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Web Access 2008 Scalability Update Released

Today Microsoft released a new patch for the Team System Web Access 2008. This fix addresses some memory issues that occurs when you run TSWA under reasonable load. Here’s the releases information from Hakan Eskicis blog:

We have just published updates to address the scalability issues in Team System Web Access 2008 power tool.

The update consists of two parts that can be installed separately, but I strongly recommend installing both updates to get the most benefits for improved scalability:

1. Patch for referenced object model assemblies

This update contains fixes in various assemblies used by Web Access, Team Explorer and Team Foundation Server.

You can download it at:

You need to install this patch to the server where Web Access 2008 power tool is running.

2. Web Access 2008 power tool:

This is a full release that contains the latest version of Web Access 2008 power tool with the scalability fixes.

You can download it at:

You need to uninstall any existing installations of Web Access 2008 before installing this.

Posted: Mon, Dec 7 2009 21:59 by Mathias Olausson | with no comments
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