Cloud Automation: Closing the Innovation Gap with Cloud Adoption

Cloud automation and closing the innovation gap with a cloud adoption strategy

Businesses often turn to the cloud as a new destination to run their workloads. But getting the most out of the cloud requires more than a simple lift-and-shift of your applications.

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3 Steps to Predict Public Cloud Migration Costs

Predicting Public Cloud Costs for a cloud migration strategy

There’s a simple reason why one in three businesses say their cloud migration was more expensive and complicated than expected. They planned it wrong!

But just because the explanation is simple, doesn’t mean the solution will be. Cloud migration using cloud services like Microsoft Azure is a complex affair, involving multiple new business paradigms, processes, and variables. All of which is incredibly daunting, and difficult, for a business to straddle – particularly those with little to no cloud experience.

What I’ve discovered working with Softchoice clients is with the right approach, you can develop a much more accurate understanding of what your cloud migration project will cost you. You can avoid unforeseen circumstances and end up getting the optimal cloud cost strategy.

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Azure Security Best Practices

Azure Security Best Practices

There is a lot to love about Azure and what it offers organizations in terms of capabilities for compliance and security.

Nevertheless, even the simplest cloud projects require scrupulous planning, research and ongoing care. If you do not follow these best practices for Microsoft Azure security, risks will invariably follow. 

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