Monthly Archives: October 2016

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 build

Here is a quick post for the recommended patches to deploy for Microsoft SQL Server 2016.

After deploying Microsoft® SQL Server 2016 I would recommend immediately patching to 13.00.1708 by applying the MSVCRT patch. (Unless planning to apply a later CU or SP)

This ODBC patch is needed to stop SQL Agent connection issues and “Failed to open loopback connection” issues.

Then deploy the most up to date patch: