Application Migration

Sequencing and Wave Planning for Large-Scale Application Migration


When an enterprise has a large portfolio of applications slated for migration to the public cloud, there is a need to identify the sequencing and scheduling aspects of the migration. In this article, we will describe a real-world planning exercise we undertook, highlighting the various elements essential to any planning and sequencing operation. The following […]

HPE’s Evolution to a Hybrid Cloud Environment


By conventional measures, the cloud-first transformation Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) executed would have to be labeled a success. After all, we shrunk our data center footprint from nearly 500 to just four, took $2 billion in costs out of the business, and migrated 90 percent of our apps to a combination of PaaS, SaaS and […]

TransCanada Is Putting Its Energy into Large-Scale Cloud Transformation


For more than 65 years, TransCanada has proudly delivered the energy that millions of North Americans rely on to power their lives and fuel industry. We are leaders in the safe and reliable operation of pipelines, storage facilities and power-generating stations across Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. In the energy business, we are committed to […]

Modernizing Applications: Moving From Virtual Machines to Containers


Shifting from virtual machines to Docker containers allows developers to deliver changes in a fraction of the time. And once an app is in a container, it’s portable. So the team can move it freely from AWS to Azure to Google Cloud, back to on-premise, optimizing the benefits of a hybrid environment. Problem is, development […]

Six Key Enablers For Large-Scale Application Migration to the Public Cloud


In working with many clients across hundreds of projects, we continually hear similar themes around large scale application migration efforts. Here are the areas where our clients most commonly struggle: Scale and Velocity Requirements for Migrating Large Numbers of Applications Most organizations take months to create future state application deployment architectures, and then migrate a […]

The Cloud Just Simplified Your Business Processes


The adoption of cloud computing is often seen as a way to consume IT as a utility, just as a company purchases electricity or raw commodities. Many organizations also see cloud as a way to accelerate the deployment of new capabilities that will make them more competitive in their markets. While these are powerful reasons […]