Migrating Workloads to Cloud: 10-Wk Implementation

Data Glove Inc. DBA Trimax Americas

Trimax provides the best offering available for re-platforming your on-premise proprietary Unix workloads and migrating them to the latest cloud platform in Azure.

Our 10-Week implementation effectively migrates Unix / Linux workloads (running on AIX, Solaris) to the cloud with minimal remediation or intervention.

Supported Source Platforms & Environments:

  • Unix / Linux
  • AIX
  • Solaris
  • No. of servers: up to 10.
  • No. of Business Systems/Business Applications: up to 1.
  • No. of Applications: 1 custom application/1 web application (Source code remediation is out of scope).


Week 1: Business Requirement Gathering / Inventory Collection

  • Business overview, Cloud Migration Objectives, Current Infrastructure Overview, IT Support team overview.
  • Complete list of inventory to be included in migration.

Week 2: Business System Mapping and Business System Owner Interviews

  • Server dependencies, Application dependencies, Resource dependencies.
  • Grouping of servers for assessment.

Weeks 3 and 4: Assessment and Planning

  • Assessment report per business system.
  • Migration options and recommendations.
  • Migration Strategy.

Weeks 5 and 6: Migration Planning

  • Deliverables – Migration Plan
    • Risks and Mitigation Plan.
    • Processes and Procedures.
    • T-Minus Schedule.
    • Migration Checklist.
    • Communication Plan for migration.
    • Roll back plan, process and procedures.
    • Validation Plan.

Weeks 7-10 (4 Weeks): Migration

  • Deliverables – Complete Business system Migration.
  • Complete Migration checklist.
  • Post Migration Validation – 2 days Post Completed Migration
    • Completed Migration validation report.

Cloud Foundation, Tenant and Networking is a separate offering.