Database usage statistics

The Get-StoreUsageStatistics cmdlet is new to Exchange 2010 and is designed to be a diagnostic aid for administrators who are concerned about Store performance for a particular mailbox, database, or server. The cmdlet retrieves data about Store activity for an individual mailbox or for all the mailboxes in a database or server to report the amount of server time executed for Store operations over the last 10 minutes. The cmdlet analyzes the mailboxes with the highest TimeInServer value over the last 10 minutes using performance data sampled every second.

The following example retrieves data for the activity in a specific database. In this instance, we see that the time of highest demand was during the “3” sample (three ...

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