VMware on Azure Journey: 3-Month Implementation


Rackspace Elastic Engineering for VMware: Re-imagine what is possible with Azure VMware Solution.

Planning your Azure cloud strategy? Need to optimize costs without sacrificing functionality or adoption speed? Leverage an assigned team of Azure VMware Solution experts that works with your team to help optimize workloads, take advantage of powerful VMware attributes including cloud native capabilities and accelerate innovation across your Azure VMware environment.

Highly Collaborative, Consumption-based, On-Demand Agile Support and Engineering Model Designed to Help You Get the Most From Your VMware investment

Whether you're on a transformation journey or simply looking to get more out of your VMware investments, Rackspace Elastic Engineering for VMware is designed to work with your team at every and any stage — when you need expertise the most. We’ll help you unlock the full power of the Azure VMware Solution, break free of the constraints of traditional cloud consumption models and drive transformation to support both traditional and cloud native workloads.


Typical 3 Month Implementation 

  • Month 1: Implementation & Planning
    • Review Azure VMware Solution Proof of Concept findings and recommendations
    • Review business and technical requirements
    • Deploy Azure VMware Solution
  • Month 2: Migration
    • Configure HCX
    • Migrate Applications
    • Handover
  • Month 3: VMware Readiness Assessment
    • Discovery workshop
    • Workstream workshops
      • Automation
      • Reliability
      • Security
      • Observability
      • Kubernetes
    • Deliverables:
      • Key Recommendations
      • Defined backlog
      • GAP analysis

Deliverable that transitions you to ongoing Elastic Engineering with the following benefits:

  • On demand access to a dedicated POD of resource
  • “Do-with” approach up-leveling team skills
  • Flexible, tiered pricing
  • Shared knowledge and resources