Microsoft is ending its extended support for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 on January 14, 2020, which is not that far off. January 2020 is barely a year away. That does not leave a lot of time for IT pros to come up with a strategy for migrating applications away from Windows Server 2008, and on to a more current platform.
Read this GameChanger to find out why containerization is an excellent alternative to performing a traditional application migration with advantages including:
- Portability for current and future migrations
- Facilitating moving datacenter into the cloud
- Insulating applications from server operating system upgrades