Azure Strategy Consulting Package: 1-Wk Assessment


Aligned with Microsoft’s Cloud Adoption Framework (CAF) this consulting package is designed to help you define your strategy for Azure adoption and validate the business case for transformation.

When it comes to migrating your databases to Azure there can be uncertainty around costs & best practices. Our consulting package breaks down those uncertainties & helps debunk myths around what workloads should or shouldn’t be migrated to the cloud. We can help you understand the TCO impact of a move to Azure, define an adoption project plan, understand how to apply best practices, & show you where the quick wins are in your IT environment to provide the biggest business gains.

The Ignition Strategy Consulting Package is a short, tactical engagement where our aim is to help you quantify the real-world cost & opportunities of a move to Azure. Working in-line with the Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework best practice we will undertake the following activities:

  • Run a high-level assessment of your current estate

  • Produce a high-level TCO estimate for a move to Azure

  • Undertake a senior management workshop to understand business goals

  • Interview service line teams to understand core business applications

  • Identify & agree a “quick win” first adoption project

  • Provide a high-level design & detailed costed overview for the adoption project


  • Develop a full understanding of your current state & readiness

  • Define your goals of a move to Azure

  • Understand the modernisation & migration opportunities

  • Identify quick wins

  • Access to an experienced team of Azure consultants

We’ll work with you to deliver:

  • TCO Overview Report a real-world projected cost for a move to Azure based on the current state

  • Recommendations Report highlighting key challenges, key opportunities, governance approach & suggested first adoptions project

  • Design & Cost Overview to support the initial adoption project