Say Goodbye to Windows Server 2008 – and Hello to Azure?

Windows Server 2008 and several other popular platforms are going to be retired on January 14, and Microsoft is tempting users to move to its Azure cloud by offering free extended support.

Windows Server 2008, despite its age, is still one of the most popular server platforms in use today. Recent market share numbers aren’t available, but one Microsoft executive said this summer that the OS version still represents 60 percent of the company’s server install base.

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