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Microsoft Azure SQL Database

Published and supported by New Relic Platform Team


  • Capture performance and usage data about your SQL Azure databases to inform insights and improve troubleshooting.

  • Key real-time metrics provide an overview of your databases and detailed measurements about memory usage, connections, network I/O, and file I/O.


  • Overview: SQL load, current requests, session count, network I/O

  • Service Interruption Events: Excessive log or memory usage, number of deadlocks, number of firewall blocked connections

  • Recompiles: SIngle use and multiple use objects

  • Wait States: Percentage of time by Type


To use this plugin, you must have:

  1. Windows 7/Server 2008 or later
  2. A SQL Azure instance
  3. .NET 3.5 or later
  4. A New Relic account

Installation information

  • New Relic Platform Installer The New Relic Platform Installer (NPI) is a simple, lightweight command line tool that helps you easily download, configure and manage New Relic Platform Plugins and the recommended way of installing this plugin. To install the plugin via NPI, scroll to the 'Installation' section below. If you're interested in learning more simply go to our forum category (

  • Alternative Installation Options Manual Install (Non-Standard) To learn more about alternate options for installing this plugin, check out the Plugin's README file on Github:


Plugin support or troubleshooting assistance is available by clicking the "Support site" link in the upper right-hand corner of the page, or go directly to

The source code is available on GitHub ( for full review. New Relic's Microsoft SQL Server plugin is offered under the MIT license.

The Microsoft Azure SQL Database plugin extends the power of New Relic's monitoring capabilities.

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