Microsoft SQL Server 2005 SP4

Extended support for SQL Server 2005 ends on April 12, 2016. If you are still running SQL Server 2005 after April 12, 2016, you will no longer receive security updates.


Microsoft recommends upgrading to SQL Server 2014 to achieve greater performance, maintain security and compliance, and optimise your data platform infrastructure.

We will no longer allow tf facility to install to SQL 2005 after April 12th 2016.

Full details about the changes can be found on the Microsoft website here.

If you have any concerns or questions about the SQL Server 2005 support, please contact the Help Desk on 0113 288 2595 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..