You configure Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or 2014 Master Data Services (MDS) to start a custom workflow or a Microsoft SharePoint 2013 workflow by following the instructions in the following article:
Configuring Workflow Integration with Master Data Services
However, the workflow never starts in a SharePoint 2013 environment.
Cumulative Update information
This issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server:
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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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