Cloud Migration

Alcor’s cloud migration services are designed to help clients make the transition from their existing infrastructure to the cloud platform in a disciplined and organized way. We leverage a structured methodology and industry standard tools to facilitate a rapid migration to the cloud environment while minimizing the transition risks.

Cloud Migration Services

Key components of our enterprise cloud application migration services include:

Discovery Phase

In this phase primary focus is on making an inventory of existing applications, identify the key stakeholders, key users and how they use the applications, understand the application profile, age & business criticality. We also try and capture the meta data during this phase

Assessment Phase

In this phase we leverage our migration framework to determine path and destination for each application. Key considerations include:

    Application Disposition
  • Lift & shift
  • Remediate
  • Replatform
  • Decommission or retire
    Determine Cloud Deployment Service
  • IAAS
  • PAAS
  • Private/Public/Hybrid cloud
  • Target cloud vendor platform

Migration Planning

Build road-map based on initial assessment done in the discovery phase.

  • Prioritize Migration effort
  • Estimate effort
  • Update business case
  • Engage in Pilots to validate model
  • Build future state model

Migration & Testing Phase

  • Remediate or re-platform applications
  • Document code changes and configurations
  • Migrate databases, interfaces and dependent applications
  • Performance & scalability testing in preproduction environment
  • Validate & accept

Deploy in Production

  • Transition to support
  • Application Performance Management
  • Post migration reviews
  • Document
  • Update service catalogs