While you may not experience issues navigating internal and external pages and websites, extracting reports within your organization may test your patience. If this is the case, you might be dealing with transactions that create bottlenecks or queries that unnecessarily run for long periods.
Very much like the engine in your car, databases function like the engines behind any software applications. Similarly, with passage of time both engine types become slow and under-perform. Many factors can contribute to this under-performance. Examples are: inadequate indexing, chatty applications, complex queries, and others.
Among many techniques used to resolve database related issues, we perform system and application health check, and index tuning to tune and optimize database performance.
If you’re experiencing long wait times for your reports to executes, simple database tuning may resolve the issue.