Tag Archives: Update

SQL Server 2016 Management Studio Download

It’s that time of the year. No, I’m not talking about christmas, I’m talking about new product cycles from Microsoft. For SQL Server it usually happens on even years, it’s 2016 so this year we have a new SQL Version. … Continue reading

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Get a taste on the cloud: MS Azure Free Trial

Continuing with the inevitable move to the sky, and trying to self-quote myself here (well, self-post actually), I’m back to tell you that you can have one month of free experimentation with all Azure platform for free. You can set-up … Continue reading

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What is the latest SQL Server Service Pack?

I don’t know. But it seems we won’t have as much SPs as once we did. I just read a great article at SSC (short for SqlServerCentral, a great source of research) with this same question. And I agree with … Continue reading

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SQL Reporting Services failed to start

This works. A great find in the all-knowing web. I had a problem where a RS would not upgrade to SP4 because the installer could not start the RS service. This link shows a way to fix it. The SQL … Continue reading

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Windows update: revoked certificates.

A new update to Windows Server 2008 is on the air: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2677070 It was released on 10/july, but you should know that the Revoked Certificates List caused some performance problems on SSMS (google for “Check for server certificate revocation” and … Continue reading

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