Bug: Geoprocessing Raster Mosaic tool is slow
** This issue is addressed in ArcGIS 9.0 Service Pack 2 (SP2) **
The Geoprocessing Raster Mosaic tool performs mosaicking into ArcSDE 5 to 7 times slower than what strict ArcObjects code or the SDERASTER command line can do.
Click on the link in Related Information below and download Service Pack 2, if necessary. **