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Can anyone tell me what the latest service pack is for windows 2008 sbs?

also is there a single website i can visit that will tell me the latest service packs for sbs 2008?
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Servicepack 2 is the latest.

For news and information try the microsoft site.
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yeah i hate the microsoft site. you have to read so much before you find what you are looking for.  There must be some easier way.
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Here is a good site that will show you a roadmap of SP.

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/lifecycle/servicepacks.mspx

List of all MS products and SPs.

http://support.microsoft.com/sp
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Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 is the latest OS service pack
Exchange 2007 Service Pack 3 is an easy and supported to install
Windows Sharepoint Services (WSS) 3.0 SP2 is the latest there but may kill CompanyWeb  http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/archive/2009/05/06/companyweb-inaccessible-after-sharepoint-3-0-service-pack-2.aspx
Windows Software Update Services 3.0 SP2 is also needed
Finally SBS 2008 Update Rollup 4
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The other point I wanted to make here is that if you're using Windows Software Update Services 3.0 which is installed by default with SBS 2008 and integrated into the Security Section of the SBS Console, then it will keep you up to date with all service packs, updates, etc.
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Thanks for your help guys.  Thanks for mentioning the other service packs chrishanna_MVP.  That was what i was looking for really but thought it was better to split the question up.  cheers
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