Cloud Migration

  • We customize migration strategy to meet business objectives
    – Moving physical IT infrastructure from on-premise to cloud
    – Moving data into cloud hosted storage solutions
    – Moving applications and data to cloud application platforms
    – Moving from one cloud platform to another cloud platform
    – Build cloud native IT and/or application infrastructure from scratch
  • We follow a three phase solution approach
    • Before Migration
      – Analyze/rationalize the current environment to identify which applications and/or infrastructure are more suitable for cloud migration
      – Recommend suitable migration strategy
      – Recommend the type of cloud solution (Public, Private (or) Hybrid) suitable for the intended cloud migration
      – Provide architectural guidance for cloud migration
      – Provide guidance on security, compliance and identity management
      – Assist in choosing the right Cloud Partner/Provider – Azure/AWS/GCP
      – Assist in estimating cost and timelines for migration
      – Discuss and partner on a Proof of Concept (POC) before migration
      – Some of the popular tools used: Azure Migrate, AWS Application Discovery Service, Azure TCO Calculator, AWS Cost Management, GCP Pricing Calculator
    • During Migration
      – Plan the migration milestones
      – Establish the required procedures to execute and monitor migration
      – Execute the migration plan
      – Establish continuous testing to validate and feedback loop to sign off on milestones
      – Document the migration journey and communicate the status updates to the stakeholders
      – Some of the popular tools used: AWS Migration Hub, Azure Migrate
    • After Migration
      – Build and establish the monitoring
      – Monitor, Maintain and Manage the cloud infrastructure
      – Provide recommendations on cost optimization
      – Knowledge transfer to identified teams
      – Some of the popular tools used: Azure Monitor, Amazon Cloud Watch, ELK and Splunk