[EN] SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 Cumulative Update 11 is available

LOGO__SQLServer2008R2SP2Just only one updates package for SQL Server has been released in February. This Cumulative Update no 11 {build number: 10.50.4302.0} is for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 with Service Pack 2. Microsoft resolved twelve errors. Here is the list of fixed bugs :

VSTS BUG: 1790001 | 2829845
FIX: "The provided statistics stream is corrupt" when you run the "UPDATE STATISTICS" statement against a table in SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012
SQL performance

VSTS BUG: 1635573 |2902151
FIX: Change Tracking incorrect current versions in database snapshots in SQL Server 2008 R2
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 1765040 |2912049
FIX: Memory leak occurs when an application that uses SQL Server Native Client tries to connect and close the connection to a SQL Server 2008 R2 instance
SQL connectivity

VSTS BUG: 1993304 |2919611
FIX: "Installer terminated prematurely" error when you install SQL Server 2008 SP3 or SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2
Setup & Install

VSTS BUG: 1915818 |2920987
FIX: Poor performance when many table-valued parameters are used in SQL Server 2008 R2
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 1993313 |2921630
FIX: Incorrect result is returned when you run an MDX query that contains a DRILLTHROUGH statement in SSAS 2008 or SSAS 2008 R2
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 1806945 |2922799
FIX: Unexpected exception is thrown when you convert writeback partition in SSAS 2008 R2
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 1993310 |2923837
FIX: Merge Agent fails or you experience non-convergence when you use a custom stored procedure conflict resolver in SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 1917681 |2924996
FIX: Issues when you export a report to PDF with Unicode fonts in SQL Server 2008 R2
Reporting Services

VSTS BUG: 1972242 |2926699
FIX: Operating system version information that is returned from SQL Server 2008 R2 is incorrect in Windows 8.1
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2004937 |2928669
FIX: The reports generated in SSRS 2008 R2 Report Manager are not compliant with Section 508 standards
Reporting Services

VSTS BUG: 1814380 |2929464
FIX: SELECT queries deadlock when ALLOW_SNAPSHOT_ISOLATION and READ_COMMITTED_SNAPSHOT are enabled in SQL Server 2008 R2
SQL service

 

I f You ever read my posts about cumulative updates, you can see something special: the third, grey line. From this info release Microsoft make “public” one more part of this update -  Fix Area. That’s great, hope it helps all of SQL Folks with implementation of CU.

This update could be applied for: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2, when used with:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Developer
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Express
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Standard
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Web
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Workgroup
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Analysis Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services

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 11

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 and ia64 and for 32-bit) . This release is prepared as multilingual package. And here is the full list af all packages:

>> x86 | SQLServer2008R2_SP2_CU11_2926028_10_50_4302_x86
>> x64 | 2008R2_SP2_RSShrPnt_CU11_2926028_10_50_4302_x64
>> x64 | 2008R2_SP2_MDS_CU11_2926028_10_50_4302_x64
>> x64 | SQLServer2008R2_SP2_CU11_2926028_10_50_4302_x64
>> ia64 | SQLServer2008R2_SP2_CU11_2926028_10_50_4302_IA64

Enjoy!