Monitoring Hard Drive Space

QL Server version 7.0 +

This script monitors available disk space for the specified drive.
If a drive name is not specified in @drivename parameter the
usp_dba_diskspace_monitor stored procedure will check all drives against a space limit (MB) passed through @spacelimit parameter.
If available disk space is less then @spacelimit an alert gets raised and sent to an operator.

A schedules job ‘# DBA – Monitor Disk Space’ allows you to automate the
monitoring. The run schedule can be modified according to DBA’s

The diskspace_monitor.sql script consist of:

  • create a new message
  • create a new alert
  • stored procedure ‘usp_dba_diskspace_monitor’
  • scheduled job

Download diskspace_monitor.SQL

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