April 2013 Cumulative Updates for SQL Server 2008 R2

Today Microsoft released new cumulative updates for SQL Server 2008 R2. SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 Cumulative Update # 12 KB Article: KB #2828727 7 fixes listed at time of publication Build number is 10.50.2874 Relevant for @@VERSION 10.50.2500 through 10.50.2873 SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 […]

SQL Server 2012 Cumulative Update #7 is available!

The SQL Server team has released CU #7 for SQL Server 2012 RTM. KB article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2823247 Build # is 11.0.2405 This build has 17 fixes Relevant for builds 11.0.2100 -> 11.0.2404. Do not attempt to install on SQL Server 2012 SP1 (any build >= 11.0.3000) or any previous version. 

SQL Intersection slide decks

I gave two talks at the SQL Intersection conference this week in Las Vegas. One was my Bad Habits & Best Practices session, and the other is a new one discussing advantages to upgrading to SQL Server 2012 even if you're not using Enterprise Edition. The decks and code samples […]