Database-GUYS Inc. Releases SQL-GUY Version 2.2 To Accelerate IBM
SPENCERPORT, NY - (February 12, 2001) -
Database-GUYS Inc. announced today the availability of version 2.2 of
SQL-GUY, the precision performance management tool for DB2®
Universal Database for UNIX that provides instantaneous real-time analysis of
the most costly SQL statements in any workload mix. SQL-GUY 2.2 introduces
unattended initialization and termination of SQL-GUY Monitor Agents as well as
Global Statement filtering, permitting more rapid detection of the causes of
With version 2.2, SQL-GUY Monitor Agents can be started from
a command line, allowing automated unattended execution. Additionally, SQL-GUY
2.2 contains Global Statement filtering, which allows database administrators to
identify the SQL statements that access specified tables. Other features of this
release include the ability to do ascending and descending sorts on any field,
as well as faster processing of dynamic SQL statements.
"Often the primary culprits of slow application performance are SQL
statements having exorbitantly high execution costs," says Scott Hayes,
president and founder of Database-GUYS Inc. "SQL-GUY 2.2 accelerates
identification of SQL that may be hindering application speed. At one customer
site, the advanced performance capabilities of SQL-GUY 2.2 helped the DBA team
reduce Siebel 2000 batch EIM processing time by 75 to 80 percent within 24 hours
of installing the tool."
"DB2 is the fastest, most scalable database on the market," says Jim Kelly, vice
president of marketing, Data Management Solutions Division at IBM. "The
combination of DB2 and SQL-GUY from Database-GUYS Inc. provides users with the
ability to increase DB2's record-setting performance."
SQL-GUY (U.S. Patent Pending) is ready to help IBM DB2 for UNIX customers
achieve remarkable success. Interested parties should contact Database-GUYS Inc.
directly at 1-877-4DB-GUYS (toll-free in the US) or 1-716-349-2450
(international) or visit the company's Web site at http://www.Database-GUYS.com
to inquire about the tools or download a free trial. Database-GUYS Inc. is
located at 36 Walnut Hill Drive, Spencerport, NY 14559, and the fax numbers are
877-225-4452 (toll-free in the US) or 1-208-279-7041 (international).
Database-GUYS Inc. is a privately held corporation
providing performance management tools for DB2 UDB UNIX. The
Database-GUYS team of performance management tools includes:
Wise-GUY, which handles database monitoring and tuning; SQL-GUY,
which provides instantaneous real-time analysis of the most costly SQL
statements in any workload mix; Pool-GUY, which monitors bufferpools and
automates their tuning; Space-GUY, which helps assure database
availability by monitoring tablespace utilization and performance; and
Connection-MINER, which helps users understand how database resources are
being used and by whom, providing a basis for calculating chargebacks and
The Database-GUYS logo, Database-GUYS, Wise-GUY,
Space-GUY, Connection-MINER, and SQL-GUY are trademarks of Database-GUYS Inc.
All other product and company names referenced herein are used for
identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective