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Insight on Cloud Migration

Cloud migration can be a daunting issue for companies with a number of legacy applications

Cloud migration can be a daunting issue for companies with a number of legacy applications. In a recent article titled “Cloud Customers: Don’t Worry About Standards Yet“, Deborah Gage from DevX pointed to Armada as a voice of insight on this issue.

The article makes several key points from Armada and other industry leaders including Gartner and additional cloud solution providers. Armada’s comments were drawn primarily from a webinar conducted with the cloud hosting company, OpSource, earlier this month. Armada noted that “Before you leap into the cloud, it’s important to figure out what your goals are and create a step-by-step plan for achieving them”. During the webinar, they went on to outline key components of an effective cloud migration plan.

For more details on ways to use cloud computing to mitigate risks and optimize OxEx and CapEx within your company, on-demand playback of the complete webinar is available now.

Let us know: Are you considering a move to cloud? Do you have a detailed IT plan to make it a reality?

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Haresh Parekh is Lead Architect, Cloud Computing Practice, The Armada Group. He has over 18+ years of experience in Information Technology across different industries in consumer-driven companies; successfully creating, delivering and managing large scale web-based enterprise applications/services (SaaS) at start-ups to Fortune 500 multi-nationals; with extensive experience in application and product development, architecture, databases, team building and infrastructure. During this time, he has been credited with delivering mission-critical, distributed, scalable, high-volume and award-winning systems for companies like Air India, Knowledge Universe, Leap Frog, and eBay to name a few, catering to a user base of hundreds of thousands of users with solutions ranging from $5 to $50 million. In his spare time, he is involved in non-profit and philanthropic initiatives.

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