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Partner Blog Feature: Why Epicor thinks Microsoft SQL Server 2012 makes Business Intelligence Personal

http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2012/06/29/partner-blog-feature-why-epicor-thinks-microsoft-sql-server-2012-makes-business-intelligence-personal.aspx

The Fantastic 12 of 2012: Behind the Scenes of Creating “Rapid Data Exploration & Visualization”

http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2012/06/28/the-fantastic-12-of-2012-behind-the-scenes-of-creating-rapid-data-exploration-amp-visualization.aspx

The Fantastic 12 of 2012: Behind the Scenes of Creating Optimized Productivity

http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2012/06/21/the-fantastic-12-of-2012-behind-the-scenes-of-creating-optimized-productivity.aspx

The Fantastic 12 of 2012: Behind the Scenes of Creating Fast Time to Solution Technologies

http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2012/06/14/the-fantastic-12-of-2012-behind-the-scenes-of-creating-fast-time-to-solution-technologies.aspx

Hy-Vee boosts performance by up to 100X, increases competitiveness with Parallel Data Warehouse deployment

http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2012/06/14/hy-vee-boosts-performance-by-up-to-100x-increases-competitiveness-with-parallel-data-warehouse-deployment.aspx

New SQL Services in Windows Azure

http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2012/06/13/new-sql-services-in-windows-azure.aspx

Other

http://blogs.technet.com/trm/default.aspx

Events/Webcasts

TechEd Europe

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Documents

The Fantastic 12 of 2012

http://download.microsoft.com/download/0/8/6/086EF32A-9A74-4978-AA76-89113AE58493/Fantastic-12-of-2012-Booklet-FINAL.pdf

New KB Articles

SQL 2012

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: Access violation when you call a CLR stored procedure that references a user-defined table type parameter in SQL Server 2012 or in SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2703152

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

Cumulative update package 2 for SQL Server 2012 is available

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2703275

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: "FlowConfigurationServiceSaveFatalError" error when you try to open or create a knowledge base in the Data Quality Client in SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2698150

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: "An unexpected error occurred" error in the PFMemoryHolder::RegisterMemoryHolder function when you run an MDX query in SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2699163

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: Locked page allocations are enabled without any warning after you upgrade to SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2708594

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: The DQS_PROJECTS database may grow very quickly when you perform the Discovery activity or the Cleansing activity in SQL Server 2012 DQS

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2685743

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: "Cannot show requested dialog" error message when you try to view properties of a database in a SQL Server 2012 instance

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2714785

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: "An error occurred while saving the subscription view" error when you create a subscription view against a recursive-derived hierarchy in SQL Server 2012 Master Data Services

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2717239

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: The UpdateCells command fails after you run the command two or more times to update the value of one cell in a write-enabled cube in SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2720673

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

A hotfix is available that reverts the IDs for AMO trace subclasses in SQL Server 2012 to earlier versions

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2720678

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence

FIX: SQL Server 2012 SSDT cannot open a Bulk Insert task in an SSIS package that was created by using the Japanese edition of BIDS

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2720690

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Developer

FIX: Latch time-out error when you have heap tables and data compression is enabled in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2719217

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Developer

FIX: SQL Server Data Quality Client stops responding when you try to delete a data quality project after you install Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2705571

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Developer

FIX: Error 41009 when you try to create multiple availability groups in a SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn failover clustering environment

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2711145

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Developer

FIX: Cluster upgrade operation fails when you upgrade a SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2 cluster instance to SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2720961

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Developer

FIX: An instance of SQL Server 2012 may end unexpectedly when FILESTREAM data is accessed

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2721610

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Developer

Error message when you try to deploy an assembly in SQL Server 2012: "Clr Assembly must have main file specified"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2709869

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise

FIX: Incomplete Performance Condition alert in SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2699820

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise

FIX: Transaction history does not log changes after you use EBS to change an attribute that has a NULL value in SQL Server 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2717234

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise

FIX: Calculated column that uses the RELATED function in DAX contains empty values in SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Excel 2010 or in Analysis Services tabular models

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2720619

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise

You receive a warning message when you add a Reporting Services assembly as references to a custom report item project in SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2722683

SQL 2008

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: Access violation in the sqlservr!ReplicaToPrimaryPageCopier::ReadIoCompletionRoutine function in SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2661644

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: "The connection string format is not valid" error when you try to create a maintenance plan for a SQL Server 2008 R2 server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2667037

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: SQL Server 2008 R2 may not accept the client connection request when you perform a bulk insert and an OS error occurs

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2703214

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: An exception occurs when the SqlCommandBuilder.DeriveParameters method is used to retrieve parameter information from a CLR stored procedure in SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2706519

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: Incorrect results when you convert a datetimeoffset column to a smalldatetime column in SQL Server 2008 R2 when there is an index on the datetimeoffset column

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2715289

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: A restore operation does not stop at the time that you defined in SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2722165

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

Cumulative update package 14 for SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2703280

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: SQL Server 2008 R2 takes a long time to generate scripts for a partitioned table that uses the data compression feature

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2714634

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

FIX: An error message is logged when you start SQL Server 2008 R2 or when a client sends a request to SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2711549

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Developer

FIX: An incorrect value is stored in the TIME_ZONE column of the BACKUPSET table in SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2697983

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Developer

FIX: Errors when you run a query that uses the FOR XML clause in the PATH mode in SQL Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2715312

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Developer

FIX: SQL Server 2008 R2 stops responding and a "Non-yielding Scheduler" error is logged

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2699013

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Powerpivot for Excel 2012

FIX: "Could not open embedded Powerpivot data" error when a non-administrator user starts SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Excel 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2721122

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services

FIX: Series groups in a report are missing when you render the report in SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services or in later versions of Reporting Services

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2706601

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services

FIX: "An error has occurred during report processing" error message when you try to preview an SSRS 2008 R2 report after you set the dataset collation to Greek or Greek_100

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2708027

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Standard

Cumulative update package 7 for SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2703282