Originally Posted by pfulton06
RIM finally came back with a fix: drop the MDSIS databases and re-install SP5 to re-create them. This fixed our problem. Since we do not have any MDS apps deployed, re-creating the databases was fine with us.
I had this issue with SP6 and this solution resolved the problem for me as well. Thanks!
EDIT I spoke too soon, the service is still restarting like mad. :(