ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server is developed based on Microsoft SQL Server. The minor versions of ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server are consistent with the minor versions of Microsoft SQL Server. This topic provides links that direct you to the official Microsoft documentation for the involved minor SQL Server versions.

If you want to experience the new features that are provided by a new minor SQL Server version, update the minor SQL Sever version of your RDS instance. For more information, see the following topics:

ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server 2019

Minor SQL Sever version Release date Link
15.0.4073.23 2021-04-25 Cumulative Update 8 for SQL Server 2019

ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server 2017

Minor SQL Sever version Release date Link
14.0.3381.3 2021-04-29 Cumulative Update 23 for SQL Server 2017

ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server 2016

Minor SQL Sever version Release date Link
13.0.5888.11 2021-04-29 Cumulative Update 17 for SQL Server 2016 SP2

ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server 2012

Minor SQL Sever version Release date Link
11.0.7507.2 2021-05-28 Description of the security update for SQL Server 2012 SP4 GDR