New cumulative Update Pack for SQL 2008R2: CU4

By tom on October 22nd, 2010

Microsoft has recently released CU4 for SQL 2008 R2

This makes the cumulative update table for R2 as follows:

Version Service Pack (SP) / Cumulative Update (CU)
10.50.1746.0 R2 CU4
10.50.1734.0 R2 CU3
10.50.1720.0 R2 CU2
10.50.1702.0 R2 CU1
10.50.1600.1 SQL 2008 R2 RTM


For SQL 2008 the cumulative update table doesn’t change:

10.0.4000.0 SP2
10.0.2799.0 SP1 CU10
10.0.2789.0 SP1 CU9
10.0.2775.0 SP1 CU8
10.0.2766.0 SP1 CU7
10.0.2757.0 SP1 CU6
10.0.2746.0 SP1 CU5
10.0.2734.0 SP1 CU4
10.0.2723.0 SP1 CU3
10.0.2714.0 SP1 CU2
10.0.2710.0 SP1 CU1
10.0.2531.0 SP1
10.0.1835.0 CU10
10.0.1828.0 CU9
10.0.1823.0 CU8
10.0.1818.0 CU7
10.0.1812.0 CU6
10.0.1806.0 CU5
10.0.1798.0 CU4
10.0.1787.0 CU3
10.0.1779.0 CU2
10.0.1763.0 CU1
10.0.1600.0 SQL 2008 RTM

To find out which version you are currently running, check out this blogpost.


New build for PAL: v2.05

By tom on October 22nd, 2010

There is a new build from PAL (Performance Analyses of Logs), it contains 3 new treshold files (Exchange 2003, 2010 and Communications Server2007 R2), so if you only use PAL to troubleshoot your SQL Environment, there is no need to update.

Download PAL v2.05 | PAL Home Page