Cloud computing may help you address escalating IT costs. But you need a cloud computing strategy based on a thorough evaluation of how your infrastructure and workloads can best be optimized using cloud computing.
IBM Infrastructure Strategy and Design Services for Cloud Computing - cloud infrastructure strategy and design uses rigorous qualitative and quantitative analysis tools to help you define a value-driven cloud computing strategy.
As a new consumption and delivery model, cloud computing is enabling businesses to reduce costs and improve service levels. And, as with any evolution, cloud computing comes with both opportunities and challenges. An in-depth understanding of these is critical to achieving the desired benefits. You need to have a clear strategy and plan for the right cloud model for your business, when to implement it, which workloads to migrate and how to ensure a smooth, successful transition.
IBM consultants use a unique cloud adoption framework and the IBM Cloud Workload Analysis Tool to help you analyze your existing environment and determine the cloud computing model best suited for your business. Our specialists can help you identify the business areas and workloads that, when migrated to a cloud computing model, can enable you to reduce costs and improve service delivery in line with your business priorities. We work with you to develop a detailed implementation plan that can help you evolve toward your selected cloud computing model.