Cumulative Update #8 for SQL Server 2017 RTM

The 8th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2017 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: CU8 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4338363 Starting with SQL Server 2017, we are adopting… Read more

Cumulative Update #12 for SQL Server 2014 SP2

The 12th 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: CU12 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4130489 Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 SP2 Latest Cumulative Update:… Read more

Released: Public Preview for SQL Server Management Packs Update (7.0.5.0) and SSRS Management Pack Update (7.0.6.0)

We are getting ready to update the SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services Management Packs. Please install and use this public preview and send us your feedback (sqlmpsfeedback@microsoft.com)! We appreciate the time and effort you spend on these previews which make the final product so much better. Please download at: Microsoft System Center Management Packs… Read more

Cumulative Update #1 for SQL Server 2016 SP2

The 1st cumulative update release for SQL Server 2016 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: CU1 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4135048 Microsoft® SQL Server® 2016 SP2 Latest Cumulative Update:… Read more

Cumulative Update #9 for SQL Server 2016 SP1

The 9th 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: CU9 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4100997 Microsoft® SQL Server® 2016 SP1 Latest Cumulative Update:… Read more

Cumulative Update #7 for SQL Server 2017 RTM

The 7th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2017 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: CU7 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4229789 Starting with SQL Server 2017, we are adopting… Read more

SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 2 (SP2) released !!!

The SQL Server team is excited to bring you the second service pack release for SQL Server 2016! The SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 2 (SP2) contains a rollup of released hotfixes as well as multiple improvements centered around performance, scalability, and supportability based on feedback from customers and the SQL community. These improvements enable… Read more

Cumulative Update #6 for SQL Server 2017 RTM

The 6th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2017 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: CU6 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4101464 Starting with SQL Server 2017, we are adopting… Read more

Released: Microsoft Azure SQL Database Management Pack (7.0.4.0)

We are happy to announce the release of Azure SQL DB Management Pack. You can download the management pack and find a summary of features at: Microsoft System Center Management Pack for Microsoft Azure SQL Database New Features and Fixes Fixed issue: The management pack may stop working due to a conflict of the Azure… Read more

Released: System Center Management Packs for SQL Server 2008-2016 (7.0.4.0)

We are happy to announce that updates to SQL Server Management Packs (2008-2016) have been released. Downloads available: Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server 2016 Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server 2014 Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server (2008-2012) Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server Dashboards Please read… Read more