Microsoft is discontinuing Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008.
After January 14, 2020, if your PC is running these versions of windows, it will no longer receive security updates.
Windows 7 was launched on July 22, 2009 and while still very popular it is quite outdated and has not been receiving any new features other than critical updates since Jan 13, 2015.
After Jan 14, 2020 Windows 7 will no longer receive security updates leaving you extremely vulnerable to any emerging threats (ransomware + viruses). Any PCs running Windows 7 are at risk and need to be updated or replaced.
If your PC is older than 5 years, it’s likely that it will not support Windows 10 requirements. Hardware upgrades typically hard drive and memory may be required. Our free IT assessment can help. Many software companies have already announced that future versions of their applications will no longer support Windows 7, so unfortunately by avoiding upgrading now you are only delaying the inevitable while exposing your business to unneeded risk.
If you are a small business that has still has PCs utilizing Windows 7, we are here to help. Please contact us for a free IT assessment, we can help you determine what upgrades would be needed and provide fixed cost solutions to help you transition to Windows 10.
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