Assume that you use distributed transactions in Microsoft SQL Server together with MS DTC (Distributed Transaction Coordinator). You may sometimes notice lower throughput and long wait times for the DTC_STATE wait type if there are many concurrent distributed transactions.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
This issue is fixed in the following cumulative updates for SQL Server:
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