Data Modernization: 6-Wk Implementation


Insight’s team of experts will help you to quickly modernize your existing assets or adopt cloud-native approaches to data platform architecture by leveraging the power of Azure services.

Insight helps you classify, prioritize, migrate, and modernize your legacy data estate using best practice tools and processes from Microsoft and our programmatic approach to data platform modernization.

Our approach starts with evaluating existing assets to identify optimal target services, including: Azure SQL DB, Azure SQL Managed Instance, and SQL Server on Azure IaaS. We will work your infrastructure and operations teams to plan and execute an initiative which minimizes risk and downtime using Data Migration Assistant and Azure Database Migration Service. Our workload evaluation highlight opportunities for innovation by leveraging new capabilities of a modern data platform, including Azure SQL features like active geo-replication, automatic tuning, and hyperscale architecture. Whether your existing estate is fully composed of Microsoft products, or is a blend which includes open source and alternate commercial platforms, Insight's expert team will execute with you to to select the right path.

This consulting service offering includes the following activities and deliverables:

  • Interactive workshops
  • Tool-based assessment of scoped workloads
  • Execution of infrastructure deployment and migration activities
  • Benefits realization report

In addition to technical architecture and execution, our licensing specialists will work to maximize your existing Sql Server investments, and ensure that your organization gets the most value from Microsoft's most powerful Azure services and capabilities, giving you confidence to build for the future with the best possible ROI.