October 25, 2020

Microsoft provides 5 years of extended support for Windows 10 Enterprise/IoT 2015 LTSB

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The Microsoft Office 2016 version ended mainstream support and transferred to the extended support cycle. Next, Microsoft will provide extended support for this version for five years.

In addition to the office software suite, on the same day, Microsoft has more products transferred to the extended support cycle, such as Windows 10 Enterprise/IoT 2015 LTSB.

The Windows 10 Enterprise 2015 LTSB is based on Windows 10 v1507, the first official version of Windows 10 in July 2015.

This series of editions is divided into enterprise edition and enterprise Internet of things edition, Microsoft provides five-year mainstream support for these editions while providing five-year extended support.

Starting today, Windows 10 Enterprise/IoT 2015 LTSB will end mainstream support and move to five-year extended support.

The final life cycle of these long-term support versions is October 14, 2025. For enterprises, they can get security updates without worrying about vulnerabilities as long as they stay online.

Of course, if you want, you can also upgrade to Windows 10 LTSC 2016 and Windows 10 LTSC 2019. These versions can also be used stably.