Window Server 2008 dropped from the next release of CRM

Microsoft has provided information about supported configurations for the next major release of Microsoft Dynamics CRM in this article.

Only Windows Server 2012 is planned to be supported. Support for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 is also removed. Review the article for more details.

Although for some this is not welcome news, at least Microsoft has provided some notice and you can start planning accordingly.