THE SQL Server Blog Spot on the Web

Welcome to SQLblog.com - The SQL Server blog spot on the web Sign in | |
in Search

Aaron Bertrand

Aaron is a senior consultant for SQL Sentry, Inc., makers of performance monitoring and event management software for SQL Server, Analysis Services, and Windows. He has been blogging here at sqlblog.com since 2006, focusing on manageability, performance, and new features; has been a Microsoft MVP since 1997; tweets as @AaronBertrand; and speaks frequently at user group meetings and SQL Saturday events.

April 2013 Cumulative Updates for SQL Server 2008 R2

Today Microsoft released new cumulative updates for SQL Server 2008 R2.

SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 Cumulative Update # 12
  • KB Article: KB #2828727
  • 7 fixes listed at time of publication
  • Build number is 10.50.2874
  • Relevant for @@VERSION 10.50.2500 through 10.50.2873

SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 Cumulative Update # 6
  • KB Article: KB #2830140
  • 13 fixes listed at time of publication
  • Build number is 10.50.4279
  • Relevant for @@VERSION 10.50.4000 through 10.50.4278


My usual disclaimer: these updates are NOT for SQL Server 2008 (or SQL Server 2012). Only apply to systems where SELECT @@VERSION returns 10.50.xxxx, where xxxx is >= 2500. If xxxx < 2500, you need to start thinking about getting off the RTM branch. And based on the number of fixes making it into the SP2 updates, you might consider abandoning SP1, too, if possible...
 
 

Published Monday, April 15, 2013 3:00 PM by AaronBertrand

Comment Notification

If you would like to receive an email when updates are made to this post, please register here

Subscribe to this post's comments using RSS

Comments

 

Aaron Bertrand said:

In April, Microsoft released two cumulative updates for SQL Server 2008 R2 ( I blogged about them here

June 17, 2013 2:00 PM

Leave a Comment

(required) 
(required) 
Submit

About AaronBertrand

...about me...

This Blog

Syndication

Powered by Community Server (Commercial Edition), by Telligent Systems
  Privacy Statement