March 2015 Cumulative Updates for SQL Server 2012

Microsoft has released Cumulative Updates for SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 and Service Pack 2. Note that RTM is no longer supported and you should be moving to the SP2 branch soon. SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 Cumulative Update #15 KB #3038001 Build #11.0.3487 1 fix (1 public) […]

SQL Server 2014 Cumulative Update #6 is available!

Microsoft has released Cumulative Update #6 for SQL Server 2014. This update fixes a few important issues exposed in Cumulative Update #5; see this blog post for some more information about those issues. KB Article: KB #3031047 64 fixes total (55 fixes listed publicly at time of publication)  Build number […]

Out-of-band query compile hotfix for SQL Server 2014

Last week, Microsoft released an out-of-band hotfix to resolve an issue surrounding excessive RESOURCE_SEMAPHORE_QUERY_COMPILE waits. If you are experiencing this issue, or if you are diligent about applying the most recent hotfixes, you should apply this fix. You will need to enable trace flag 6498 in order to benefit from […]

November 2014 Cumulative Updates for SQL Server 2012

Microsoft has released Cumulative Updates for SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 and Service Pack 2. Note that RTM is no longer supported and you should be moving to the SP2 branch soon. SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 Cumulative Update #13 KB #3002044 Build #11.0.3482 13 fixes (10 public) […]

SQL Server 2014 Cumulative Update #4 is available!

Microsoft has released Cumulative Update #4 for SQL Server 2014. KB Article: KB #2999197 66 fixes total (54 fixes listed publicly at time of publication), including several fixes for Management Studio. Build number is 12.0.2430 Relevant for @@VERSION 12.0.2000 through 12.0.2429

SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 4 is available!

Microsoft has released the final Service Pack (SP4) for SQL Server 2008. Build # 10.00.6000 KB Article: KB #2979596 (Download) 6 public fixes, including important security fixes from MS14-044 Relevant for builds < 10.00.6000 NOT for SQL Server 2008 R2 (10.50.xxxx) Once more, this is the last service pack for […]

SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 3 is available!

Microsoft has released a final service pack for SQL Server 2008 R2: Service Pack 3. The build # is 10.50.6000.34 and you can download it here. This is essentially a rollup of all of the fixes from the 13 cumulative updates for this branch (if you want to get a […]

September 2014 Cumulative Updates for SQL Server 2012

The SQL Server team has released two cumulative updates for SQL Server 2012. SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 2 Cumulative Update #2 KB Article: KB #2983175 Build # is 11.0.5548 Currently there are 50 public fixes listed (52 total)  Relevant for builds 11.0.5058 -> 11.0.5547. Do not attempt to install […]

SQL Server 2014 Cumulative Update #3 is Available

Microsoft has released Cumulative Update #3 for SQL Server 2014. Important! This Cumulative Update includes MS14-044, which I blogged about here and also mention here. KB Article: KB #2984923 32 fixes listed publicly at time of publication (40 total) Build number is 12.0.2402 Relevant for @@VERSION 12.0.2000 through 12.0.2401 As a […]