BizTalk Server: List of Service Packs and Cumulative Updates available

Posted: November 22, 2011  |  Categories: Administration Advance Configurations BizTalk

I’m always alerting and advise my clients to keep their BizTalk platforms updated which means I have to constantly be looking for this information, so I decided to replicate a great post from Microsoft Help and Support and that I intend to update it constantly

This article lists all the available service packs and the cumulative updates for Microsoft BizTalk Server and for Microsoft BizTalk Adapter Pack.

Last updated in: Feb 16, 2017

BizTalk Server 2016

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2016 CU1 Version: 3.12.796.2
Release date: January 26, 2017.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3208238 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Server 2016

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update package for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2016 contains hotfixes for the BizTalk Server 2016 issues that were resolved after the release of BizTalk Server 2016 and includes all the component packages. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

Note: For BizTalk Server 2016, BizTalk Server, Adapter Pack, and Accelerators are all part of a single download.

BizTalk Server 2013 R2

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2013 R2 CU5 Version: 3.11.266.2
Release date: November 11, 2016
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3201943 Cumulative update package 5 for BizTalk Server 2013 R2
BizTalk Server 2013 R2 CU4 Version: 3.11.243.2
Release date: July 26, 2016
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3167705 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Server 2013 R2
BizTalk Server 2013 R2 CU3 Version: 3.11.239.2
Release date: May 18, 2016
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3158677 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Server 2013 R2
BizTalk Server 2013 R2 CU2 Version: 3.11.237.2
Release date: December 31, 2015
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3119352 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server 2013 R2
BizTalk Server 2013 R2 CU1 Version: 3.11.217.2
Release date: July 2, 2015
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3055198 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Server 2013 R2

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update package for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013 R2 contains hotfixes for the BizTalk Server 2013 R2 issues that were resolved after the release of BizTalk Server 2013 R2 and includes all the component packages. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

Note: For BizTalk Server 2013 R2, BizTalk Server, Adapter Pack, and Accelerators are all part of a single download.

BizTalk Server 2013

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2013 CU5 Version: 3.10.356.2
Release date: October 10, 2016
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3194301 Cumulative update package 5 for BizTalk Server 2013
BizTalk Server 2013 CU4 Version: 3.10.350.2
Release date: April 13, 2016
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3152055 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Server 2013
BizTalk Server 2013 CU3 Version: 3.10.344.2
Release date: October 9, 2015
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3088676 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Server 2013
BizTalk Server 2013 CU2 Version: 3.10.305.2
Release date: October 31, 2013
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2892599 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server 2013
BizTalk Server 2013 CU1 Version: 3.10.301.2
Release date: April 17, 2013
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2838133 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Server 2013

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update package for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013 contains hotfixes for the BizTalk Server 2013 issues that were resolved after the release of BizTalk Server 2013 and includes all the component packages. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 CU4 Version: 3.5.7422.2
Release date: October 10, 2016.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3185629 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 CU3 Version: 3.5.7413.2
Release date: April 13, 2016.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3154950 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 CU2 Version: 3.5.7408.0
Release date: October 9, 2015.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3100564 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 CU1 Version: 3.5.7401.2
Release date: October 31, 2013.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2892600 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 contains hotfixes for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 issues that were fixed after the release of BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 and includes all component updates. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT – Message Pack 2015

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

Applies to

BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2015 CU2 Version: 4.3.720.0
Release date: February 26, 2016.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3143782 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013 R2
Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2015 CU1 Version: 4.3.718.0
Release date: January 7, 2016.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3124428 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013 R2
Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 contains hotfixes for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 issues that were fixed after the release of BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 and includes all component updates. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

BizTalk Server 2010

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2010 CU9 Version: 3.9.674.2
Release date: February 1, 2016
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3136004 Cumulative update package 9 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU8 Version: 3.9.668.2
Release date: August 17, 2015
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3081737 Cumulative update package 8 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU7 Version: 3.9.644.2
Release date: March 20, 2015
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
3021712 Cumulative update package 7 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU6 Version: 3.9.575.2
Release date: July 11, 2013
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2855367 Cumulative update package 6 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU5 Version: 3.9.556.2
Release date: June 19, 2012
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2689458 Cumulative update package 5 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU4 Version: 3.9.545.2
Release date: February 28, 2012
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2667310 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU3 Version: 3.9.542.2
Release date: November 30, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2617149 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU2 Version: 3.9.530.2
Release date: August 31, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2573000 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server 2010
BizTalk Server 2010 CU1 Version: 3.9.522.2
Release date: May 21, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2497789 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Server 2010

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update package for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 contains hotfixes for the BizTalk Server 2010 issues that were resolved after the release of BizTalk Server 2010 and includes all the component packages. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010 CU3 Version: 3.5.6554.0
Release date: July 11, 2013.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2617150 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010 CU2 Version: 3.5.6537.0
Release date: August 31, 2011.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2572999 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010 CU1 Version: 3.5.6534.0
Release date: May 6, 2011.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2539794 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010 contains hotfixes for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010 issues that were fixed after the release of BizTalk Adapter Pack 2010 and includes all component updates. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

BizTalk Server 2009

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2009 CU7 Version: 3.8.492.2
Release date: November 28, 2014
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2771015 Cumulative update package 7 for BizTalk Server 2009
BizTalk Server 2009 CU6 Version: 3.8.477.2
Release date: April 27, 2012
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2689457 Cumulative update package 6 for BizTalk Server 2009
BizTalk Server 2009 CU5 Version: 3.8.475.2
Release date: January 20, 2012
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2649852 Cumulative update package 5 for BizTalk Server 2009
BizTalk Server 2009 CU4 Version: 3.8.473.2
Release date: November 1, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2604321 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Server 2009
BizTalk Server 2009 CU3 Version: 3.8.469.2
Release date: August 1, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2557149 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Server 2009
BizTalk Server 2009 CU2 Version: 3.8.463.2
Release date: March 17, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2497794 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server 2009
BizTalk Server 2009 CU1 Version: 3.8.454.2
Release date: December 8, 2010
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2429050 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Server 2009

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update package for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009 contains hotfixes for the BizTalk Server 2010 issues that were resolved after the release of BizTalk Server 2009 and includes all the component packages. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

BizTalk Server 2006 R2

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1 CU4 Version: 3.6.2237.12
Release date: March 30, 2012
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2682056 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1
BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1 CU3 Version: 3.6.2224.12
Release date: August 30, 2010
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2286501 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1
BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1 CU2 Version: 3.6.2217.12
Release date: June 24, 2010
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2211420 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1
BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1 CU1 Version: 3.6.2210.12
Release date: April 12, 2010
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
982061 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) contains hotfixes for the Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 R2 issues that were fixed after the release of BizTalk Server 2006 R2 SP1 and includes all the component packages. The cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

Service Packs

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2006 R2 SP1 Version: 3.6.2149.10
Release date: January 27, 2010.
For more information about the hotfixes that are included in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
974563 List of Microsoft BizTalk Server hotfixes that are included in BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Service Pack 1

Important note about the Service Pack: Service Packs provide added system reliability, program compatibility, security and more. The service pack should be installed on all servers that have BizTalk components. These servers include the Enterprise Single Sign-On server (SSO).

BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0

Cumulative Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 CU5 Version: 3.5.5326.0
Release date: January 20, 2012
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2649848 Cumulative update package 5 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 CU4 Version: 3.5.5325.0
Release date: November 1, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2604327 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 CU3 Version: 3.5.5324.0
Release date: August 1, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2557150 Cumulative update package 3 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 CU2 Version: 3.5.5320.0
Release date: April 30, 2011
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2531605 Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0
BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 CU1 Version: 3.5.5314.0
Release date: December 8, 2010
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2444952 Cumulative update package 1 for BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0

Important note about the cumulative update package: One cumulative update for Microsoft BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 contains hotfixes for issues that were resolved after the release of BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 and includes all component updates. However, the cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

Original source: Microsoft Help and Support

Because one of my clients requested me this information I update the post to include the list of service packs available to BizTalk Server 2004

BizTalk Server 2004

Service Packs

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 2

Version: 3.0.7405.0
Release date: January 10, 2008.

Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 2 contains many important fixes. In addition, a new feature called Archiving and Purging has been added. Before installing BizTalk Server 2004 SP2. Available here.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
924330 List of bugs that are fixed in BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 2
BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 Version: 3.0.6070.0
Release date: December 16, 2004.
BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 contains a collection of hotfixes, security fixes, and performance enhancements. Available here.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
888740 List of bugs that are fixed in BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1

Rollup Packs

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2004 Rollup Package 1 Version: 3.0.5204.0
Release date: April 8, 2004.
The BizTalk Server 2004 Rollup Package 1 provides a cumulative rollup of updates that have been offered since the release of BizTalk Server 2004. Available here.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
837168 List of fixes that are included in BizTalk Server 2004 Rollup Package 1

Service Packs Updates

Name

Version and date

Microsoft Knowledge Base

BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 Update for .NET Framework 1.1 Version: 1.0
Release date: January 20, 2005.
This required update for BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 (BTS2004 SP1) fixes a problem that occurs if you import schemas from assemblies that contain redundant imports. Available here.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
890673 and 884021
BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 Update for .NET Framework 1.1 on Windows Server 2003 Version: 1.0
Release date: January 20, 2005.
This required update for BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 (BTS2004 SP1) fixes a problem that occurs if you import schemas from assemblies that contain redundant imports. Available here.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
890673 and 884021
Author: Sandro Pereira

Sandro Pereira lives in Portugal and works as a consultant at DevScope. In the past years, he has been working on implementing Integration scenarios both on-premises and cloud for various clients, each with different scenarios from a technical point of view, size, and criticality, using Microsoft Azure, Microsoft BizTalk Server and different technologies like AS2, EDI, RosettaNet, SAP, TIBCO etc.

He is a regular blogger, international speaker, and technical reviewer of several BizTalk books all focused on Integration. He is also the author of the book “BizTalk Mapping Patterns & Best Practices”. He has been awarded MVP since 2011 for his contributions to the integration community.

  • Leonid Ganeline

    Great work! Thanks a lot, Sandro!

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  • Cormac

    Were any cumulative updates released for BizTalk Server 2006 (not R2)? Or is it just individual hotfixes. Any links or information regarding this would be greatly appreciated.

    • Hi Cormac,

      I will try to check if there is any CU or service pack released for BizTalk 2006 and soon I’ll try to give you more information.

    • Hi Cormac,

      There isn’t any CU or service pack released for BizTalk 2006 only individual hotfixes.

      However there is some service packs for components associated with BizTalk 2006, like BizTalk
      Accelerator for SWIFT or Microsoft BizTalk Adapter for WSE 2.0

  • Cumulative update package 5 for BizTalk 2009 seems to be missing in your overview.
    Check http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2649852.

    • Thanks for warned me Mitch.
      I update the post with BizTalk 2009 CU5 and BizTalk Adapter Pack 2.0 CU5

  • VC

    CU is a collection of hotfixes and we should only install if our system exeprience problems on the list of the fixes. If we dont have any problems, should we still install the latest CUs?

    Thanks!

    • Hi,

      In my option, yes always and why…

      Sometimes you think you don’t have any problems because some they are hard to be detected, for example:
      • Host instance of BizTalk Server 2010 does not resume operation after the connection for a BizTalk Management database resumes, we only realize this error if we really lose connection to the database;
      • or Displayed BAM-portal results might not contain the latest records

      And sometimes are small improvements, for example: A hotfix that improves the performance of the tracking feature in BizTalk Server 2010 is available.

      So in my option you always should install the latest CU.

  • One note: CU_N do not accumulate previous CU_N-i. For example, CU5 does not accumulate CU4. If you are assume the last CU include all fixes of original product, you are wrong.

    • Andy B

      If so, why would they call these “cumulative” updates? According to the KB, it states that “The following cumulative update package is a rollup update that contains the following items: All previously released hotfixes for BizTalk Server 20…”

      So should I always install every CU, from oldest to newest?

  • There’s a second cumulative update for BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT – Message Pack 2015:
    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3143782

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