End Of Support

Life After End-of-Life: Software Lifecycle Challenges and Opportunities

Set the Way Back Machine for July 13, 2015, the day before Microsoft officially shut off extended support for the wildly popular Windows 2003 Server operating system. On that day,…

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Windows and SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 End of Life Coming Soon: Now What?

I often imagine Windows Server 2008/2008 R2 and SQL Server 2008/2008 R2 as mighty old dinosaurs that lived for millions of years, waiting for that giant asteroid to fall from…

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Useful Updates From the Windows 10 World

There is almost always something happening in the world of Windows 10. Most recently, its servicing and deployment segment received some interesting updates. Windows 10 Spring Update and SAC-T Windows…

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Out with the Old, in with the New Version of vSphere

Will you be ready? VMware vSphere 5.5 will be going end of general support on September 19, 2018. What’s next? VMware vSphere 6.5 is the answer. Today is the day…

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Out of Support and Out of Compliance?

January 14, 2020 already grabs the attention of system administrators everywhere, since that is the end of Extended Support from Microsoft on Windows 7. And now, a new change in…

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