The cloud is not just a way to make IT more flexible and cut costs. Today, it's about transforming businesses, gaining extreme competitive advantage and unlocking game-changing possibilities.
But while most companies are on the cloud journey, gaining these advantages isn't easy - it requires new skills, know-how and a different mind-set. One of the first hurdles is recognising that cloud is not a single technology, product or design - it really is a new approach to IT and there are different considerations and pitfalls to implementing cloud.
So how do you manage a smooth migration to cloud? We've distilled our experience from deploying cloud solutions for all business shapes and sizes into practical advice and tips to help ensure a simple and successful cloud migration.
This Guide includes expert advice on how to successfully migrate your business to cloud, including:
- How to shape your migration - drivers, killer KPIs and resourcing
- Migration planning musts
- Stakeholder management advice
- A simple four phase migration strategy