Released: Microsoft Kerberos Configuration Manager for SQL Server v3.1

We are pleased to announce the latest generally-available (GA) of Microsoft Kerberos Configuration Manager for SQL Server. Get it here: Download Microsoft Kerberos Configuration Manager for SQL Server Kerberos authentication provides a highly secure method to authenticate client and server entities (security principals) on a network. To use Kerberos authentication with SQL Server, a Service… Read more

Last Cumulative Update #16 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

The 16th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2012 SP2 is now available for download at the Microsoft Downloads site. Please note that registration is no longer required to download Cumulative updates. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#16 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3205054 Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 SP2 Last Cumulative Update: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=50731… Read more

Cumulative Update #7 for SQL Server 2012 SP3

The 7th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2012 SP3 is now available for download at the Microsoft Downloads site. Please note that registration is no longer required to download Cumulative updates. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#7 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3205051 Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 SP3 Latest Cumulative Update: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=50733… Read more

Cumulative Update #1 for SQL Server 2016 SP1

The 1st cumulative update release for SQL Server 2016 SP1 is now available for download at the Microsoft Downloads site. Please note that registration is no longer required to download Cumulative updates. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#1 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3208177 Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server Microsoft® SQL Server® 2016 SP1 Latest Cumulative Update: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=54613… Read more

Cumulative Update #4 for SQL Server 2016 RTM

The 4th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2016 RTM is now available for download at the Microsoft Downloads site. Please note that registration is no longer required to download Cumulative updates. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#4 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3205052 Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server Microsoft® SQL Server® 2016 RTM Latest Cumulative Update: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=53338… Read more

Released: System Center Management Pack for SQL Server, Replication, AS, RS, Dashboards (6.7.15.0)

We are happy to announce new updates to SQL Server Management Pack family. All Management Packs are available in all 11 languages! Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server enables the discovery and monitoring of SQL Server Database Engines, Databases, SQL Server Agents, and other related components. Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL… Read more

Released: Public Preview for SQL Server vNext Management Pack

We are happy to announce that the brand-new management pack for SQL Server vNext is ready to go. Please install and use this public preview and send us your feedback (sqlmpsfeedback@microsoft.com)! Please download the public preview bits at: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=54535 The most important new features are as follows: X-platform opportunities came true: monitor SQL vNext on… Read more

Cumulative Update #10 for SQL Server 2014 SP1

The 10th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2014 SP1 is now available for download at the Microsoft Downloads site. Please note that registration is no longer required to download Cumulative updates. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#10 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3204399 Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 SP1 Latest Cumulative Update: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51186… Read more

Cumulative Update #3 for SQL Server 2014 SP2

The 3rd cumulative update release for SQL Server 2014 SP2 is now available for download at the Microsoft Downloads site. Please note that registration is no longer required to download Cumulative updates. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#3 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3204388 Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 SP2 Latest Cumulative Update: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=53592… Read more

Released: Public Preview for Microsoft Azure SQL Database Management Pack (6.7.11.0)

We are working on significantly updating the Management Pack for Azure SQL Database. Your feedback on this public preview will improve the quality of the final release. Please install the bits from the download location below and send us your feedback. You can comment on this post or send specific feedback to sqlmpsfeedback@microsoft.com. We are… Read more