Businesses that are governed by regulatory obligations such as HIPAA may find that they are no longer able to satisfy compliance requirements.More information on HHS’s view on the security requirements for information systems that contain electronic protected health information (e-PHI) can be found here (HHS HIPAA FAQ - Security Rule).It is very important that customers and partners migrate to a modern operating system such as Windows 10.Customers moving to a modern operating system will benefit from dramatically enhanced security, broad device choice for a mobile workforce, higher user productivity, and a lower total cost of ownership through improved management capabilities. After April 8, 2014, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or technical support for Windows XP.We recommend that you download and run the Windows Upgrade Assistant to check if your PC meets the system requirements for Windows 10 and then follow the steps in the tutorial to upgrade if your PC is able. Without critical Windows XP security updates, your PC may become vulnerable to harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software which can steal or damage your business data and information.Anti-virus software will also not be able to fully protect you once Windows XP itself is unsupported.Many software vendors will no longer support their products running on Windows XP as they are unable to receive Windows XP updates.Learn how to pilot and deploy a modern desktop yourself by visiting the Windows 10 Tech Net Page.
After 12 years, support for Windows XP ended April 8, 2014.
There will be no more security updates or technical support for the Windows XP operating system.