- Microsoft SQL Server support lifecycle
- 321185 How to determine the version and edition of SQL Server and its components
- The script to determine which version and edition of SQL Server Database Engine is running.
- 957826 The builds for all SQL Server versions
- SQL Server Service Packs are discontinued starting from SQL Server 2017
- 822499 Naming schema and Fix area descriptions for SQL Server software update packages
- 824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates