Cloud Migration Workshop

Cloud migration is the process where we move applications, data or other business systems:

  • From hosting on physical infrastructure to Cloud hosting.
  • From one Cloud hosting provider to another.

Our Cloud Migration workshop is designed to give a high-level understanding of migrating to the Cloud for the business owner/manager. It contains a mix of knowledge transfer and attendee focused exercises that will enhance your understanding of this space and assist you with bringing cloud migration into your IT Strategy.

Workshop objectives:

  • Inform business owners/managers of the steps they should go through to assess the need for cloud migration.
  • Identify opportunities to migrate to the cloud within owners/managers’ businesses; improving efficiency, reducing Total Cost of Ownership.
  • Establish a high-level pipeline/road map for cloud migration based on cloud migration strategies.

Workshop contents:

  • What is the Cloud?
  • What is Cloud Migration?
  • Benefits of Cloud Migration:
    • Scalability.
    • Reduced IT Cost.
    • Infrastructure update automation.
    • High availability.
    • Disaster recovery.
    • Collaboration.
    • Improved mobility.
    • Data security.
  • Cloud Migration as an IT Strategy:
    • Governance.
    • Pipeline management.
    • Agile approach.
    • Deployment approach - blue/green.
    • Cloud migration options:
      • Rehosting.
      • Replatforming.
      • Repurchasing.
      • Refactoring/rearchitecting.
      • Retiring.
      • Retaining.