Features and Enhancements in Management Pack for SQL Server Reporting Services

This section covers new functionality and improvements in Management Pack for SQL Server Reporting Services.

June 2022 - 7.0.38.0 RTM

What's New

  • Added a new feature group for the automated population of PBI report services
  • Extended monitoring for PBI report rendering by adding new performance rules – "Working set memory consumed by Power BI Mashup containers (GB)", "Private memory consumed by Power BI Mashup containers (GB)", "Working set memory consumed by Power BI Analysis Services process (GB)", "Private memory consumed by Power BI Analysis Services process (GB)"
  • Added a new 'URL position' override that indicates which URL to use to monitor the availability of the Web service in the "Report manager accessible" and "Web service accessible" monitors
  • Improved rounding of values in alerts from memory-related workflows: "Running SSRS processes consume too much memory" and "Non SSRS-related processes consume too much memory"
  • Updated display strings

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with collecting the wrong performance counter for the "Memory consumed by SSRS Instance" and "Memory consumed by other processes" monitors and for the "Memory consumed by SSRS (GB)" and "Memory consumed by other processes (%)" performance rules
  • Fixed an issue when the 'Install Path' property might not appear in the instance discovery details view
  • Fixed an issue with the failing 'RsProcessMetrics' module in some environments

December 2021 - 7.0.34.0 RTM

What's New

  • Added a new "Failed Subscriptions" monitor that produces alerts if there are any failed Report Subscriptions or Scheduled Refresh Plans
  • Improved alert generation by adding the machine name to the 'Source' path in the alerts view
  • Updated the "Summary Dashboard" view. Now the 'SQL Server Reporting Services' tiles are combined as Instances and Deployments
  • Updated display strings

June 2021 - 7.0.32.0 RTM

What's New

  • Updated the 'Deployments' state view with the 'SSRS Instances' column
  • Updated display strings

December 2020 - 7.0.29.0 RTM

What's New

  • Updated and improved System Center Operations Manager 2019 HTML Dashboards to display SSRS health and alerts
  • Updated alert description for Report Manager Accessible & Web Service Accessible monitors

June 2020 - 7.0.22.0 RTM

What's New

  • Added tasks Start/Stop Reporting Services Windows Service
  • Updated display name of SSRS Deployment object to display AG name as part of it instead of GUID
  • Updated logic of installation detection for local Reporting Services instance to query Windows Registry instead of WMI
  • Improved error handling for cases when error "Process with an Id is not running" is returned
  • Updated display strings

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed false alerting with status code 400 in monitor Report Manager Accessible for SSRS 2016 and PBIRS
  • Fixed alert parameter replacement failure in monitor Report Manager Accessible
  • Fixed issue with accessing DBConnectionString property of PBIRS

December 2019 - 7.0.19.0 CTP

What's New

  • Added support for monitoring SQL Server Reporting Services 2012, 2014, and 2016 in addition to 2017 and up
  • Updated Event Log Collection Target Management Server Discovery to make it use default System Center Operations Manager action profile instead of SQL MP Discovery run as profile
  • Updated display strings

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed NullReferenceException error when Report Server portal being configured to have several ports

April 2019 - 7.0.15.0 RTM

What's New

  • Supported last changes in version-agnostic management pack for SQL Server

January 2019 - 7.0.12.0 RTM

What's New

  • Added support for Power BI Report Server

October 2018 - 7.0.10.0 RTM

What's New

  • Replaced the Core Library in the delivery with the version 7.0.7.0, that version which is delivered with the most recent RTM version of the management pack for SQL Server 2017+
  • Updated the monitoring of Memory Consumption and CPU Usage in order to collect performance data for all subprocesses in addition to the main SSRS service process
  • Updated Summary dashboards
  • Updated display strings

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed minor issues found in the CTP version