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The Global Release Services team within the SQL Server organization is a central team providing a variety of services to one of the biggest development organizations in the world. We drive a lot of processes and business decisions which significantly impa
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The Oracle and Teradata connector V3.0 for SQL Server 2014 Integration Service is now available for download

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 13:37
Dear Customers, The Oracle and Teradata connector V3.0 for SQL Server 2014 Integration Service is now available for download at the Microsoft Download Center. Microsoft SSIS Connectors by Attunity Version 3.0 is a minor release. It supports SQL...(read more)
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Cumulative Update #4 for SQL Server 2014 RTM

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 13:31
Dear Customers, The 4 th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2014 RTM is now available for download at the Microsoft Support site. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#4 KB Article: http://support.microsoft...(read more)
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Report Builder of SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 3 does not launch.

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 17:55
Dear Customers we have discovered a problem with Report Builder that ships with SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 3. If you installed SQL Server 2008 R2, have upgraded it to Service Pack 2 and then applied Service Pack 3, then Report Builder will...(read more)
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SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 4 has released.

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 13:29
Dear Customers, Microsoft SQL Server Product team is pleased to announce the release of SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 4 (SP4). As part of our continued commitment to software excellence for our customers, this upgrade is free and doesn’t...(read more)
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SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 3 has released.

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 13:41
Dear Customers, Microsoft SQL Server Product team is pleased to announce the release of SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 3 (SP3). As part of our continued commitment to software excellence for our customers, this upgrade is free and doesn’t...(read more)
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Cumulative Update #2 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 20:57
Dear Customers, The 2 nd cumulative update release for SQL Server 2012 SP2 is now available for download at the Microsoft Support site. Cumulative Update 2 contains all hotfixes which have been available since the initial release of SQL Server 2012...(read more)
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Cumulative Update #12 for SQL Server 2012 SP1

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 20:56
Dear Customers, The 12 th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2012 SP1 is now available for download at the Microsoft Support site. Cumulative Update 12 contains all the SQL Server 2012 SP1 hotfixes which have been available since the initial...(read more)
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Log reader agent may fail to start on SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 Update version 11.0.3460.0

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:18
Yesterday we have confirmed a SQL transactional replication problem in SQL Server 2012 version 11.0.3460.0 where running a second instance of the log reader agent for a different publication will fail with error “Another logreader agent for the...(read more)
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Cumulative Update #3 for SQL Server 2014 RTM

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:46
Dear Customers, The 3 rd cumulative update release for SQL Server 2014 RTM is now available for download at the Microsoft Support site. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU#3 KB Article: http://support.microsoft...(read more)
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Cumulative Update #1 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 16:59
Dear Customers, The 1 st cumulative update release for SQL Server 2012 SP2 is now available for download at the Microsoft Support site. Cumulative Update 1 contains all hotfixes in the initial release of SQL Server 2012 SP2 as well as all hotfixes...(read more)
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