If your firm is still running either Window XP or Office 2003 you need to be aware of a very important date that’s fast approaching, it’s the end-of-life (EOL) for Microsoft Windows XP and Office 2003. Microsoft announced that it would terminate all support and updates for Windows XP, Office 2003 and Server 2003 on April 8, 2014.
The April 8th deadline is significant because, firms that rely on these services assume a huge risk. No more software updates or patches including security updates, out-of-band emergency updates and all product support for the software.
If your firm runs Windows XP or Office 2003, you can’t afford to wait. The April 8th deadline is coming fast so better start planning your migration now.