SQL Server Migration with Azure: 10-wk Implementation

Coeo Ltd

Coeo's SQL Server migration with Azure service delivers a best practice, CAF-aligned approach to migrating and modernising business critical SQL workloads into a new cloud platform.

There has never been a better time to move SQL Server on-premises to Azure. Organisations are looking to reduce datacenter costs, optimise business performance and accelerate green-IT initiatives.

Coeo's SQL Server Migration service uses our robust, best practice framework to provide the best migration and modernisation options for your SQL Server environment. Our aim is to align SQL Server technology with your data and digital transformation strategy.

Coeo's Approach


Assess size, scale and compatibility of the current SQL Server environment to provide a migration plan, cost analysis and best practice recommendations for both IaaS and PaaS SQL offerings.


Cloud adoption framework aligned consultancy with expert planning, design and delivery skills to accelerate your SQL migration project from months into weeks.


Training, knowledge transfer and post-migration support are key for any complex migration project. Ensuring a well-planned, managed and optimised Azure SQL platform delivers great busines value for your organisation.

Coeo lead your team through a series of scoping, requirements and solution design workshops. They use their hands-on technical experience to provide a solution that supports both your business requirements and technical objectives through our robust, repeatable process:

  1. Discover – Discovery of all the on-premises SQL Server components, downstream and upstream applications and services that rely on the SQL Server environment in scope.
  2. Analyse – Detailed analysis of each database, instance, VM & SQL cluster for IaaS and PaaS compatibility for Azure SQL services
  3. Build/Deploy – Automated deployment of data platform solution using tried and tested scripts.
  4. Test – Testing of the workloads on the new platform to mitigate the risks associated with critical system migrations.
  5. Migrate – Fully documented migration and rollback plan completed.
  6. Optimise – Performance is monitored and necessary remediation undertaken to ensure the performance of the new platform.

Make SQL Server sustainable and secure with Azure SQL Services