Windows 2003 Service Pack 2 released

Windows Server SP2 has been released. The download page is here. There is a performance improvement for SQL Server 2005 around the winsock API but it's most noticeable in higher end (>8CPU + multi NIC) hardware running workloads that show a high kernel time where at least some of it can be attributed to network traffic.
Published Tuesday, March 13, 2007 11:35 PM by sqldbatips


Wednesday, March 14, 2007 10:22 AM by Alexander Gladchenko

# Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (32-bit x86)

Вчера был выложен, а сегодня стал доступен англоязычный вариант SP2 для Windows 2003 (не путать с SP2