Cloud Migration Assessment Tool

Cloud Migration Assessment Tool

Microsoft has just released a Free Azure Cloud Migration Assessment Tool to help organizations better assess the impact of migrating to the cloud. There is a great video that is provided after you sign up that walks you step by step how to use the free Azure Cloud Migration Assessment Tool.

Free Azure Cloud Migration Assessment Tool

 

 

 

When determininUsing the Cloud Migration Assessment Tool you can determine potential cost savings associated with the migration. To calculate the potential savings it factors in the  Azure Hybrid Use Benefit. Microsoft’s Azure Hybrid Use Benefit lets customers use their existing Windows Server licenses with Software Assurance for virtual machines running in the Microsoft Cloud. Enabling you to get base compute pricing on Windows Server virtual machines, saving you money.

Microsoft Azure TCO Calculator

I was impressed by the simplicity of use for the Microsoft Azure TCO Calculator. One of the nice features, you can choose manual input, Bulk Custom Input. The Microsoft Azure TCO Calculator even shares with you the assumptions it used and provided you the capability to override those assumptions if you like.To access the Microsoft Azure TCO calculator at http://tco.microsoft.com/

Microsoft Azure TCO Calculator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To access the Microsoft Azure TCO calculator at http://tco.microsoft.com/

Another nice feature of the Microsoft Azure TCO Calculator is the Cost and Savings Analysis the tool provides access too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Migrating to the Cloud – The Formula For Success

For a number of years, I have been presenting on Dirty Secrets of the Cloud, Questions you should ask your cloud provider last year Forbes did a write up on one of my presentation 21 Questions To Ask Your Cloud Computing Provider Before You Sign 

https://www.forbes.com/sites/joemckendrick/2016/05/14/21-questions-to-ask-your-cloud-computing-provider-before-you-sign/#4347ea541100

At the Data Summit in New York City on May 17th, I will be presenting  V202. The Cloud Landscape Today At the end of this presentation I will be providing an updated Cloud Provider Check-List.

Data Summit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you can’s wait, then you can get an older version of my Cloud Provider Checklist at my blog titled Dirty Little Secrets of the Cloud. This will provide you an excellent framework for evaluating the different cloud providers.

There are substantial benefits that go way beyond costs savings that you gain by moving to the Cloud. There are also many mistakes companies make as they move towards the cloud that could have easily been avoided. It’s important that you work with the right partner to ensure your journey to the cloud is successful. I recently took a position at Spectrum Enterprise Navisite. What convinced me to go onboard was the completeness of the vision for cloud computing and the investments being made to back the vision. At Spectrum Enterprise Navisite we are here to enable our clients to realize the full potential of technology in the rapidly changing landscape. If you are in the process of migrating to the cloud, thinking about migrating to the cloud and are looking for a wing-man to ensure your journey is successful please consider reaching out to us at Spectrum Enterprise Navisite. I am excited by the investments we are making to ensure our clients realize the full of their technology investments in

At Spectrum Enterprise Navisite we are here to enable our clients to realize the full potential of technology in the rapidly changing landscape. If you are in the process of migrating to the cloud, thinking about migrating to the cloud and are looking for a wing-man to ensure your journey is successful please consider reaching out to us at Spectrum Enterprise Navisite. I am excited by the investments we are making to ensure our clients realize the full of their technology investments.

Mike

*** All Posts are Mine and Not those of my Employer**

Spectrum Enterprise Navisite

 

 

 

To learn more about how Navisite can help you realize the full potential of technology in rapidly changing landscape http://www.navisite.com/

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