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Event ID: 4014 Source: MSSQLSERVER

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A fatal error occurred while reading the input stream from the network. The session will be terminated.
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The event description indicates a network connectivity problem. Before pursuing various troubleshooting suggests verify that the server has fully functional network connectivity.

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A post on SSQA.net suggests that this is a typical error you would get when a SSIS package is executed that involves remote server connectivity. Basically on the error note it will clearly identified as a network related issue. See the link for more information.
The problem occurs because the TCP Chimney is enabled on the Windows Server 2003 SP2 where the instance of SQL Server 2005 Enterprise is running. This functionality is part of the Windows Server 2003 Scalable Networking Pack, which is embedded on Windows Server 2003 SP2.
Solution: The Microsoft Knowledge Base article ME942861 ask for updates for the following:

- The latest basic input/output system (BIOS) update for the server.
- The latest firmware update for the network adapter.
- The latest driver update for the network adapter.

Read the article for more information on this problem.

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