Microsoft Will Extend Support for Windows Server 2008
Microsoft has announced that it will extend their support to Windows Server 2008. It is due to end in the middle of next year until 2015. This support will transfer from mainstream to extended support which will be in line with Microsoft Support Lifecycle policy made available for business and developer products. This will provide advantage to the tech departments so they can updrade to Windows Server 2012 or migrate to the cloud. This extended support is for a minimum of 5 years mainstream support or may be 2 years following the shipment of the next product to be readily available.
Extended support will be until January 2015 and companies are asked to take note of this date and urged to upgrade to the latest version of Windows Server.