These two approaches to IT investment are referred to as:
Capital Expenditure (CapEx): CapEx is the spending of money on physical infrastructure up ...
At its core, Azure is a public cloud computing platform.
Microsoft Azure, formerly known as Windows Azure, provides a range of cloud services, including those for hosting, storage and networking.
It is Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) that can be used to replace or supplement your on-premise servers. Advantages include speed and flexibility, minimised costs, performance, and reliability.
Do you plan to move everything into the cloud? When deciding to migrate to the cloud some organisations will arrive at the need to run a hybrid cloud scenario, where certain servers remain on-premise. The Hybrid cloud model still offers many advantages, but how do you arrive at the best solution for your unique business requirements?
Solutions4IT adopt a methodical and proven approach to all Azure migrations. Here are some specific steps we take to help you get started.
The most common is Rehost, Often referred to as a "lift-and-shift" migration. This option doesn't require software changes, and lets you migrate your existing servers to Azure quickly. Each server is migrated as is, to reap the benefits of the cloud, without the risk and cost associated with code changes. Rehost is used...
Refactoring often referred to as “repackaging" requires minimal changes to software, so that they can connect to Azure PaaS, and use cloud offerings. For example, you could migrate existing software applications to Azure App Service or Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS). Or, you could refactor relational and non-relational databases into options such as Azure SQL Database Managed Instance, Azure Database for MySQL, Azure Database for PostgreSQL, and Azure Cosmos DB.
Solutions 4IT can assist you with the whole ‘Migrate to Azure’ journey and this includes where other opportunities exist to enhance your business processes. We can help you investigate other cloud SAAS offerings like;
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