[EN] SQL Server 2008 SP3 Cumulative Update 13 is available

LOGO__SQLServer2008R2v2Microsoft has published new package of updates for SQL Server 2008  with Service Pack 3. In this Cumulative Update No 13 (Build number: 10.00.5846.0) has fixed two requested bugs:

VSTS BUG: 1375267 | 2812884
FIX: Index size increases significantly after you rebuild the index online and the RCSI is enabled in SQL Server 2008 or in SQL Server 2008 R2

VSTS BUG: 1445038 | 2878968
FIX: Nonclustered index corruption may occur when you run a complex UPDATE statement together with a NOLOCK hint against a table in SQL Server 2008

This update could be applied for: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 3, when used with:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Developer
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Web

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 13

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 all platforms 64-bit) . This release is prepared as multilingual package. And here is the full list af all packages:

  • SQL Server 2008 | x86 | SQLServer2008_SP3_CU13_2880350_10_00_5846_x86
  • SQL Server 2008 | x64 | SQLServer2008_SP3_CU13_2880350_10_00_5846_x64
  • SQL Server 2008 | ia64 | SQLServer2008_SP3_CU13_2880350_10_00_5846_IA64

Enjoy!