Cloud migrations don’t begin when you start moving your applications into the cloud. They begin long before that! First, there’s the in-depth discovery of your application landscape which is essential to properly identifying what you’re going to migrate into the public cloud. Second, there’s finding the cloud migration solution that’s going to meet all of your needs. Properly completing these two steps lays the groundwork you’ll need for a successful cloud migration. But, where do you even begin? How do you know where the start and finish lines are?
Alas, we are here to help. We’ve partnered with our friends at RISC Networks, one of the premier application discovery firms in the world, to develop a Sample RFI for cloud migration. The goal of this asset is to provide anyone who is facing a cloud migration project with a generic set of questions that they need to be asking before they select their application discovery and cloud migration solutions. By using some (or all) of the questions in this Sample RFI, you’ll be helping craft a life-cycle-based approach to your cloud migration from start to finish. And with cloud migration projects, that’s exactly what you want. Without further ado, let’s get you on your planning way: