Tag Archives: “SQL Server”

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 Released

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 has now been released and can be downloaded from the following link: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30437

Important Note

If you are upgrading from SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 Cumulative Update 6 to SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 then you must apply a post-SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 cumulative update after you upgrade … Continue Reading ››

How to find the version, edition, Service Pack and Cumulative Update Version of Microsoft SQL Server and its associated components

If you want to find out the version and edition of Microsoft SQL Server then please take a look at Microsoft KB 321185 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/321185 This will show you how to find versions for SQL Server 2000, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2012 SQL Server 2005 Microsoft SQL Server 2005 … Continue Reading ››

Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Small Business Server 2011 is slow to respond or may stop responding for 10-20 seconds

If your Server is running Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 or Windows Small Business Server 2011 Service Pack 1, you utilise RAID and have more than 4GB of memory then you are likely to be affected by this issue.  It seems to impact those servers running memory hungry applications such as Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL … Continue Reading ››