3 day Workshop Cloudlift for SQL Server

GDS Business Intelligence GmbH

3 days initial workshop to assess your SQL Server inventory and to build a migration plan

Do you want to migrate your SQL Server environment to a new version and go to the cloud at the same time ? Are you not sure weather to use platform services or infrastructure as a service? You might want to switch your operating system to Linux at the same time? Do you want to operate your database in the Docker Container? You only want to pay for the SQL Server license if you really use it? Don't worry no longer GDS Cloudlift Workshop for SQL Server is here to help.

Agenda: Day 1:

  • Documenting your proposed target environment
  • assessing your data assets and connected services Day 2:
  • Defining a migration strategy Day 3:
  • building a plan for migration

As a deliverable you will get a document that can be used as starting point for your migration efforts.

Maybe you have another problem: On July 9, 2019, Microsoft Support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 expired. Your application is still based on SQL Server 2008 / 2008 R2 and you can't migrate it to a newer version yet? No problem: Microsoft supports SQL Server 2008 / 2008 R2 for another three years if you run it in the cloud1. In all these cases, GDS Cloud Lift Workshop for SQL Server is the right choice for you. Our consultants quickly assess your SQL Server databases and build a migration plan to the Microsoft Azure Cloud with the help of our standardized framework. And the highlight: We help you through standardized scripts, to set up your SQL Server environment in the cloud following the best practice experiences of our consultants. All largely automatic. If you have other requirements such as high availability with Always On Availibility Groups, just contact us.