Cumulative Update #1 for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3

Keep your system up to date with the most recent cumulative update package for SQL Server 2005 SP3. This package is only intended for customers who are going to be upgrading from SQL Server 2005 SP2 CU#10 or SP2 CU#11 to SP3.  You will have to install this CU after upgrading to SP3 release to… Read more

SQL Server 2005 SP3 – Released

On Dec 15th 2008, we released the latest Service Pack on SQL Server 2005. In line with the changed strategy presented a while back on this blog, the latest Service Pack for SQL Server 2005 laid more emphasis on supportability, watson and community voted bugs. This Service Pack is available for download from Microsoft Download… Read more

Cumulative Update #11 for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2

Keep your system up to date with the most recent cumulative update package for SQL Server 2005 SP2. This package contains all of the SQL Server 2005 hotfixes that have been released since the initial release of SQL Server 2005 SP2. CU#11 KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958735/en-us Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960485 SQL Server… Read more

Cumulative Update #2 for SQL Server 2008 RTM

Keep your system up to date with the most recent cumulative update package for SQL Server 2008 RTM. This package contains all of the SQL Server 2008 hotfixes that have been released since the initial release of SQL Server 2008. CU#2 KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958186/en-us CU#1 KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956717/en-us Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server:… Read more

SQL Server 2008 Feature Pack, October 2008 goes live

  We have just released SQL Server 2008 Feature Pack Oct! It is a collection of stand-alone install packages that provide additional value for SQL Server 2008. This particular release contains following additional components since SQL Server 2008 RTM:    Components Name Description Microsoft ADOMD.NET ADOMD.NET is a Microsoft .NET Framework object model that enables… Read more

SQL Server 2005 SP3 CTP Release

Here it is! SQL Server 2005 SP3 CTP has been released and can be downloaded from here . This CTP release is meant for testing purposes only. Please use Microsoft Connect and MSDN Forums to provide your vauable feedback on this latest service pack. Nosheen Syed Lead Program Manager SQL Server Sustained Engineering    … Read more

Cumulative Update #10 for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2

Keep your system up to date with the most recent cumulative update package for SQL Server 2005 SP2. This package contains all of the SQL Server 2005 hotfixes that have been released since the initial release of SQL Server 2005 SP2. o    CU#10 KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956854/en-us o    Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935897… Read more

SQL Server 2005 SP3 Coming Soon!

As promised we are working on releasing Service Pack 3 for SQL Server 2005. A Public CTP will be released first and we target the final web release prior to the end of year 2008. The latest service Pack will contain the rollup of all CU’s up until and including CU#9 from SQL Server 2005 SP2 and many… Read more

Cumulative Update #1 for SQL Server 2008 RTM

Keep your system up to date with the most recent cumulative update package for SQL Server 2008 RTM. This package contains all of the SQL Server 2008 hotfixes that have been released since the initial release of SQL Server 2008. CU#1 KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956717/en-us Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935897 Chris WilliamsProgram ManagerSQL… Read more

Cumulative Update #9 for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2

Keep your system up to date with the most recent cumulative update package for SQL Server 2005 SP2. This package contains all of the SQL Server 2005 hotfixes that have been released since the initial release of SQL Server 2005 SP2. CU#9 KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953752/en-us Understanding Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935897 SQL Server… Read more