He notes that it starts with a full understanding of the kinds of workloads that will move from your on-premise infrastructure and into the cloud and the different implications for each.
He also provides an overview of the workload migration planning process, which includes:
- Discovery and providing an overall view of the IT assets that will be migrated
- Workload analysis to determine technical requirements
- Mapping and risk mitigation to identify security issues, such as those related to data privacy and compliance
- Planning and execution
The article goes on to describe each of those in more detail. Have a look at the full article, or dive right in to learn more about how Hostway|HOSTING can help you with cloud migration services by going here.