As an Infrastructure-as-a-Service provider, Bluelock sees a lot of migration
of applications. Migration is occurring from physical servers to cloud, from
private cloud to public cloud and back to private cloud from public cloud.
Migration can be tricky and a poor migration strategy can be responsible for
costly time delays, data loss and other roadblocks on your way to
successfully modernizing your infrastructure.
While each scenario is different, I'd like to identify three key best
practices that will help your team create a solid, successful plan for
migrating your application.
Even before you begin to move your application, there's a lot of best
practice that goes into choosing which application to migrate to the cloud.
Regardless of whether you are migrating that app to a public cloud or a
private cloud, you should assess the app for data gravity and connectivit... (more)