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The July release of SQL Operations Studio is now available

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Announcing new options for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Support

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-new-options-for-sql-server-2008-and-windows-server-2008-end-of-support/

•Extended Support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 will end on July 9, 2019.
•Extended Support for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 will end on January 14, 2020.

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for July 16, 2018

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/stbnewsbytes/2018/07/16/cloud-platform-release-announcements-for-july-16-2018/

Windows Server and SQL Server | Windows Server 2008 end of service
Azure Data Box Disk | Preview
Azure IoT Central | Disclosure
Azure security and operations management | Security Center in your subscription experience
Azure security and operations management | Azure Security Center available in Azure Gov
Azure Files Sync | GA
Azure Firewall | Preview
Virtual WAN | In preview
Azure Marketplace | Azure Marketplace Features preview
Azure SQL Data Warehouse | Instant data movement
Azure SQL Database | Managed instance business critical—In preview
Azure SQL Database | New purchasing model—GA
Azure SQL Database | Long-term backup retention—GA
Azure SQL Database | Auto-failover—GA
Azure Maps | Azure Maps premium—New imagery and IP lookup service
Azure SQL Data Warehouse | UK West—GA
Azure Service Fabric | Service Fabric Mesh now in preview
Azure Dev Spaces | Preview
Azure DevOps Projects | GA

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Microsoft: Important Products reaching end of extended support in the next 2 years

It’s sunset time for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2

EOL: January 14, 2020

https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/windowsserver/2018/07/10/its-sunset-time-for-windows-server-2008-and-2008-r2/

SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 are reaching end of support. What’s next?

EOL: July 9, 2019

https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/sqlserver/2018/07/06/sql-server-2008-and-2008-r2-are-reaching-end-of-support-whats-next/

Released: Update to Microsoft OLE DB Driver for SQL Server v18.1

Read-Scale Availability Group Setup

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Azure Data Factory new capabilities are now generally available

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