SQL Server Latest Updates (Jun. 2017)

Directly from the SQL Server Release Service blog, here the latest updates for SQL Server 2012 and 2017:

SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 4

(SQL Server 2012 SP4 will be released next month in September 2017 and a release announcement with detailed information on improvements will be shared at the time of the release.)

SQL Server 2017 & Replication Management Pack CTP 4

Stay Tuned! 🙂

SQL Server Latest Updates (Jan. 2017)

Directly from the SQL Server Release Service blog, here the latest updates for SQL Server 2012 and 2016:

Cumulative Update #7 for SQL Server 2012 SP3

Cumulative Update #16 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

Cumulative Update #1 for SQL Server 2016 SP1

Cumulative Update #4 for SQL Server 2016 RTM

and then, SQL Server vNext Management Pack!

Stay Tuned! 🙂

SQL Server Latest Updates (Nov./Dec. 2016)

Directly from the SQL Server Release Service blog, here the latest updates for SQL Server 2012, 2014 and 2016:

Cumulative Update #6 for SQL Server 2012 SP3

Cumulative Update #15 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

Cumulative Update #3 for SQL Server 2014 SP2

Cumulative Update #10 for SQL Server 2014 SP1

Cumulative Update #3 for SQL Server 2016 RTM

and then, SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 1!

Stay Tuned! 🙂

SQL Server Latest Updates (Jul. 2016)

Directly from the SQL Server Release Service blog, here the latest updates for SQL Server 2012, 2014 and 2016:

Cumulative Update #13 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

Cumulative Update #4 for SQL Server 2012 SP3

Cumulative Update #1 for SQL Server 2016 RTM

SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2 is available here!

The SQL Server Management Studio July release here.

Starting from the 13 of July, you can use the Basic Installer for SQL Server 2016 Express, Developer and Evaluation Editions. As Microsoft says “With three clicks, you can get a default installation of these editions and have SQL Server installed in a manner of minutes.

The following pictures show what you are going to see while installing those SQL Server editions through the Basic Installer:

Stay Tuned! 🙂

SQL Server Latest Updates (May. 2016)

Directly from the SQL Server Release Service blog, here the latest updates for SQL Server 2014 SP1 and SQL Server 2012 SP2 e SP3:

Refreshed Cumulative Update #6 for SQL Server 2014 SP1 (previously deprecated CU here)

Cumulative Update #3 for SQL Server 2012 SP3

Cumulative Update #12 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

SQL Server 2005 is end of life. The SQL Server 2005 upgrade options are here.

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SQL Server Latest Updates (Mar. 2016)

Directly from the SQL Server Release Service blog, here the latest updates for SQL Server 2012 SP2 and SP3:

Cumulative Update #2 for SQL Server 2012 SP3

Cumulative Update #11 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

You can download the latest preview of SQL Server Management Studio here.

Additionally, downloads of new useful tools are available:

Stay Tuned! 🙂