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Outdated IT Environments Limit Innovation and Security

Digital transformation is fundamentally changing the ways organizations do business. The exponential rate at which technology is developing has already drastically transformed business processes and encouraged growth. Modern and innovative technologies are bringing agility, scalability, and security benefits to existing applications while building next-generation applications optimized for the cloud.

Microsoft fuels digital transformation with leading future-ready technologies in a new era of hybrid cloud computing. The pace of change continues to accelerate, and exciting technological innovation opens new opportunities and the potential to transform the way small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are doing businesses. Microsoft offers consistent hybrid scenarios for businesses to grow and to extend operations to the cloud with Windows Server 2019. This latest operating system provides the flexibility to upgrade from older versions of the Windows Server operating system to Windows Server 2019.

Outdated IT environments limit innovation and security

For SMBs, IT resources and budgets are often limited, so building an up-to-mark IT infrastructure can be challenging and expensive. Many organizations are still running their business applications on the older Windows Server operating systems. The existing infrastructure keeps them from taking advantage of modern and cloud-ready technologies to stay ahead of competitors. The many other challenges of using outdated operating systems include:

  • Lack of adaptability to meet modern business requirements
  • Outdated security that fails to protect applications and data against modern security threats
  • Complex operations due to isolated management across different application workloads
  • Time-consuming manual process for resource provisioning
  • End of support for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2

Windows Server 2019 bridges on-premises and cloud

Windows Server 2019 is the operating system that bridges on-premises environments with Azure services, adding additional layers of security while helping organizations modernize applications and infrastructure. It maximizes existing investments and builds on Windows Server security, app innovation, and hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) capabilities to help organizations bridge on-premises investments to the cloud. Windows Server 2019 is designed and engineered to help modernize datacenters, delivering on four key areas:

Please call (937) 535-4300 Ext 128 for Microsoft information.  We'll email you a guide that is intended to help IT decision makers, IT admins, and IT pros understand the importance of transforming legacy business workloads using the latest version of Windows Server operating system, featured with modern and innovative technologies. It also covers possible scenarios for upgrading from older versions of Windows Server to Windows Server 2019.

Ignoring these End of Support (EOS) events could result in compliance gaps or security attacks. 1 in 5 organizations lose customers due to a cyberattack and nearly 30% lose revenue.

As a Microsoft Silver partner, we are ready to help our Stress Free Managed IT customers avoid business disruptions. This is a chance to modernize your workplace and move your services to the cloud all while increasing your efficiency, communications, productivity, security and business profitability.

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