Once an enterprise embarks on cloudification journey, the next important thing to consider is cloud migration. Migrating an enterprise’s applications to cloud is a process both lengthy and complicated. Enterprises must decide on the applications they wish to move to the cloud and must also be cognizant of the risks involved. Establishing the right deployment topology and architecture is also key to the cloud migration process. Ensuring smooth cloud migration to cloud, without compromising on the performance of an application, must be an important consideration in the cloud migration process.
Build Service emphasizes on Cloud architecture and deployment strategy taking into consideration cloud migration requirements, integration into existing technology and application environments, virtualization, networking and storage needs, automation and workflow. Some of the common strategies adopted for Cloud Build phase are described below.