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Cloud Assessment


Whether you’re considering a first-time migration to the Cloud or want to optimise your current implementation, our Cloud Assessment service will help you demystify the process, understand the costs and see the benefits of cloud technology. Access our Award-Winning DevOps team to design a best practice implementation of cloud services.


  • ISO 27001 compliant analysis of your IT environment, from our Award-Winning DevOps Team
  • Design a new cloud architecture or optimize existing tenants
  • Develop the right migration plan for Microsoft Azure workloads
  • Leverage our expertise & experience to integrate Azure services into your wider business
  • Direct access to a Senior DevOps Engineer


  • Reduce management overhead costs by hosting in the cloud
  • Improve reliability and performance of your IT & Business Applications
  • Reduce licensing and hosting costs through optimisation
  • Agility to deploy changes easily to the environment
  • In House integration with cloud-based services
  • Scale services automatically

How it works

Firstly, we will complete a detailed assessment of your current infrastructure, applications and services. From this, we will identify opportunities for improvement, then create a best practice infrastructure design and implementation plan.

Working with major platforms hosting bespoke, hybrid, off-shelf, IaaS, PaaS applications and many more. Our DevOps experts will typically assess servers, applications and services based on some of the technologies above.

What you get

Included as standard:

Our enterprise grade assessment process ensures all necessary steps to create a robust, deliverable solution proposal are completed.

  • Pre-assessment Q&A
  • Assessment Plan
  • Assessment / Consultation Workshop(s)
  • Detailed Technical Analysis
  • RAG recommendations report
  • Fully costed solution proposal
  • Architecture Design Diagram
  • Licensing Model Recommendations
  • Active Directory Integration Review
  • Recommendations Review

Choose your package

Different levels of assessment are available to suit the scale of your digital estate.

SME - £2,000

If you have few applications or services, our SME assessment will cover your needs.

Enterprise - £5,000

Enterprise assessments are for complex applications and services, including requirements for on-premise integration.

Extend an existing package

You can extend your assessment package with additional services or bespoke requirements - contact us.

Customer Use Cases

Short stories of where our Cloud Assessment has made an impact

Reduced SQL Licencing Costs

Improved Service Response Times

Arrange your assessment today

We’ll need you to answer some pre-assessment questions for our DevOps engineers, to prepare and schedule your assessment. The engineer will identify other requirements specifically for you, typically security credentials and any available technical documentation for this type of service.

Your Name


Your Organisation


Your Email


Your Job Title


Contact Phone Number


Can you give us an overview of what you are looking to migrate?

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