LOGO__SQLServer2014downloadFew days ago Microsoft released newest package of updates for SQL Server 2014. In this Cumulative Update No 3 (buil number 12.0.2402.0) Microsoft resolved about thirty bugs. Here is the list:

 

VSTS BUG:  2556594 | 2936984
FIX: "Failed to generate dynamic snapshot" when you call sp_MScreatemergedynamicsnapshot in SQL Server
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2714497 | 2952444
FIX: Poor performance when you use table variables in SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014
SQL performance

VSTS BUG: 2578278 | 2954861
FIX: "Query Timeout Expired" when you preview a command of an SSIS package in SSDT
Integration Services

VSTS BUG: 2578282 | 2957768
FIX: Excel rendering extension produces corrupted files when rendering a NaN or Infinity value in SSRS 2012 or SSRS 2014
Reporting Services

VSTS BUG: 2578276 | 2957957
FIX: Attributes sort incorrectly after you use the Attribute Properties function in SQL Server MDS Add-in for Excel
Data Quality Services (DQS)

VSTS BUG: 2578288 | 2959342
FIX: Data-driven subscription can’t be created when the driving query takes longer than 30 seconds to execute in SQL Server
Reporting Services

VSTS BUG: 2319134 | 2960924
FIX: Cannot open the memory-optimized table template remotely in SQL Server 2014
Management Tools

VSTS BUG: 2578302 | 2961559
FIX: Incorrect folder when deploying SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014 PowerPivot solutions by using SharePoint 2013 Central Admin
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 2578304 | 2963372
FIX: Sub-total of calculated measure is incorrect (non-filtered) when you execute MDX query in SSAS 2012 or SSAS 2014
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 2823096 | 2963386
FIX: SSRS 2012 or SSRS 2014 fails with IsolatedStorageException when subscriptions exported to Excel worksheets are larger than 10 MB
Reporting Services

VSTS BUG: 2782748 | 2963668
FIX: w3wp.exe process crashes during merge replication with SQL Server Compact subscribers and precomputed partitions
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2578285 | 2963836
FIX: "Parameter missing value" error when you use a drillthrough report in SharePoint in SSRS 2012 or SSRS 2014
Reporting Services

VSTS BUG: 2525292 | 2967635
FIX: Incorrect DBA reference of business rules after you upgrade SQL Server 2008 R2 MDS to SQL Server 2012 MDS or SQL Server 2014 MDS
DQS

VSTS BUG: 2504388 | 2968418
FIX: "Non-yielding scheduler" error when you insert or update many rows in one transaction in SQL Server 2014
In-Memory OLTP

VSTS BUG: 2906109 | 2968909
FIX:Access violation when you query sys.extended_properties table in SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2906113 | 2973561
FIX: Error when you insert a record into a FileTable or FILESTREAM in SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2906095 | 2975322
FIX: Blank value is set to NULL value in a business rule in MDS of SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014
DQS

VSTS BUG: 2906139 | 2975402
FIX: Log Reader Agent crashes during initialization when you use transactional replication in SQL Server
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2515653 | 2975434
FIX: Error when you complete an SSAS 2014 image after specifying a non-default root directory
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 2782757 | 2977312
FIX: Incorrect result when you use LIKE pattern to match the Japanese repeat character (Cho-On) in SQL Server
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2906893 | 2978472
FIX: UPDATE or INSERT statement on CCI makes sys.partitions not match actual row count in SQL Server 2014
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2906137 | 2979121
FIX: Log Reader Agent fails when you upgrade from SQL Server 2008 to SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2906141 | 2979587
FIX: Image completion setup fails when you use SysPrep to install localized version of SQL Server
Setup & Install

VSTS BUG: 2789872 | 2981764
FIX: Cannot create indexed view on a clustered columnstore index and BCP on the table fails in SQL Server 2014
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2796999 | 2984628
FIX: Auto-statistics creation increases the compilation time for natively compiled stored procedure in SQL Server 2014
In-Memory OLTP

VSTS BUG: 2797130 | 2984629
FIX: LCK_M_SCH_M occurs when you access memory-optimized table variables outside natively compiled stored procedures
In-Memory OLTP

VSTS BUG: 2531271 | 2984907
FIX: "The current SQL Server edition is not supported by MDS" error when you browse to the MDS website
DQS

VSTS BUG: 2704551 | 2986081
FIX: An access violation occurs when you use UPDATE STATISTICS on a computed column in SQL Server 2014
SQL performance

VSTS BUG: 2828009 | 2988552
FIX: Update enables SQLDOM to support "service_objective" in the Microsoft Azure SQL Database
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2718825 | 2989704
FIX: Some columns in sys.column_store_segments view show NULL value when the table has non-dbo schema in SQL Server 2014
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2895169 | 2989715
FIX: Dimension attribute is lost in Excel PivotTable Field List when you set AttributeHierarchyDisplayFolder to "\" in SSDT-BI
Analysis Services

 

This update could be applied to Microsoft SQL Server 2014, when used with:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Enterprise
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Developer
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Web
  • SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence

Microsoft has recommended to test all hotfixes before updating in production environment. More information about this release You can find with the article: Cumulative Update 3

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update.

If You want to go directly to download section jump to Request Hotfix Download Site where You can choose version (for both platforms: 64-bit and 32-bit) . This release is prepared as multilingual package. And here is the full list af all packages (size for x64bit platform is around 609 MB):

>> SQLServer2014_RTM_CU3_2984923_12_0_2402_x64
>> SQLServer2014_RTM_CU3_2984923_12_0_2402_x86

Enjoy!