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  • Comparing multiple plans in SQL Sentry Plan Explorer

    I’ve seen the question a few times now: “How do I compare two plans side-by-side in Plan Explorer?” Management Studio allows you to view multiple graphical plans that are visible simultaneously, either by generating plans for every statement in a batch, or by generating plans in separate query windows and then splitting the panes. However, at ...
    Posted to Aaron Bertrand (Weblog) by AaronBertrand on January 6, 2012
  • Getting graphical ShowPlans back in SQL Server 2008 R2

    For those of you using the SQL Server 2008 R2 version of Management Studio, and have applied Service Pack 1, you have probably noticed that clicking on a ShowPlan in grid results no longer shows the graphical plan, but rather opens a new window with the raw XML. For example, running the following query: SELECT TOP (5) ...
    Posted to Aaron Bertrand (Weblog) by AaronBertrand on October 28, 2011
  • SQL Sentry Plan Explorer v1.3

    On Friday, we published a new version of our free query plan analysis tool, SQL Sentry Plan Explorer. As noted in the change list, we've added a couple of important features. SQL Server 2012 support With a whole slew of changes to the showplan schema in Denali, we've added operators and columns to reflect these changes. For example, you will ...
    Posted to Aaron Bertrand (Weblog) by AaronBertrand on October 25, 2011
  • A demo kit for SQL Sentry Plan Explorer

    Plan Explorer is a free application from SQL Sentry, designed to make execution plan analysis faster and easier. It was developed in response to customer demand for deeper query analysis, but was originally intended only for the paid version of the software. When the team realized how useful the tool could actually be, they decided to ...
    Posted to Aaron Bertrand (Weblog) by AaronBertrand on September 13, 2011
  • SQL Sentry Plan Explorer : New release and an SSMS add-in

    Today we released a new build of SQL Sentry Plan Explorer. The build # is 6.2.34 and you can download it from the usual location. Plan Explorer Changes The updates in this release include the following: A new ''Check for Updates'' feature accessible via the Help menu: Other new additions to the Help menu: Enable/disable the ...
    Posted to Aaron Bertrand (Weblog) by AaronBertrand on August 3, 2011
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