Data Archival On Cloud 1 Week Assessment

IFI Techsolutions

Enabling extension of your on-premises backup, storage and data archiving solutions to the cloud, resulting in reducing cost and complexity, while achieving efficiency and infinite scalability

IFI Techsolutions is a leading cloud solutions and managed services provider that was recognized as a 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year Finalist. Founded by former Microsoft executives, IFI Techsolutions has earned Microsoft Azure Advanced Specializations on Windows Server and SQL Server Migration, Modernization of Web Applications and Windows Virtual Desktop.

IFI Techsolutions have experienced Cloud Consultants, Cloud Architects, and Cloud Engineers who will work closely with the customer to assess and get an understanding of the data to be replicated to Azure. This assessment includes the analysis of file server for data segregation. Based on requirement replication will be placed & test workloads will be analyzed against the same. We will work out the foundation for a reliable and robust solution that will fit as per needs and requirements of your business.


Phase 1: Kickoff & Information Gathering

  • Kick-off call to discuss the scope and brief overview of the current state.
  • Discuss agenda for the first day.

Phase 2: Data Segregation

  • Identify the set of files/folders to be copied based on the current environment.
  • Review the current state.
  • Define the ideal state.

Phase 3:Working Session Meeting and Report

  • Design, plan and document key considerations for the data replication to Azure.
  • Work with the technical team to identify the server to be used for Archive server role.

Phase 4: Data Replication Roadmap

  • Replication roadmap and the respective timeline for the same.
  • Replication strategy to be used for the solution.
  • Technology selection for implementation of the strategy.


  • Enable your team to copy on-premises data to Azure blob storage with hands-on experience working with Azure experts.
  • See first-hand the benefits of Azure Blob storage provides in terms of reducing cost, ease of management, automation, etc.
  • An evaluation report of replication of on-premises data to Azure blob storage.