Open the monitoring tab

  1. Direct your web browser to http://app.spotlightcloud.io.
  2. Sign in using your Quest account if required. You have already signed in if you see your profile icon Account Profile in the top right corner of the screen. If you see a Sign in link then you need to sign in.
  3. Click Monitoring.

Heatmap page

The initial Spotlight Cloud monitoring page is the heatmap. The Heatmap answers the question: Which monitored connections require the most urgent attention? See Heatmap.

Heatmap

Alarms page

Use the Alarms page to comprehensively inquire into outstanding alarms. See the Alarms Page.

The Alarms page

Overview page

A Spotlight overview page captures the performance of a single monitored connection. Flows and components are updated in real time to highlight obvious bottlenecks and problem areas and color coded to indicate when an alarm is raised. See Spotlight Overview pages.

Spotlight Overview page for SQL Server

Billing and Subscriptions

Your organization’s initial subscription to Spotlight Cloud is Trial Professional. Trial Professional

Your organization’s subscription determines the features you have access to. To compare the features of Spotlight Cloud Basic and Spotlight Cloud Professional, see compare plans and pricing.

At the end of your organization’s Trial Professional subscription period your subscription will be reduced to Spotlight Cloud Basic. For further options and to manage your Spotlight Cloud subscription see Billing & Subscriptions.

Configure Settings for your Spotlight Cloud Organization

A Spotlight Cloud Organization was created with your Quest Account. The organization allows you and your colleagues to share monitoring data and Spotlight Cloud privileges.

The locally installed Spotlight Cloud Diagnostic Server App is used to configure the Spotlight Cloud Diagnostic Server and monitoring settings such as for alarms and alarm actions and to add and remove monitored connections. Learn more about the Spotlight Cloud Diagnostic Server App