Data-Tier Application Package

DacPac

Data-Tier Application Package (DacPac) is a logical schema definition package that contains all database objects in one single file.

You can read more abot DacPac in Microsoft Docs‚Äč

All SQLWATCH installations are based on DacPacs and each SQLWATCH GitHub Release contains the necessary Packages:

Package

Description

SQLWATCH.dacpac

The SQLWATCH database including reference data and Agent Jobs

master.dacpac

Required for the deployment to validate internal references to the master database. The master database WILL NOT be affected in anyway.

msdb.dacpac

Required for the deployment to validate internal references to the msdb database but the msdb database WILL NOT be affected in anyway.