Cloud Economics Assessment
Accurately assess your Azure Requirements
Manage Your Software Assets
Version 1’s Cloud Economics Assessment is a rapid comparative monetary analysis between existing on-premise workloads and Azure including readiness levels and migration pathways.
As many organisations embrace Cloud computing, acquiring Microsoft online services is becoming the new norm. Accurately assessing Azure requirements can be complex, time-consuming and result in challenges such as:
- Failure to identify right sizing opportunities
- Poorly optimised procurement
- Understanding the financial and operational impact of a migration
- How to build a business case for Azure
Cloud Economic Assessment Datasheet
Download the ‘Cloud Economics Assessment’ datasheet for more information about how Version 1 can support and assess your Azure requirements.View Datasheet
High Level Steps
Using a blend of data-driven tooling, technical and software asset management expertise this foundation assessment supports organisations during the pre-planning stages of datacentre modernisation planning.
Discover: Weeks 1 – 2
Initiation workshop designed to catalogue:
- Business Goals
- Technical requirements
- Post-migration costs and considerations
- Automated collection of asset intelligence
Analyse and Verify: Weeks 3 – 4
Analyse data and categorise workloads by:
- Future State
- Compile insights to enable rough order of magnitude estimate for migration and supplementary Azure costs
- Draft findings validation workshop
Present and Recommend: Week 5
- Presentation of findings
- Readiness levels
- Azure related cost estimates
- Optimisation opportunities
- Additional considerations and dependencies
- High level migration plan including recommended next steps
The Benefits of a Cloud Economics Assessment
Control Cloud Costs
Enable Workload Prioritisation
Gain Strategic Insights
Our Microsoft Solution Partner Designations
Why Version 1?
We will always put the customer first. We are technology agnostic, providing a modular plug & play approach to each set of unique customer requirements. We enable clients to make better, more informed decisions on their software estate; understand the options and make the right decision for you. Our priority is to give the best advice, not just to secure licensing revenue.
Reduce Cost & Risk
- Tools Agnostic
Market Leading Expertise
- Breadth & Scale
- Technical Background
- Ongoing Staff Education
News & Insights
Downloadable Content, News, Whitepaper: August 21, 2023
Read time: 3 mins There is a huge demand for IT skills globally. This was the case before the pandemic and is it likely to remain for years to come as businesses migrate away from legacy IT environments...
Datasheets, Digital Guides, Downloadable Content, Whitepaper: August 21, 2023
A Comparison of Cost, Expertise & Efficiency of a Partner v Hiring In-house As organisations brace themselves for uncertain economic conditions, whilst at the same time trying to find, train and...
Blog: October 7, 2021
Gartner published a press release in November 2020 that stated, “The COVID-19 pandemic forced organizations to quickly focus on three priorities: preserve cash and optimize IT costs, support and secure...