This course will look at the process of migrating workloads to Azure. You will leave with the information needed to develop a solid migration plan to keep mission-critical apps and data protected as your customers transition and modernize their application, data, and infrastructure environment.
Module 1: Whiteboard Design Session - Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 end of support planning
- Review the customer case study
- Design a proof of concept solution
- Present the solution
Who should attend
This workshop is intended for Cloud Architects and IT professionals who have architectural expertise of infrastructure and solutions design in cloud technologies and want to learn more about Azure and Azure services as described in the ‘About this Course’ and ‘At Course Completion’ areas. Those attending this workshop should also be experienced in other non-Microsoft cloud technologies, meet the course prerequisites, and want to cross-train on Azure.
At the end of this whiteboard design session, you will leave with the information needed to develop a solid migration plan to keep mission-critical apps and data protected as they are transitioned and modernized. Topics covered will include how to get an inventory of a 2008 server environment, how to categorize 2008 workloads and evaluate the best option for each category, migration and upgrade tools available, TCO analysis tools, offers available from Microsoft to leverage existing licenses and innovations of recent product updates, licensing and technologies.