SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 3 is now Available!!!

The SQL Server team is excited to bring you SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 3 (SP3). SQL Server 2014 SP3 contains 25+ improvements centered around performance, scalability and diagnostics based on the feedback from customers and SQL community. These improvements enable SQL Server 2014 to perform faster and scale out of the box on modern… Read more

Cumulative Update #12 for SQL Server 2017 RTM

The 12th 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: CU12 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4464082 Starting with SQL Server 2017, we are adopting… Read more

Cumulative Update #14 for SQL Server 2014 SP2

The 14th 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: CU14 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4459860 Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 SP2 Latest Cumulative Update:… Read more

Announcing Updates to the Modern Servicing Model for SQL Server

On September 28, 2017 we announced the Modern Servicing Model for SQL Server.  In that announcement, we made reference to two changes in SQL Server 2017 servicing: SQL Server 2017 Cumulative Updates (CU) will be released monthly for the 1st year, and quarterly from then on during Mainstream support phase CU Slipstream Media, similar to… Read more

Released: SSAS and SSRS 2017+ Management Packs (7.0.10.0)

We are happy to announce that Management Packs for SQL Server 2017 Analysis Services and Reporting Services are released. Please download at: Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server 2017+ Analysis Services Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server 2017+ Reporting Services Version Agnostic SSAS and SSRS MPs As you might recall, we introduced… Read more