Azure Datacenter Migration 2-Week Assessment

Sikich, LLP.

After listening to your business requirements and future business goals, we will develop an Azure datacenter migration plan to expand your IT capabilities with hosting on Azure.

In this 2-week assessment, Sikich will engage with the customers to identify the client’s requirements.  An Azure datacenter migration plan will be developed to migrate the customer from the current solution to Azure hosting. Considerations will include:

  • Functional Requirements
  • Performance and Sizing
  • High Availability
  • Scalability
  • Disaster Recovery

An Azure Architecture will be designed and presented to the client. The design will include:

  • Design Description
    • Estimated Azure Usage
    • Estimated Migration Services
  • Subscription Details
    • Network configuration
    • Storage, Backup and Security Configuration
    • Hosting Service Description
  • Licensing Considerations

Additionally, a Migration plan will be created. This will include:

  • Migration Strategy
  • Migration Method
  • Workload Migration Schedule

Scope of Work

  • Meeting to determine requirements
    • Define Requirements
    • Define Design Criteria
  • Create Migration Plan
    • Estimate Azure Consumption
    • Define Migration Procedures


  • Design Description

  • Azure Structural Architecture (Visio Diagram)

  • Azure Monthly Consumption Estimate

  • Migration Service Estimate

  • Fixed Fee – $4,000

  • Fixed Scope – Up to 15 servers

  • Fixed Timeline – Delivered within 2 weeks of start of engagement

Week One Agenda

  • Review Existing Installation
  • Meet to determine Requirements
  • Agreement on Solution Requirements
  • Start on Preliminary Azure Design
  • Submit Preliminary Design Description
  • Agreement on Preliminary Design Description

Week Two Agenda

  • Start Final Design
  • Costing and Design Details
  • Create Migration Plan
  • Meeting to present Final Design and Migration Plan