End of Support for
Windows Server 2008/R2
& SQL Server 2008/R2

What exactly does
that mean to organisations?

41% of Irish firms have experienced at least one cyber attack event

6.5% of Irish firms paid a ransom following a ransomware attack

13% of Irish firms IT budget is spent on Cyber Security

€17.8m The total cyber losses of one Irish company

€91,860 The median cost Irish firms have suffered from cyber attacks

€113m The cost of cyber incidents and breaches on Irish companies

Source: Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report 2020 A Europe-wide survey across eight countries including 5,569 companies (335 Irish companies) during a six month period from September 2019 to February 2020.

Successful Migration with tangible business results

Cork County Council

Optimal Compliance & Security

Odyssey planning application system transition to new servers with minimal business impact

The Steps & Cost of Migration

1. Suitability Review

Initial call with a Migration Consultant to understand your current configuration

2. Technical Review

Technical analysis of SQL configuration to assess feasibility to migrate data

3. 7-10 Day Migration

Full data migration including implementation, verification, testing & go-live

From €9,450

Applies to standard MS SQL configurations. Non standard pricing can be advised at Suitability Review

Still Researching? Understand the Importance of a Migration Strategy & the Risks of Delaying.


SQL Server Migration Executive Briefing

Migration is not just a technical decision, it’s an essential Business decision.

A methodical approach to migration will ensure an effective transition with minimal disruption to business operations. 

Contents Include:
- Cyber & Ransomware Attacks on Irish Businesses
- What Does End of Support Mean?
- The Importance of a Migration Strategy
- Minimising Business Disruption
- The Data Migration Options


Microsoft e-Book
Cloud Migration Essentials

Migrating to the cloud doesn’t have to be difficult. With the right tools and processes, your migration project can be fast and friction free.

Discover some tools you can use to accelerate your migration project plus tips for post-migration success.


Forrester e-Book
The Total Economic Impact of Microsoft Azure SQL Database Managed Instance

Cost Savings & Business Beenfits enabled by MS Azure SQL Database Managed Instance.

To secure your
organisation, you need an automation & data
specialist partner
you can trust

Making the wrong migration partner choice, can result in excessive business disruption which brings higher costs and lower success rates.

We have managed migration projects for multiple public sector agencies in Ireland & UK and bring this expertise to your migration project – to deliver data security, compliance and confidence to your organisation and your customers.

We impact
2.5 m
people every day
We manage
100 m
digital government transactions every month
We invest
10 %
of revenue in R&D
15 +
years of delivering gov-tech transformation in Ireland
99 %
customer retention
50 +
public service agencies digitally transformed
ISO 27001
ISO 9001

How long is the migration process?

In 7-10 Days Your Data is Secured

Full data migration including implementation, verification, testing & go-live!