If you are running Windows Server 2003 or SQL Server 2005, it's time to consider upgrading so you can take advantage of groundbreaking improvements in performance.

Support has either ended or will end soon for the following products, which means no more security updates, increased maintenance costs, and potential compliance concerns.

Windows Server 2003 extended support ended on July 14, 2015.

SQL Server 2005 extended support ends on April 12, 2016.

 SQL Server 2008 mainstream support ended on July 8, 2014, and is in extended support until July 9, 2019.

Now is the time to design a migration plan. We can help you move your applications and workloads that currently rely on Windows Server 2003 and SQL Server 2005 or 2008 to Windows Server 2012 R2 and SQL Server 2014 or Microsoft Azure SQL Database.

There is tremendous value available in upgrading to the latest version of SQL Server including:

Improved performance
Benchmarks show SQL Server 2014
performs 13x faster than SQL
Server 2005 and 5.5x faster than
SQL Server 2007*
In-memory technologies
Get additional performance gains
from in-memory technologies for
OLTP, data warehousing, and
Simplified maintenance
Support includes security patching
and maintenance updates,
eliminating the expense of custom
support agreements
High availability
Rest assured that your mission
critical applications are running
with high availability and reliability
with AlwaysOn