Microsoft's extended support for SQL Server 2008 has ended

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Microsoft's extended support for SQL Server 2008 has ended

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Why upgrade SQL Server 2008?

How ALSO can help?

How ALSO can help?

In addition ALSO has prepared a number of ready-to use marketing materials including:

  • Business audience whitepaper
  • Technical audience whitepaper
  • Localized to customer e-mail template
  • Customer presentation

In addition ALSO has prepared a number of ready-to use marketing materials including:

Localized to customer e-mail template 

Business audience whitepaper
Technical audience whitepaper

Customer presentation

Request the download link!

Why customers will want to migratate from SQL Server 2008?

For customers not updating their SQL server is not a viable option because of severe security and compliance concerns. 

Research indicates that up to 80% of all data breaches are related to companies failing to updated their IT systems

Nobody wants to be blamed for a breach.

Thousands of customers are still running SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2. This creates a significant business opportunity for ALSO partners. Moreover – this opens doors to discuss various cloud migration scenarious and sell cloud consulting services.

Significant business opportunity!

Thousands of customers are still running SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2. This creates a significant business opportunity for ALSO partners. 

Moreover – this opens doors to discuss various cloud migration scenarios and sell cloud consulting services.

Significant business opportunity!

Why customers will want to migrate from SQL Server 2008?

For customers not updating their SQL server is not a viable option because of severe security and compliance concerns. 

Research indicates that up to 80% of all data breaches are related to companies failing to updated their IT systems

Nobody wants to be blamed for a breach.