Cumulative update package 1 for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3

We know this is a bit unusual but we have released the first cumulative update package for SQL Server 2005 SP3 too, this time it will take you to build 9.00.4207.  This CU contains the fixes that are in CU10 & CU11 for Service Pack 2. More information can be found here. Happy holidays!

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SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3

The service pack many people have been waiting for has been released.  Now I need to remember another build number (9.00.4035) 😉Get it here. For those of you who are still on SP2, we also released CU11 for SQL Server 2005 SP2 which will take you to build 9.00.3301.  More info here. Of course all…

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Application and Multi-Server Management Private CTP

For those of you who did not get the chance to attend PASS, there was a great announcement around “Application & Multi-Server Management”.  This will take the management and deployment of your databases to a whole new level!  The key themes for this solution are “Visibility and Control”,  “IT and Development Collaboration” and “Efficiently Manage More…

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PerformancePoint Server 2007 SP2

Service Pack 2 for PerformancePoint Server 2007 has been released.This means we now have full support for SQL Server 2008! More information here.

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SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Technical Reference Guide

Just a quick notification that the SQL Server 2008 version of this wonderful guide is out.If you are looking at upgrading to SQL Server 2008 this is a must read! Get it here.

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Cumulative update package 2 for SQL Server 2008

It has been almost 2 months so here is CU2 for SQL Server 2008 RTM.This time it will take you to build 1779. Check out the details here.

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SQL Server Day

It was a couple of months ago that the people from the Belgian SQL Server User Group came up with the idea to organize a large event focused on SQL Server 2008.  Of course we thought this was a great idea but we also understood that this would not be something that you arrange in a couple…

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SQL Server 2005 SP3 – Beta

The first public beta of Service Pack 3 for SQL Server 2005 is now available for download.  This is obviously for testing purposes only!  If you have feedback please feel free to let us know on Connect.

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Report Builder 2.0 RTM

We are very proud to announce that Report Builder 2.0 is now available for download!Check out the announcement on the RS Team Blog here or go to the download directly. This is a very important release for our BI stack since ad hoc reporting is becoming more and more important these days.  With Report Builder you…

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What happens when I update my partitioning key?

This is a question someone asked me yesterday and if you think about it, this is really a good question. The partitioning function defines on which partition the row will be mapped based on the partitioning column value.  Imagine that you have a table on which you have defined partitioning to make all rows with…

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