It is important to be aware that Microsoft SQL Server 2005 reaches end of support on April 12, 2016 and if your customers are still running it they will no longer receive security updates and hotfixes from Microsoft. With the date looming there has never been a better time to upgrade your customers to the latest SQL Server 2014.
Upgrading your customers to SQL Server is a great opportunity, help modernise their data platform and support the conversation with the below summary of key benefits…
- Faster insights on any data – With SQL Server 2014 your customers get the complete BI solutions from data management to BI and analytics; Scale models while ensuring quality and accuracy
- Data platform modernisation – Customers benefit from a modernised data platform and infrastructure for maximum performance with the best of on premise and cloud scenarios.
- Mission critical performance – SQL Server 2014 runs up to 13x faster than SQL Server 2005*
You and your customers can also download a trial of SQL Server 2014 here.
If you would like to hear more about the multiple benefits of moving your customers to SQL server 2014 or to learn more about SQL server 2005 end of support please contact our team of Cloud Specialists on 0871 973 3060 or email email@example.com.