4MSTech provides Datacenter and Cloud Modernization on and to Azure to customers using best practices and tested methodology
Customers beginning the Journey to the Cloud usually do not have personnel trained and experienced with Azure and an experienced partner as 4MSTech can be used to enhance maturity level of customers and speedup migration and modernization projects. Quickly implementing a Datacenter and Cloud Modernization program can be a challenge, and Microsoft and Microsoft partners (UnifyCloud for ex.) have lots of integrated solutions 4MSTech uses to deliver top quality services. This service includes design and implementation of an Azure infrastructure for PaaS. 4MSTech brings Foundational concepts and sets up a Landing Zone environment adequate to customers’ needs using proven processes and tools. In addition, our cost control and governance experience help avoiding unplanned Cloud consumption. In addition, tools, and processes to evaluate applications dependency, components, and PaaS architecture, including effort to adjust application or database components to run smoothly on PaaS.
Service Delivery is split in 4 phases (below some basic deliverables): Phase I – Assessment and Planning • Design Azure environment, network architecture and project planning • Assess customer business needs • Assess Datacenter and/or Cloud (Azure and competitors) infrastructure components (Network, Storage, Backup, Services) • Governance (Security, Cost Control) • Application Components and dependency Phase II – Adjusts and Enablement • Provision an Azure tenant and set up Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) • Provision the required administrator roles in Azure AD • Network connection from Azure to Datacenter on-premises or Cloud through VPN GW • Landing Zone creation, including Vnets, NSGs, Storage Accounts, Recovery Service Vaults, among others Phase III – Modernization • Application modernization to PaaS (Application Services) or AKS • SQL database on-premises to SQL PaaS or Managed Instance • Implementation of API Management, Application Insights & Monitoring • Implementation of DevOps Best P