Database Modernisation



Moving SQL Server 2008 & Windows Server 2008 to Microsoft Azure

Cobweb’s Database Modernisation services enable businesses to modernise their on-premise database platform by transitioning to Microsoft Azure.

 

With Microsoft having announced forthcoming end of support dates for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008, with extended support in Microsoft Azure, now is the time to transition your on-premise SQL Server databases to the cloud.

Database Modernisation

Issues prompting a move to the cloud

 

The main reason for businesses to move their database platform to the cloud is to address shortcomings with their existing platform – for example:


Rising on premises IT cost

 

Rising on-premises IT infrastructure costs


out of supply infrastructure

 

An aging or out-of-support legacy infrastructure


Security threats

Growing security threat

Storage

 

Storage capacity limits

Increased agility

High availability and disaster recovery needs

compliance regulations

 

New compliance regulations