sys.dm_hadr_db_threads (Transact-SQL)

The HADR thread telemetry DMVs (sys.dm_hadr_db_threads and sys.dm_hadr_ag_threads) allow users to quickly gain insight into thread usage by Availability Group and by high availability database. Understanding this thread usage is an important benchmark for tuning availability groups.

This DMV reports on thread usage at the availability group database level.

Column name Data type Description
group_id uniqueidentifier Identifier of the availability group to which the database belongs.
ag_db_id uniqueidentifier Identifier of the database within the availability group. This identifier is identical on every replica to which this database is joined.
name nvarchar(128) Name of the database.
num_capture_threads int Number of log capture threads for this database.
num_redo_threads int Number of redo threads for this database.
num_parallel_redo_threads int Number of parallel redo threads for this database.


Requires VIEW SERVER STATE permission on the server.

Permissions for SQL Server 2022 and later

Requires VIEW SERVER PERFORMANCE STATE permission on the server.

See also

Always On Availability Groups Dynamic Management Views and Functions (Transact-SQL)
Always On Availability Groups Catalog Views (Transact-SQL)
Monitor Availability Groups (Transact-SQL)
Always On Availability Groups (SQL Server)