New options for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Support
Migrate to Azure, get free Extended Security Updates
End of support is an ideal time to move all of a company's IT into the cloud, but it's especially challenging to do before the end of support timelines. To help with this Microsoft are offering free Extended Security Updates in Azure for 2008 and 2008 R2 versions of SQL Server and Windows Server to help secure your customer's workloads for three more years after the end of support deadline.
Find out more in the Microsoft Blog