as a worldwide leader in solutions for network and IT service management, application performance, and managed services. Learn more today at

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