Cloud Migration

MDA Episode #18: Reducing the Risk of Your Cloud Migration

MDA Episode #18: Reducing the Risk of Your Cloud Migration

Episode #18 – Reducing the Risk of Your Cloud Migration The scheduling of a cloud migration is a complex undertaking that should be thought and planned in advance. But in order for a migration to be successful, it’s important that you limit your risk as much as possible during the migration itself, so that unforeseen problems don’t show up and cause your migration to go sideways, fail outright, or result in unexpected outages that negatively impact your business.

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Common Cloud Adoption Mistakes No 3: Serverless Solves All My Problems

Common Cloud Adoption Mistakes No 3: Serverless Solves All My Problems

Cloud computing is mainstream. That’s a fact. Chances are if your company isn’t already extensively using the cloud, it is planning on doing so in the very near future. But be careful…there are many mistakes that companies new to the cloud make when they begin looking into cloud adoption.

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Common Cloud Adoption Mistakes No 2: Lift-n-Shift is a Cloud Migration

Common Cloud Adoption Mistakes No 2: Lift-n-Shift is a Cloud Migration

Cloud computing is mainstream. That’s a fact. Chances are if your company isn’t already extensively using the cloud, it is planning on doing so in the very near future. But be careful…there are many mistakes that companies new to the cloud make when they begin looking into cloud adoption.

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Common Cloud Adoption Mistakes No 1: The Cloud Isn’t Secure

Common Cloud Adoption Mistakes No 1: The Cloud Isn’t Secure

Cloud computing is mainstream. That’s a fact. Chances are if your company isn’t already extensively using the cloud, it is planning on doing so in the very near future. But be careful…there are many mistakes that companies new to the cloud make when they begin looking into cloud adoption.

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MDA Episode #4 - Avoiding Downtime While Migrating Data to the Cloud

MDA Episode #4 - Avoiding Downtime While Migrating Data to the Cloud

Episode #4 – Avoiding Downtime While Migrating Data to the Cloud In this episode, the hardest part of your cloud migration is moving your data to the cloud. Moving your data to the cloud, without suffering planned or unplanned downtime, can be a challenge.

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Whats Next Modernising Applications Following Cloud Migration

Whats Next Modernising Applications Following Cloud Migration

In 2020, many organisations have already embarked on some form of cloud migration, as part of their wider digital transformation strategy involving the adoption of DevOps, cloud-native solutions, and modern software technologies.

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The Devil Is in the Data Mitigating Cloud Migration Risks

The Devil Is in the Data Mitigating Cloud Migration Risks

Tech leaders in Australia and New Zealand are embracing cloud migration and the shift to digital transformation. New Relic’s recent global survey included 125 Australian IT leaders who shared that 30% had completed their digital transformation, and close to 65% were in varying stages of completion.

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Security in the Cloud a Guide to Secure Migration and Modernization With AWS

Security in the Cloud a Guide to Secure Migration and Modernization With AWS

“First and foremost, the cloud provider is an expert in security. Use the tools and processes they provide and recommend in order to facilitate a highly secure environment,” said Lee Atchison, Senior Director of Cloud Architecture at New Relic.

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3 Strategies to Avoid Downtime When Migrating Data to the Cloud

3 Strategies to Avoid Downtime When Migrating Data to the Cloud

Moving your data is one of the trickiest parts of a cloud migration. During the migration, the location of your data can have a significant impact on the performance of your application.

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The Four Pitfalls of Cloud Migration

The Four Pitfalls of Cloud Migration

Migrating to the cloud is easy, right? What could possibly go wrong? There are at least four things I can think of.

Often, when we begin a cloud migration, we come in with lofty expectations. As the migration progresses, however, we often find that moving to the cloud isn’t necessarily as easy as we would like it to be - or as easy as we were led to believe it would be. Sometimes, the cloud doesn’t meet our expectations. Promises we’ve been given may not hold true. Promises we’ve made to our stakeholders can turn out to be impossible to keep. Migrating to the cloud is not necessarily the slam dunk we expected it to be.

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