Archive | August 2015

SQL Server 2016 – JRE Update 51 or higher required

For those SharePoint folks that are installing SQL Server 2016 (CTP) and you get an error regarding the JRE, then you’re installing the Polybase Query Service.


If you remove it from installed features, the error will go away.




Download SharePoint Server 2016 Preview – in case you missed it, here’s the link

Here is the linky:


That’s still the key to use!!

Installing SQL 2016 CTP2.2 – Quick Tips

Don’t be worried about the ISO/DVD label being incorrect. While it shows SQL 2014, it really will be SQL 2016!

And before you do any of it, go into Server Manager, Add Features, and add .NET 3.5.  Ugh.