Note: This blog does not describe any errors found in Service Pack 1. It is intended to provide insight for companies that want to remain on the cutting edge while preventing their environments from getting hosed by upgrades that don’t quite upgrade correctly.
We live in a fast paced world, and it is almost impossible for any person or company to stay up to date on the latest product releases for everything. A lot of the experts and top drivers in the tech. industry rely on communities to track, test and provide feedback on new things as they hit the markets.
While it is desirable to have the newest version of technology, that luxury can cost you due to many unknown factors that just can’t be vetted or tested. Even the big giant, Microsoft, showed this to be true. In early April 2014, Microsoft pulled the SP1 download from the web and then they posted this little notice: