By the end of 2020, more than 67 percent of enterprise infrastructure will be cloud-based, with 83 percent of the company workload stored there. Why are they making the move? Faster speeds, greater flexibility, cost savings and improved customer support.
Cloud migration is not well suited to a “lift and shift” strategy, despite what some consultants might say. With CloudSmith’s advisory consulting approach, we break down the complications of the public cloud, figure out how to best streamline and implement it, help with decision making, and create a successful outcome that you’ll take ownership of when complete.
Independent analysis of cloud platforms related to a given solution and their strengths & weaknesses
Cost review of current cloud implementation & strategies to lower cloud spending over time
Knowledge transfer, expertise, or samples of various cloud technologies ranging from infrastructure (network, storage, compute) to application (both PaaS and SaaS)
Data, messaging and middleware technology adoption for moving to public cloud providers
Security training for moving to public cloud providers
Training on relevant cloud adoption strategies outside of “lift and shift” with migration guidance
Hybrid cloud deployment and operation strategies
Kubernetes & container technology assessment, adoption strategies and migration planning
Review application coding patterns that are required for occasionally-connected cloud applications
Review for cloud performance, scalability and reliability only
Review for cloud technology adoption and lowered cloud costs