In closing our coverage of the data collection platform, let's take a look at the standard reports. Each of these can be accessed in SQL Server Management Studio by right-clicking Data Collection and choosing Reports > Management Data Warehouse. The data shown in the resultant report will be filtered for the server from which the report was run. Let's start with the Disk Usage Summary report.
The initial view of the Disk Usage Summary report, as shown in figure 15.9, presents a view of each database's disk usage within the instance.