Improvements and fixes for SQL Server 2016 R Services

S’applique à : SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Enterprise Core


This update contains the following improvements and fixes for SQL Server 2016 R Services:

  • Improves the installation process for offline scenarios, and improves installation error messages.
  • Improves the accuracy of optional telemetry that is generated by In-Database Analytics and R Server Standalone.
  • Adds the ability to run while using multiple processor nodes by disabling Intel MKL thread affinity under Launchpad.
  • Resolves a problem in which a call is made to rxPredict that specifies outData as an output table that has a fully qualified table name, and the call fails and returns an "Invalid object name" error message.
  • Resolves errors that occur when you use SQL Server 2016 R Services on Azure virtual machines (VMs) that are created in non-ExpressRoute subscriptions that have newline characters in connection strings.
  • Resolves TSQL issues that occur when SQL Server 2016 R Services run on Azure VMs in non-ExpressRoute subscriptions.


The issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server:


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.


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