Lifecycle FAQ-Extended Security Updates Content provided by Microsoft Select Product Version All Products Back to the Microsoft Lifecycle Policy home page Show all What is the Extended Security Update (ESU) program? What products are included? Can I get support after the Extended Support date, without purchasing Extended Security Updates? How can I purchase ESUs? Does Unified Support include ESUs? How can I verify that my devices are ready to receive ESU updates? Can I use System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) to deploy Extended Security Updates? What versions of .NET are supported on Windows during their respective Extended Security Update (ESU) phases? How can I learn more?Change LogJanuary 2020 editsEDITED: URLs for SQL Server 2008/R2 ESU FAQs and Resources The information on this page is subject to the Microsoft Policy Disclaimer and Change Notice. Return to this site periodically to review any such changes. Last Updated: 4 Feb 2020 Was this information helpful? Yes No Tell us what we can do to improve the article Submit Thanks! Your feedback will help us improve the support experience.