05 Mar 2018
Previous articles in this series on Microsoft Azure have covered:
In post 5, we consider Microsoft option evaluation.
Knowing Your Destination
Moving to Azure is not an ‘all-or-nothing’ decision. A range of options are available as summarised in Figure 1 below.
At the planning stage, it is important to undertake a detailed cost-benefit analysis of the various options available. This should include an evaluation of the wider business benefits to be derived, not just costs. Key issues affecting option choice will include flexibility, scalability, customisation, control, costs, reliability and ease of migration.