This article outlines the end of support timeline for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2, as well as options and recommendations for current users moving forward.
We get it. Change is scary. If you’ve been running the same operating system for many years, a large-scale overhaul is understandably intimidating.
But it’s time. To continue their focus on progress and innovation, Microsoft is ending support for some popular 2008 products, including SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2.
If you are still running either of these, don’t panic! Microsoft has put options in place to give you the time you need, and we at R.B.Hall Associates, LLC, are here to assist you with a smooth transition. Check out this article and contact us for more information.