You can install DLM Dashboard on any machine that can talk to your SQL Servers over the network. Make sure that machine has .NET Framework 4.5 (download) installed.
SQL Server 2008, 2008R2, and 2012 are fully supported. There's limited support for SQL Server 2014 and SQL Server 2016.
Download the installer, run it, and follow the instructions.
When installation finishes, make sure that Launch DLM Dashboard 1 on completion is selected, and click Close. DLM Dashboard opens in your default browser at http://localhost:19528/.
If you want to access DLM Dashboard from a different machine to the one it's installed on, use the URL http://<machine name>:19528
If you're prompted, enter your Windows username and password.
You can use DLM Dashboard to monitor up to 40 databases - or 50 if you set up notifications.
When DLM Dashboard opens, the welcome page is displayed:
Click Set up DLM Dashboard. The Configuration page opens.
To add a server:
Click Add server.
If you've already run the setup script on this server, you'll skip step 5.
sysadminpermissions to run the script.
The server you added is listed under Servers.
Once you've added a server, you can add a database.
If you've just added a server:
If you want to add more than 40 databases, setting up notifications will add an extra 10 to your limit.
When you've finished setting up, click Home in the banner. It now looks something like this: