An initial workshop to assess your existing data estate and provide a road map to modernise your data platform (hybrid or full Azure) and licensing model.
This is an initial 1-day workshop for technical and business leaders and is held on-site at the client’s facility.
Prior to the workshop, there will be an initial conference call to discuss the engagement and collate data about the existing environment.
Review the existing data environment and licensing model including licensing costs, Server environment (versions & editions), hardware, data center(s), and storage requirements.
Review upgrade path and consolidation options.
Assess high availability and disaster recovery requirements including Always-On availability, fail-over and backup strategy.
Assess network and communications.
Discuss Azure deployment options and preferences including Hybrid, IaaS and PaaS.
Review business intelligence, analytics and data insights usage and strategy.
On completion of the workshop, the client will have a high-level understanding of potential target environments and licensing design options including cost savings, and a well proven turn-key migration strategy.