Tag: version

Bye bye SQL Server 2005, now is the time for you to #upgrade

TweetFrom today SQL Server 2005 will no longer have any support from the Microsoft, which means no security updates or hotfixes that might affect your production platform if you are still managing 2005 version instances. Microsoft and partners (along with MVPs)…

SQL Server on Windows 2003 and SQL Server 2014 support

TweetNow is the time to get your plan straight to upgrade existing operating system platform to higher version, in specific to Windows 2003 version. Windows Server 2003 support is ending July 14, 2015. What does end of support mean for you?…

SQL Server has encountered 1234 occurrence(s) of I/O requests taking longer than 15 seconds to complete on file

TweetYou might have come across about this message within your DBA life, if its a recurring issue then do not ignore as it says informational message in the SQL Server error log. Since SQL Server 2008 version this is officially…

New version of Data-Tier Application framework is available

TweetIf you have handled the DAC packages from SQL Server 2008 R2 for your database update deployments, then you will know about Data-Tier Framework. However, here is brief explanation from the source: The Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Data-Tier Application Framework…

Bookmark links – track SQL Server version from build numbers

TweetUntil SQL Server 2005 SP3 I used to remember the version from the build number of SQL Server, however since 2008 version it was hard to remember due to the fact of cumulative update package releases. Since the changes affected…