Monitoring the memory (RAM) usage of your database server is very important. There are a number of factors that can cause all your memory to be consumed. This is why you should monitor memory usage on a regular basis.
In this recipe, we will use Reliability and Performance Monitor to capture memory (RAM)-related usage statistics.
Before starting the recipe, it's important for you to know how to interpret the values of the following performance counters that we will be using in this example: