WINDOWS SERVER AND SQL SERVER 2008 EOS
It’s the final countdown. Are you ready?
Thousands of critical business applications around the world run on SQL Server and Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2. Now’s the time to plan your move to a more current product. To help you in this transition, we’re offering a free EOS assessment and Azure migration recommendation.
Last day of security updates for these versions:
- July 9, 2019 – SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2
- January 14, 2020 – Windows Server 7
As a Microsoft Gold Partner, Information Technology Professionals (ITP) has a team of Microsoft experts who specialize in serving the businesses in Wisconsin. We work organizations of all sizes to keep their infrastructure and systems running at peak capacity without costly downtime. We’re the experts at keeping businesses like yours modernized and competitive. We do that by implementing and maintaining IT infrastructure that’s comprehensive, reliable, and fully up-to-date.
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Organizations that run SQL Server and Windows Server without regular security updates are more vulnerable to a cyberattack that could expose customer and business data to theft, damage trust, and erode confidence. Take steps now to safeguard and help prevent data breaches, and legal penalties. When you run current versions of software, you benefit from the latest security performance and security updates.
At the end of support for Windows Server and SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2, your system may cease to be compliant with regulatory standards. Failure to be compliant can lead to business complications, penalties and fines across several industries. Regulatory compliance standards may no longer be met at end of support, such as:
- PCI-DSS for credit card transactions
- HIPAA for medical patient privacy
- GLBA for financial institutions
- GDPR for companies who do business in the EU
Innovation Opportunity Cost
Leaders that embrace digital transformation outperform their competition. According to 'The Digital Business Divide' those who take on new technology initiatives have:
- 2x: Nearly double operating margin
- $40k more revenue per employee
- 50% higher average net income on revenue
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