The clock is ticking

Don’t let your infrastructure and applications go unprotected

On 9th July 2019, support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 will end. This means the end of regular security updates. Don't leave your applications and infrastructure unprotected. If you haven’t already, now is the time to take action. Book your FREE high level discovery consultation with Origin now to understand what the best option is for your business.

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Three big reasons to take action now

Migrate to Microsoft Azure with free security updates

  • Rehost your SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 with few or no application code changes in Azure SQL Database Managed Instance for a “version-free” platform

  • Or, move to Azure Virtual Machines to get three years of Extended Security Updates at no additional charge and upgrade to a newer version when ready

  • Use existing licenses and save up to 55 percent with Azure Hybrid Benefit

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Upgrade on premises and stay protected

  • Upgrade to SQL Server 2017 for greater security, performance, availability and innovation with cloud analytics

  • For continued protection beyond the deadline, buy up to three years of Extended Security Updates—cover only the workloads you need while you upgrade



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Don’t leave it too late. Find the best option for your business with Origin.

Book your FREE high-level discovery session with Origin’s expert team of cloud and infrastructure consultants today.

Why Origin?

Origin’s expert technology and cloud consulting teams approach IT decision-making from a business strategy perspective. We're all about finding new and better ways to apply technology for business advantage - now and in the future. We’ve helped hundreds of New Zealand businesses to make informed decisions and investments to enable the optimal balance between cost, performance and risk.