AgileDataCenter: 2-Wk Assessment

Agile IT

The Azure RAP is intended to equip a company's internal IT department for an upcoming datacenter migration to Microsoft's Azure IaaS platform.

The Azure Readiness Assessment Planning offer is intended to work with a company's internal IT department to assist with the preparation of an upcoming datacenter migration to Microsoft's IaaS platform. At the end of this project, the client IT team will be equipped with a customized roadmap, scope, and the resources to complete a full Azure Migration. The focus of the project is to create a repeatable and optimized framework that can be utilized by the internal IT department to efficiently manage the Azure environment. Agile IT will work with the company’s IT department to train staff on current patterns and practices for creating virtual networks, compute instances, storage blobs, and backups.

Readiness Agile IT will provide a 2-hour workshop of core features available in Azure. The goal of this workshop is to start a discussion of required features to be included during the deployment phase. Agile IT will collaborate with the customer's internal IT team to review features and processes that are available within various Azure products. We will also review migration methods and infrastructure requirements for connecting your current datacenter to your Azure environment. Specifically, Agile IT will advise on the following:

  • Virtual Networks
  • Azure DNS
  • Azure Traffic Manager
  • Identity and Access Management
  • SLB
  • vNets
  • Virtual Gateways
  • Storage
  • Premium
  • Standard
  • Hot/Cold
  • Data Migration
  • Compute
  • Auto Scaling
  • Images
  • Virtual Machines

Assessment Agile IT will work with your IT department to review and assess the following:

  • Current Infrastructure
  • Current Network Architecture and Capacity
  • Performance Requirements
  • HA/Resilience Requirements
  • DR/Backup Requirements
  • Configuration and Change Management
  • Maintenance Processes