After working on SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2 for the past 9 months, I am elated to see it be officially released to the web. This service pack will not only address the most common bugs reported from customers, but it also introduces some cool new functionality. I am meeting with Kimberly Tripp today to show her some of the cool scenarios that are now possible with SP2.
SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2:
Two new downloads will be added to the feature pack soon:
SQL Server 2005 Best Practices Analyzer CTP
Performance Dashboard Reports
Paul A. Mestemaker II
Microsoft SQL Server Manageability