The first step towards building a successful roadmap to the cloud is to prepare an inventory of your current business applications. Once the inventory is complete, these applications may be classified into the following 7 broad categories. This helps with the prioritization of application workloads for migration to the cloud. It also helps you understand the time, effort, and cost involved in cloud migration for each application.
In the next post, I’ll describe how you can assess the requirements for each application but in the meantime you can read more for yourself in our cloud migration white paper.